Job offer in england Head of Department and Chair in Communications and Media at University of Liverpool

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of the Arts

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Department and Chair in Communication and Media. As the Head of Department, working alongside the Dean of School you will be an active member of the School Management Team and will provide academic leadership in contributing to the strategic plan and annual operation of the School. You will lead and develop the Department of Communication and Media, refining and implementing our education and research strategies with plans to increase student numbers, enhance staff research and collaboration, ensuring an outward looking research agenda with embedded opportunities for impact activity. 

As Chair in Communication and Media, you will assume a professorial role in the School and will be expected to establish research and teaching contributions alongside the headship responsibilities.

The role of Head of Department will be for 5 years initially from 1 January 2019 (or as soon as possible after this date) and will be offered with a permanent post at Professorial level.

For informal enquires about the role please contact Professor Simeon Yates, Interim Dean of School, or Karen Prince, on 0151 795 0563.

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