Lecturer in Journalism
Media and Communications,Journalism
Short info about job
Company: University of Hertfordshire
Department: School of Humanities
Salary: £32,548 to £38,833 Grade 7 p.a. (pro rata)
Hours: Part Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1524 8030975
Fax: +44-1559 6335510
Detail information about job Lecturer in Journalism. Terms and conditions vacancy
FTE: Part time position working 18.5 hours per week (0.5FTE)
Duration of Contract: Permanent
The School of Humanities is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Journalism (part-time) to join the Media subject group from January 2018. The successful applicant will have relevant teaching and professional experience, with a track record in radio and/or mobile journalism and will contribute to the further development of our growing Journalism provision.
Main duties & responsibilities
The post-holder will be required to undertake teaching, assessment and module leadership on the Journalism programmes, undertake appropriate scholarly activities, facilitate curriculum development within the Journalism programmes, and carry out normal administrative and organisational duties commensurate with the post.
Skills and experience needed
The post holder will have substantial proven professional industry practice within a broadcast or multi-media environment (to include the last three years),relevant teaching experience at HE level, and the ability to teach undergraduate modules in areas including Online Journalism, Multiplatform Journalism and Radio.
A good first degree in an appropriate subject will be a minimum requirement.
Contact Details: Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Paul Sutton, Head of Media, e-mail [email protected], tel. 01707 285702.
The appointment will commence early January 2018.
The University offers a range of benefits including a pension scheme, professional development, family friendly policies, child care vouchers, a fee waiver of 50% for all children of staff under the age of 21 at the start of the course, discounted memberships at the Hertfordshire Sports Village and generous annual leave.