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.
Assistant Professor in Information Studies
We are looking for a scholar-teacher working in the area of information and knowledge management. 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.
Assistant Professor in Journalism
We seek a scholar with research and teaching expertise on the intersection between journalism and new technologies, such as but not limited to: automation in journalism, audience analytics and social media, big data, and emerging narrative formats such as virtual reality. The ideal candidate will have 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 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.
Lecturer in Social Science Research and Fieldwork/ Documentation
The successful candidate will come from the communication or social science discipline and be with NTU-USP as the primary domain. He/she will be involved in offering NTU-USP courses including the NTU-USP core module Fieldwork and Documentation and an introductory course on Quantitative Research. The successful candidate may teach/co-teach other core modules and interdisciplinary electives in NTU-USP, within his/her area of expertise. He/she is also expected to be involved in NTU-USP core faculty administrative aspects, such as involvement in NTU-USP’s outreach and admissions.
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Relations
We are looking for applicants with expertise in Public Relations and Corporate Communication, with experience (industry related or teaching) in one or more of the following areas:
• Agency-Client Management
• Influencer Marketing
• Owned-paid-earned Content Generation
• Reputation and Brand Management
• Corporate Communication
• Internal Communication
• CEO Speech Writing
• Writing for Internal and External Communication
• Leadership Communication
• Media Research including Media Monitoring and Social Listening
• Change Management Communication
• Media Relations including Media Training
• Corporate Storytelling
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