1 Post-Doc Teaching Fellow at NUS

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Type Job
Categoryies (tags) Postdoc
Dates 2020/03/20 - 2020/08/15
Link https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16184
Address Singapore
Geolocation 1° 17' 48", 103° 46' 35"
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Submission deadline 2020/08/15
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Tweet 2-year Post-Doc Teaching Fellow application open at National Uni of Singapore, in Media and Communication Studies, likely relevant to EMCA researchers. Deadline: 15 August, 2020.
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1 Post-Doc Teaching Fellow at NUS:


The Department of Communications and New Media in the Faculty of Arts and Social Science at the National University of Singapore invites applicants for the following positions to begin in July 2021:

Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow

Candidates will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: new media and mobility; cultural studies in Asia; cultural theory and materialist cultural studies; critical software studies and network theory; games and e-sports theory; race, gender and sexuality studies in Asia; critical creative industry and policy studies; Asian film and digital heritage studies; digital ethnography and qualitative research methods.

Qualifications: PhD in Cultural Studies, Media and Communications Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, or closely related discipline by date of appointment; evidence of successful teaching.

Responsibilities: This is a full-time position for 2 years. The incumbent is expected to teach 2 modules per year (50%); advance their research by publishing top-tier journal articles and/or turning their thesis into a monograph; developing their new postdoctoral project, and; contribute to curriculum development in cultural and media studies. The anticipated start date is 1 July 2021 prior to the beginning of the semester in August 2021.

Context: Established in 2004, the Department of Communications and New Media is a leader in communication and new media research and education. It offers undergraduate, honours and PhD programmes in communications and new media studies, with an innovative curriculum that introduces students to key debates in the areas of media studies, communication management, interactive media design and cultural studies. Its curriculum provides students with practical skills in social media management, user interface design, and digital marketing. Its students undertake industry immersion through its compulsory internship programme. The Department also offers an undergraduate double degree with the School of Business; undergraduate minors in Interactive Media Design and Cultural Studies, and the Cultural Studies in Asia PhD programme. It has research concentrations in media psychology, health communication and cultural studies. Successful candidates for these positions will join an engaging community of 32 full-time faculty and 760 undergraduate and graduate students.

Singapore is a modern, English-speaking city state that is connected to the world via global commerce, finance and transport networks with a stable climate year round and a cosmopolitan mix of cultures and languages.

For full consideration, please submit a complete application as indicated below via academic jobs online. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

See https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16184 for more information.

Application deadline: 15 August 2020