Koç University, Media and Visual Arts

Position ID:KU-MAVA-FACULTYINSTRUCTORPOSITIONS [#26613]
Position Title: Faculty and Instructor Positions
Position Type:Open Rank
Position Location:Istanbul, Sariyer 34450, Turkey [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Media Studies / New Media and Society
Appl Deadline:2024/01/19 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/11/15, listed until 2024/01/19)
Position Description:    

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Full-time faculty and/or full-time instructor position(s) of any rank in Media and Communications, Department of Media and Visual Arts

Koç University, Istanbul

Koç University's Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) invites applications for full-time open-rank faculty and instructor positions to start in September 2024.

Qualifications and Position Responsibilities For the full-time faculty position, at the time of employment, candidates should have a Ph.D. in media studies or a related field. Areas of specialization are open, but candidates specializing in emerging media, media and culture industries, media and politics, platform studies, television and film studies, sound studies, and strategic communication are particularly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates are expected to have an active research agenda. Applicants whose research is interdisciplinary and who conduct research with diverse approaches, including qualitative, historical, or computational methods, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will teach two courses per semester (such as Media Research Methods, Introduction to Media and Communication, and Media and Culture Industries).

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. For the full-time instructor position, at the time of employment, candidates should have a PhD in media studies or related fields. Areas of specialization are open, but candidates specializing in emerging media, media and culture industries, media and politics, platform studies, television and film studies, sound studies, and strategic communication are particularly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will teach three courses per semester (such as media research methods, introduction to media and communication, and media and culture industries)

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

About Media and Visual Arts Department, Koç University Koc Unversity is a foundation-funded, non-profit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey. The university is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. Koç University is among the top 350-400 universities according to THE 2024 University Rankings, and 55th according to 2023 THE Young University Rankings. With 8820 active students, the university offers 22 undergraduate, 42 Master’s and 29 Phd programs. The medium of instruction is English. MAVA at Koç University offers an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes visual communication, visual design, interaction design, media studies, communications theory, media/arts management, photography, film, and production. With this diversity, the department offers four certification programs focusing on Design, User Experience, Film and Video, and Media and Management.

Applicants can submit applications electronically via ACADEMIC JOBS ONLINE.

Deadline for submission of applications is 19 January 2024.

Submissions should include:

● Cover letter ● Curriculum Vitae ● Teaching statement ● Research statement ● Contact information for three referees

Should you have further questions, please contact ckiratli@ku.edu.tr


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Further Info:
https://cssh.ku.edu.tr/en/education/media-and-visual-arts/about/
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Koç University
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Department of Media and Visual Arts
Rumelifeneri Yolu Sariyer
Istanbul Turkey 34450