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[Commlist] position in communication at tel aviv university

Tue Aug 04 08:56:40 GMT 2020

*Position at the School of Social Sciences****and Policy Studies*

Faculty of Social Sciences

Tel Aviv University


July 2020

The School of Social Sciences and Policy Studies at Tel Aviv University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position starting from October 1^st , 2021. Successful applicants must have expertise inCommunication studies or related fields.

The School is composed of four departments: Communication, Labor Studies, Public Policy, and Sociology and is part of the Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences. It combines research and teaching in a wide range of fields concerned with social sciences. It has a strong commitment to multidisciplinary research and teaching, and provides opportunities for interactions with many departments and research units on and off campus. It has a rich tradition of high-level, internationally recognized research and teaching.

The candidate must have a PhD degree or expect to be awarded a doctoral degree by October 2020, in communication or related fields, with excellent proven research and publication record. Post-doctoral experience is desirable.

The position includes full-time teaching, at introductory level courses supervision of MA and PhD students, and pursuing high-quality research based on grants received from competitive local and international foundations. Teaching at the Tel Aviv University is primarily in Hebrew, and candidates must be able to teach courses in Hebrew within three years of their appointment.

Screening and assessment of the candidates will be based on their academic excellence, their teaching performance, and the relevance of their research and teaching fields to the school and to the department of Communication. They will follow the University’s standards and the best candidates’ applications will be submitted to the relevant academic institutions for approval. The rank of the applicants will be determined based on their achievements. Preference will be given to applicants specializing in:

·Regulation and Ethical issues

·Computational Social Sciences

·Human-Computer Interactions

·Social data, Algorithmic Culture, applied data science

Qualified applicants should submit:

·A complete CV in the format required by the University’s academic secretary

·A detailed statement of research achievements and projects (2-3 pages)

·A list of research and teaching interests

·A sample of three papers (published or accepted for publication)

·The names and contact details (including full address, phone number, and email address) of three academic referees (one recommendation letter may be sent by the referee directly to the head of the selection committee).

·Teaching evaluations (if such exist)

Tel Aviv University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from minorities, women, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas

All the materials should be sent by September 1, 2020 to Prof Shira Dvir-Gvirsman at:

(shirad /at/ <mailto:(shirad /at/>

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