The School of Communication at Simon Fraser University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of media, culture and technology. The successful candidate will have research and teaching interests and experience in two or more of the following areas: media history, new media, research design; popular culture; mobilities and the global city; democratic communication, and social movements.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in communication, or a cognate field, with demonstrated skill in undergraduate teaching. Candidates will be expected to mentor, supervise and teach graduate students, and to participate in the governance and affairs of the School.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, gay men and lesbians. All appointments are subject to budgetary authorization. Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details go to this page.
Applications should include a CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, and a sample of published work (or a work prepared for publication). Letters from three referees should be sent directly to the School.
Applications must be received by Tuesday February 28, 2006, addressed to:
Dr. Martin Laba, Director
School of Communication
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6