Professor of Information and Communication Studies
University College Dublin – UCD College of Social Sciences and Law
Closes: 4th January 2016
Job Ref: 007838
University College Dublin is seeking to fill the Professorship of Information and Communication Studies to take a lead within the School in its goal to grow its research, teaching, and international visibility. The successful candidate will be offered a permanent full-time Professorship in the UCD School of Information and Communication Studies. The successful candidate will be expected to take on the responsibilities of head of school for a term at or shortly after the commencement of the appointment.
Candidates with appropriate expertise in any area of the broad field of Information and Communication Studies will be considered. Current areas of research in the School include human-computer interaction, digital curation, cultural heritage informatics, data/information ethics, information architecture, foundations of information studies, information behaviour, data practices, and information literacy.
Note: It is envisaged interviews will take place in week commencing in late February 2016. The appointed Professor will ideally commence in post on 1 September 2016.
2013 (2010) Professor C Salary Scale: €106,516 to €136,276 per annum. Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the UCD Job Vacancies website.
Closing date: 17:00hrs (GMT) on Monday 4th January 2016
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD do not accept late applications.