The Department of Journalism and Media Studies in the School of Literature, Language and Media is seeking to employ a Part-time 50% Lecturer/Associate Lecturer in Development Communications on a three-year contract. The successful candidate will coordinate and teach our Development Communications certificates, which have both theoretical and practical elements.  Applicants should be committed to excellence in both communications and teaching.  Preference will be given to those with experience in the field of development communications and teaching.

Requirements:  A Masters or PhD, and experience in the field of development communications/journalism.

Enquiries: Prof A Harber, e-mail:


Submit a letter of motivation, full curriculum vitae, certified copies of qualifications and identity document and the names and contact details of three referees (incl. e-mail addresses).

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CLOSING DATE:    26 February 2016