Job Vacancy: Professor of Media Studies and Head of Centre for Media Studies


Job Vacancy:  Professor of Media Studies and Head of Centre for Media Studies  National University of Ireland, Maynooth Ollscoil na hÉireann, Má Nuad School of English, Media and Theatre Studies   The Centre for Media Studies The Centre for Media Studies combines research and teaching in three  inter-related areas: media analysis (including media history, social media, transnationalism  and multiculturalism in relation to media, and film studies); broadcast media production; and  digital media production and analysis. The Centre has 5 full-time staff members and  currently offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees to 220 students.  The Role NUI Maynooth is committed to a strategy in which the primary University  goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and  equally valued. Professors will be expected to provide significant intellectual leadership, through a demonstrated commitment to both education and research, and also to  contribute to the effective leadership and management of the Department, the Faculty and  the University. We are seeking an academic with an outstanding record to join our staff  as Professor of Media Studies. The person appointed will have an excellent record of  teaching, research and publication. He/she will be expected to make a strong contribution to  the teaching, research and profile of the University, and to provide ongoing leadership for the  discipline.  For more information: