Professor of Media, University of Ulster


This post is based in the School of Media, Film and Journalism which is recognised as a centre of excellence for its integration of media theory, industry-accredited practice and skills, and internationally excellent research. Research is co-ordinated through the Centre for Media Research (CMR) and in RAE 2008, media research at Ulster was ranked in the top 10 media submissions. Research within the CMR includes : historical studies and practice-related research in film, television and photography ; media policy and regulation ; the press ; archives and archiving ; digital media ; and interactive media.

The appointee to the Professorship in Media will have an outstanding personal research record, together with proven leadership skills.

For appointments at the level of Professor an attractive reward package, including a competitive starting salary, access to a pension scheme and financial assistance with relocation expenses is available.

All posts are available from an early date mutually convenient to the University and the successful candidate

Application deadline May 13th 2013



Máire Messenger Davies PhD, FRSA, MBPsS

Professor of Media Studies

School of Media, Film and Journalism

University of Ulster

Cromore Rd

Coleraine, BT52 1SA

N. Ireland, UK