Founded in 1992, the WKWSCI has grown to become one of the region’s leading sources of world-class education and top-notch research in communication and information studies. In 2006, the School established an endowment fund of S$30 million to support a wide range of educational and research activities. Extensive research, teaching and production facilities help to keep faculty and students at the leading edge of their disciplines.
WKWSCI has more than 50 full-time faculty members, 500 graduate students and 700 undergraduates. For more information about the school and its programs, please refer to the website: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/sci.
Full Professor and Endowed Chair
We are searching for an internationally acclaimed scholar to hold the Wee Kim Wee Professorship, a prestigious endowed chair housed in the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at NTU. Scholars from a variety of academic disciplines are invited to apply, including, but not limited to: Communication; Information; Business; Social and Behavioural Sciences; or Humanities. Candidates should have scholarly expertise in one or more of the following areas: digital entrepreneurship; Internet accessibility; mobile communication; e-commerce; knowledge management; or digital humanities.
Associate Professor (Practice-Track) in Script-writing and Multimedia Storytelling
We are seeking to hire our School’s first Associate Professor of Practice in recognition of the importance of this subject area and the degree to which this position can support the various undergraduate concentrations in our School. The ability to generate video content and to be a capable multimedia storyteller is a vital skill for our students, whether in television programming, public relations, advertising or journalism.
Assistant Professor in Public Relations
We are seeking a scholar in the area of public relations with research and teaching expertise in such areas as corporate communications management, international public relations, public relations strategy, public relations and social media or public relations in an Asian context. The successful candidate will have a record of research published in strong academic journals, an agenda for seeking external funding, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Assistant Professor in Computer-Mediated Communication
We are searching for a scholar who studies computer-mediated communication (CMC) in any of several social contexts, including personal relationships, group decision-making, commerce and health, among others. We are defining CMC broadly to include mobile telephony, internet, social media, and other forms of computer-mediated communication technologies. The successful candidate will have a record of research published in strong academic journals, an agenda for seeking external funding, and a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Relations
We are looking for applicants with expertise in Public Relations, preferably in one or more of the following areas:
• Corporate Storytelling
• Corporate Video
• Content Marketing
• Reputation and Brand Management
• Account Management
Assistant Professor in Organisational Communication
We are seeking a scholar in the area of Organisational Communication. The successful candidate must have a strong publication and teaching record in organisational communication. This can include examination of organisational communication across various social, cultural and institutional contexts including communication between, among and within not-for-profit and global organisations. It also includes communication among stakeholders, for example, employees, owners, governmental authorities, and consumers. This area is one of the most sought-after specialisations among students. Thus, the successful candidate must have a strong track record of teaching at both the Bachelor’s and the Master’s level.
Post Date: 6 October 2017
Expiry Date: 30 November 2017
Assistant Professor in Visual Analytics
We are looking for a scholar-teacher working in the broadly-defined area of visual analytics or information visualisation. Ideally, the candidate's expertise will primarily focus on the human aspects of data visualization (such as human-computer interaction, interface design, perceptual psychology, and social consequences) while supplementing these with skills in the technical aspects of visual analytics (such as the design and implementation of systems). The candidate is expected to possess a terminal degree in an appropriate field from a reputable university.
Post Date: 28 June 2017
Expiry Date: 31 August 2017
Assistant Professor in Information and Knowledge Management
We are looking for a scholar-teacher working in the area of information and knowledge management, and its applications in strategic management contexts in domains such as marketing, customer management, and related domains. Ideally, the candidate would have experience in utilizing big data analytics in information and knowledge management contexts. The candidate is expected to possess a doctorate in an appropriate field from a reputable university.
Part Time Teaching Positions
NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information seeks new faculty colleagues with a strong record of high-quality research and a commitment to mentoring the next generation of communication and information scholars. Part-Time teaching position(s) is available to cater to the short-term teaching needs for Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information for the following programmes (1) MSc in Information Studies and (2) MSc in Knowledge Management. We are seeking a scholar in the area of Information Retrieval and Data Mining.
Post Date: 11 April 2017