Job offer in london Senior Lecturer/Reader in Journalism at City, University of London

City, University of London – Department of Journalism


City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City is in the UK’s top twenty (Guardian University Guide) and the world’s top four per cent (Times Higher Education World University Rankings). City attracts around 19,500 students (35% postgraduate), is well above the sector average for graduate employability in most subjects, is eleventh in the UK for starting salaries and second in London for student satisfaction. City joined the University of London in 2016.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

The Department of Journalism has an enviable global standing with an outstanding record of placing 96% of graduates in graduate-level employment.


The Department is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic with a research record likely to be assessed as world-leading or internationally excellent in the forthcoming Research Excellence Framework as Senior Lecturer or Reader of Journalism. The appointed academic will lead research and education in Journalism and will demonstrate an outstanding level of experience in the profession.

Additional Information

City offers a sector-leading salary, pension scheme and benefits including a comprehensive package of staff training and development.

The role is available from Autumn 2017.

Closing date: 25th May 2017

Interviews date: 15th June 2017.

To apply and for more information about the post please click on the apply button below.

Actively working to promote equal opportunity and diversity.

Academic excellence for business and the professions.

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