Monday, October 28, 2013

Journalism / Media Studies Instructor - American University of Kuwait

(Position Code No. 13-201- AUKWEB 10): The Communication & Media Program is currently accepting applications for a full-time position in Journalism/Media Studies to teach introductory and advanced courses in journalism. The ideal candidate would be a practitioner and a scholar who can balance the theoretical aspects of the field with its practical applications. Practical experience in print and/or broadcast journalism is essential. Ph.D. required.

Application Instructions:
Application packages are to be submitted electronically to
faculty@auk.edu.kw (attachments must not exceed 10 MB per e-mail). The package should contain the following:

1) Cover letter, detailing the candidate’s specific interest in AUK, and how the candidate’s past experience provides a suitable basis for performance in the position for which they are applying;
2) A current CV;
3) Statement on research and service and statement of teaching methodology, including curricular development that the individual has initiated and executed;
4.) Copies of teaching evaluations if available;
5) The names and addresses, both electronic and postal, of three referees.
6) Two recent publications /two writing samples;

(For large items such as books, please send hardcopies to the Academic Dean’s Office)
Academic Dean’s Office,
American University of Kuwait,
Salem Al Mubarak Street,
Opposite Salmiya Palace Hotel,
Salmiya, Kuwait ).

In completing your application, please quote position code number. Incomplete applications will not be considered. For full consideration, applications should be reviewed by December 1, 2013.

Visit the AUK website (www.auk.edu.kw) to learn about the degree programs, university facilities, and campus life.