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240457 PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER
Department of Screen and Media Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
CRITICISM AND CREATIVITY IN 21ST CENTURY MEDIA
We are seeking an innovative teacher-researcher to join a dynamic and growing department,
recently named top media and communications research department in New Zealand. The
successful applicant will be expected to contribute significantly to the department's
research profile and to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Existing specialisms include
digital media (including games and mobile telecoms), indigenous media, political economy,
creative industries, globalisation, audience and reception studies, media history and
theory, media literacy, e-democracy. Applicants with significant research outputs in
creative media are also welcome. The successful candidate will be expected to take up the
post by June 30th 2005.
A PhD in a relevant discipline or equivalent accreditation and professional standing will
be required as will an international research reputation. Success in attracting external
research funding and grants would be an asset.
Further information regarding the University is available at http://www.waikato.ac.nz
additional information about the Deparment at http://www.waikato.ac.nz/film
Enquiries of an academic nature can be made to Professor Sean Cubitt, Chairperson,
Department of Screen and Media Studies, email: seanc(a)waikato.ac.nz
Applications for all positions close on Tuesday, 30 November 2004.