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Lecturer in Media and Cultural Theory at Birmingham City University, Job Ref 081124/006

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Faculty of Performance, Media & English

Lecturer in Media and Cultural Theory

£29,245 - £34,467 per annum

Reference: 081124/006

Closing Date: 9 December 2008

The Birmingham School of Media needs a dynamic media and cultural studies theory lecturer to join our team and to teach on undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Radio studies is particularly strong within the school, and is an expanding area of the curriculum.

We enjoy a strong reputation as a centre of excellence for media education in the UK. The programmes run by BSM have a strong vocational focus and where appropriate are accredited by professional bodies. You would become part of a growing research and knowledge transfer group and help develop new programmes.

You should have a broad knowledge of media and cultural theory and the ability to contribute to team taught modules in media research and analysis, history of the media, institutional studies and audience studies. We would welcome applications from candidates with an area of academic specialism in one or more of the following: radio and popular music, new media, media culture, research methods.

For full details please visit our website.

For further information, contact the Deputy Head of the School of Media, Professor Tim Wall on 0121 331 5719 or email: tim.wall@bcu.ac.uk

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