Assistant Professor in Communications

The School of Communications at DCU is home to almost 1,000 college students at undergraduate, postgraduate, and Ph.D. tiers. With a lifestyle stretching back nearly 40 years, the School is defined by excellence in both coaching and studies in journalism, multimedia, and communications research. In the QS worldwide difficulty rankings in 2018, DCU became in the top 2 hundred of just about 4,500 universities worldwide within the location of communications. The School’s lecturers undertake research contributing to countrywide and international debates and public policy formation. They have also led studies projects supported with the aid of national and international funders.

DCU has a sturdy record of attracting Irish and European Union funding below FP7, Horizon 2020, Marie Curie Actions, and Erasmus. We provide dynamic and across-the-world-centered surroundings in which to enhance your educational profession. The School gives undergraduate ranges in Journalism, Multimedia, Communication Studies, and Media Studies in the Bachelor of Arts (Joint Honours) program. It offers seven postgraduate fields in Journalism, Political Communication, Public Relations, Emerging Media, Science and Health Communication, Contemporary Screen Industries, and Social Media Studies. The School also gives based Ph.D. programs in Communication Studies and Journalism Studies.



Assistant Professor in Communications: The School is searching for growth staffing on its postgraduate programs and related modules across many undergraduate programs. The successful candidate may have a minimum of an honors diploma and a postgraduate qualification in a relevant region.

The hit candidate will even have the following:

At least three years of relevant industry or schooling revel in
Senior degree experience in documentary film, genuine tv production, and fiction initiatives
Experience in originating film and television projects, sourcing funding, preproduction, scripting, directing, editing, and put up-production
Significant enterprise relationships are confirmed via an established capacity to interact with instructional and non-academic companions. Complete knowledge of the Irish Film and television sectors
University-level teaching revel in and a willingness to contribute to the studies profile of the School

The hit candidate should be capable of running in a team and imparting leadership in growing the teaching and research agenda inside the School.

Mandatory Training:

The post holder may be required to adopt the subsequent mandatory compliance training: Orientation, Health & Safety, and Data Protection (GDPR). Other education may additionally want to be undertaken while appropriate.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Successful applicants could be anticipated to play a distinguished role in improving and delivering the School’s taught programs and undertaking high nice research main to countrywide and worldwide ebook and exhibition. They will also be predicted to participate in School sports, proactively contribute to developing the School’s profile in coaching and research, interact with industry, and adopt administrative, control, and leadership obligations associated with the placement.

Informal Enquiries to:

Professor Kevin Rafter, Head of School of Communications E-mail: kevin.Rafter@dcu.Ie Please do now not send packages to this electronic mail cope with. The software process is outlined below.

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