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Associate Professor / Professor of Communication and Media
University of South Australia

Date Posted Aug. 21, 2018
Title Associate Professor / Professor of Communication and Media
University University of South Australia
Adelaide, Australia
Department School of Creative Industries
Application Deadline Sep. 21, 2018
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Communications/Journalism (all)

Associate Professor / Professor of Communication and Media

  • Play an integral role in enriching innovative curricula
  • School of Creative Industries
  • Continuing appointment

The University of South Australia is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions. Creativity and innovation are at the foundation of everything we do.

The School of Creative Industries brings together the University’s suite of creative programs and we invite you to join with us in shaping the future of the creative professions at a time of critical transformation in higher education.

The School is strongly engaged with industry, both with media and digital arts organisations and with cultural and collecting organisations, including key museum, gallery and theatre partners. Our strengths in research lead to innovation and excellence in teaching. We are number one in South Australia for research in cultural studies, linguistics, and journalism and professional writing, and our research in sociology is recognised as world-class.

The Associate Professor / Professor of Communication and Media will play an integral part in developing and enriching innovative curricula and demonstrate a passion for cutting edge interdisciplinary research, embracing new technologies and providing graduates with the skills to place them at the forefront of current best practices.
With a PhD qualification in a relevant discipline, you will be a leading expert in the field and have a track record of funded industry-relevant research and engagement to enable you to take a lead role in industry, government and community engagement.

For further information about the position and the School of Creative Industries, please visit Communication and Media position website

Lodging your application
For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit For further information about the position, please contact Professor Jason Bainbridge, Head of School on +61 8 830 24269.

Applications close: 5.00pm Friday, 21 September 2018

Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current South Australian Working with Children Assessment.

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Contact Information

  • University of South Australia
    UniSA International, University of South Australia
    Adelaide 5000
  • +61 8 830 24269


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