2 Positions in Communications University of Ottawa (Canada)

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As part of a major expansion of its research programs in Communication, the Faculty of Arts at the University of Ottawa invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions;  one in Public Relations and the second in International Communication and Digital Media.

Title of the positions: Assistant Professor 
Duties: The functions of a member of the academic staff include, in varying proportions: a) teaching activities; b) scholarly activities revealed by research or professional work; c) academic service activities; d) supervision of graduate students.
Terms: Tenure-track position
Salary:  The salary scale for an Assistant Professor starts at $77,379.00
Benefits package: The University of Ottawa provides a complete compensation package which includes long term disability, basic group life insurance, supplementary health insurance, University of Ottawa Pension Plan and optional life insurance.
Location of work:  Department of Communication, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier East, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Contact information: Dr. Isaac Nahon-Serfaty, Faculty of Arts Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5 inahonse@uOttawa.ca   Telephone: 613-562-5800 ext: 3836, fax: 613-562-5240

# 1 Public Relations
Skill requirements:
• Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Communication (preferred) or in a related field.
• Candidates must have an excellent record of research and peer-reviewed publications in Public Relations or Marketing Communication. 
• Candidates must have an excellent knowledge of theories in Public Relations and/or Marketing Communication.
• Preference will be given to candidates developing a research program relating to the digital ecosystem. 
• Candidates must be able to teach in English or in French at the time of hire and must possess a passive understanding of the other official language. Active bilingualism at the time of hire is an asset and is required in order to receive tenure
• Experience in teaching preferred.
• Experience supervising masters and doctoral students would be an asset.

# 2 International Communication and Digital Media.
Skill Requirements:
• Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Communication (preferred) or in a related field.
• Candidates must have an excellent record of research and peer-reviewed publications in International Communication and Digital Media. 
• Candidates must have an excellent knowledge of contemporary approaches in International Communication as well as Digital Media.
• Preference will be given to candidates developing a research program that relates to globalization in media ecosystems and digital platforms. 
• Preference will be given to candidates using quantitative methods in their research program. 
• Candidates must be able to teach in English or in French at the time of hire and must possess a passive understanding of the other official language. Active bilingualism at the time of hire is an asset and is required in order to receive tenure
• Experience in teaching preferred.
• Experience supervising masters and doctoral students would be an asset.

Application deadlineJuly 15, 2015.

Please send your curriculum vitae, a detailed research proposal, a description of teaching interests and three confidential letters of reference to:

Isaac Nahon-Serfaty, Chair
Department of Communication
University of Ottawa,
55 Laurier East Av., 11th floor (room 11101B)  
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada
K1N 6N5
Email: inahonse@uottawa.ca

According to government policy, all qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. When submitting your application, please indicate your current status. The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require by contacting the Office of the Associate Vice-President, Faculty Affairs at 613-562-5958. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.

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