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[Commlist] job: Senior Lecturer in Media Production specialising in Audiovisual, Production
Tue Jan 07 12:11:21 GMT 2020
Senior Lecturer in Media Production specialising in Audiovisual
Linneaus University, Kalmar, Sweden
Reference number: 2019/795-2.2.1
The Department om Media and Journalism at Linneaus University, Kalmar,
Sweden is looking for a senior lecturer in Media Production specialising
in Audiovisual Production
The department strives to integrate academic research and professional
competence, and offers free-standing courses and subject-based courses
in a range of educational programmes, many of which can be studied both
on campus and through distance learning.
The department is now seeking to further enhance its position in the
field of media production by appointing a senior lecturer in Media
Production, specialising in Audiovisual Production. The aim is to
further develop Media Production to create a main subject area with an
*Subject area of the position: *Media Production specialising in
*Current location: *Kalmar
*Nature of the position: *Permanent employment, 100%. A six-month trial
period will be applied.
*Job description: *Duties involve tuition in the subject of Media
Production at first cycle and second cycle level, with a focus on
theoretical understanding and vocational knowledge. This includes
lectures, practical supervision and examination, as well as course
planning and development, evaluation and other administration. Tuition
takes place within both free-standing courses and the undergraduate
programmes in Journalism and Communication Science.
The position includes research, and you are also expected to contribute
and publish research in the field of media production, to take part in
the department’s research faculty meetings, to actively seek research
funding and to contribute to linking tuition to research and to its
professional relevance and topicality.
*Selection requirements: *To be appointed as a senior lecturer, the
applicant must have obtained a PhD or possess equivalent academic
competence with reference to the subject matter of the appointment.
Appropriate subject areas for the appointment are: Media and
Communication Studies, Journalism, Film Studies, Art Education or
associated subjects with a link to media production.
Applicants must also be able to document educational skills, a good
ability to collaborate and be able to teach in Swedish and English.
*Assessment criteria: *The level of ability that is a requirement for
the appointment will apply as assessment criteria for the appointment of
a senior lecturer. Equal attention will be paid to assessing both
educational aptitude and academic aptitude.
Educational aptitude shall relate not only to planning, implementation
and evaluation of tuition, but also to supervision and examination.
Educational aptitude must be well documented in a way that enables the
quality to be assessed.
Special emphasis will be placed on experience and educational aptitude
with regard to teaching of theories and methods of relevance to the
subject of Media Production. Importance will also be attached to the
ability to plan, initiate, link to research, manage and develop
education and tuition.
When assessing academic aptitude, special emphasis will be placed on
experience of research in the subject of Media Production. The obtaining
of external research funding for the subject’s research areas is also
considered advantageous. When assessing academic aptitude, academic
quality will be considered in the first instance.
Significance will also be attached to the scope of research, primarily
with regard to its depth and breadth.
Furthermore, significance is also attached to the ability to plan,
manage, initiate and develop research and education, the ability to
obtain funding for research in competition, and documented ability to
interact both within the field of academia and with society at large.
Also advantageous for the appointment is up-to-date industry experience
of documentary narrative, TV production, journalism and/or digital
When the university appoints new teachers, the applicants selected are
those that are considered, through a qualitative assessment of
competence and aptitude, to possess the best capacity to perform and
develop relevant tasks and to contribute to a successful development of
Union representatives can be reached via the University's switchboard on
telephone +46 772-28 80 00.
*Welcome to submit your application no later than February 14th 2020!*
Linnaeus University has the ambition to utilize the qualities that an
even gender distribution and diversity brings to the organization.
Please apply by clicking on the Apply button at the bottom of the ad.
Your application should be designed according to the Template for
application which can be found in the Guide to Appointment procedures
under important documents below the ad. The credentials you invoke must
be verified with certification and they must be attached digitally in
your application. Other documents, including various types of scientific
works, must be submitted digitally along with the application. The
application and other documents to be marked with the reference number.
All documents cited must be received by the University no later than
24.00 (Local time in Sweden) on the closing day.
Head of Department
+46-480 44 64 58
(magnus.danielson /at/ lnu.se)
+46-470 - 70 81 84
(josefin.grahn /at/ lnu.se)
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