Lecturer in Convergent Media Production – UWS

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Penrith and Parramatta Campus

Remuneration Package $104,814 to $123,680
Full time, Ongoing Appointment

The School of Humanities and Communication Arts seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Convergent Media Production.

This is an ongoing position linked to studies that engage with practice-based research approaches and methods in convergent media communications and dynamic contemporary contexts at the Penrith and Parramatta campuses of UWS.

The School takes pride in educating students in an environment that is contemporary, challenging and adapted to a rapidly evolving world, and we seek enthusiastic academics and emerging leaders to join our team. This position is linked to both practice-based studies in the Media Arts Production major, including television and transmedia production; and core theory studies in Media Law and Ethics, Communication Research Project and Media Memory. The position will develop and lead teaching and learning student productions in collaboration with TVS, Sydney’s community TV channel (digital 44), located on the UWS Penrith campus.

The successful applicant will have a PhD or equivalent in a related field, extensive professional and industry experience in convergent media production, across a range of clients and community contexts, and demonstrated industry experience in producing, scripting, and project management, production planning, sound and vision, and post-production consistent with convergent media productions. The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience in quality and innovative teaching at tertiary level, including a demonstrated capacity to work effectively and strategically with student production teams. The successful applicant will have demonstrated achievement in high quality research and publications that may include practice-based creative outcomes.

Remuneration Package: Academic Level B $104,814 to $123,680 p.a. (comprising Salary $88,569 to $104,584 p.a., plus 17% Superannuation, plus Leave Loading)

Position Enquiries: For more information on this position, please email Associate Professor Kaye Shumack at: k.shumack@uws.edu.au or Professor Lynette Sheridan Burns: l.sheridanburns@uws.edu.au

Closing Date: 30 May 2014

To apply for this position and to access the Position Description, please go to the UWS Website at: http://careers.uws.edu.au/Current-Vacancies