fwd: SFU job ad in media production and media analysis

From: zryd (email suppressed)
Date: Fri Mar 16 2007 - 14:05:01 PDT


                                         School of Communication

   The School of Communication invites applications for a tenure-track
position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of media production
and media analysis. The candidates must show the ability to implement
research initiatives and develop curricula, which are lab or studio based.
The successful candidate will have expertise within one or more of the areas
of soundscape analysis, media analysis, media education, social
communication design, digital media and documentary production. Experience
as creative media producers and with critical media analysis will be
considered an asset.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Communication, or a doctorate in a cognate
field, with demonstrated skill in undergraduate teaching in creative and
critical research and production practices as well as a willingness to teach
in relation to at least two areas of the School's curriculum. Candidates
will be expected to supervise, mentor 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 see

Applications should include a CV, a statement of research and teaching
interests, a sample
of published work (or a work prepared for publication), a production
portfolio where available,
and names/contact information for three referees. Applications must be
received by
April 30, 2007, addressed to:

Dr. Martin Laba, Director
School of Communication
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC
V5A 1S6

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