Jumat, 20 Agustus 2010

Research Associate in Internet Journalism at University of Leeds

Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts and Communications Institute of Communications Studies, University of Leeds offers a position for Research Associate in Internet Journalism. This post is an excellent opportunity for a graduate with research ambitions and experience in journalism to make the transition to an academic career. It offers a part-time PhD studentship and a 50% FTE teaching assistantship.

The position is a clearly defined training/career development position and will provide the opportunity for study towards a PhD on a part-time basis coupled with part-time teaching experience in the Institute of Communications Studies. The post is available from 20 September 2010 (or as soon as possible thereafter) for a fixed term until 19 September 2012.


  • Master`s degree in journalism, broadcast journalism, online journalism, or a related discipline such as media studies, communication studies or sociology.
  • The ability to take responsibility for allocated teaching duties and excellent interpersonal and communication skills are also essential to the post.
£24,273 – £28,983 plus annual stipend of £6,300; PhD fees will be paid by the Institute

All interetsed applciants need to submit following documents:
  1. Application form
  2. CV
  3. Equal Opportunities Monitoring form
  4. PhD Proposal (no more than 1500 words)
All the documents need to be submitted to vpaempl@leeds.ac.uk or post to:
PVAC Faculty Office
Clothworkers` Building South
University of Leeds

The application deadline is 23rd August 2010.
Informal inquiries may be made to the Head of Institute, Professor David Hesmondhalgh, via email to d.j.hesmondhalgh@leeds.ac.uk

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