Visiting Fellow in Communications and New Media

Date: 26 Jun 2024

Location: ARTS & SOC SC, Kent Ridge Campus, SG

Company: National University of Singapore

Job Description

The Department of Communications and New Media is seeking applicants for the position of Visiting Fellow in Communication and New Media, specialising in mass communication, media effects, media writing and strategic communication. Applicants should demonstrate a keen understanding of current and emerging trends in the communications industry, as well as excellence and innovation in practice-led pedagogy.


Successful candidates must hold a PhD in Communication, or a closely related field by the date of appointment. They should also possess evidence of outstanding teaching ability, with a minimum of three (3) years of experience in higher education settings. Experience in teaching diverse student populations, including international, adult, and professional learners in online and face-to-face environments, is essential. 


The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching 120-150 hours per academic year within the Communications and New Media undergraduate and/or Master of Communication programmes. Other responsibilities may include developing teaching materials, supervising honours and graduate students, and contributing to administrative tasks. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2024, prior to the commencement of the August 2024 semester.

How to Apply

Interested parties are required to submit a complete dossier:


  1. Cover Page
  2. Full CV, including education, professional background, teaching and supervision, research activities and achievements, honours and awards, and service accomplishments to date. List all academic and non-academic positions.
  3. Name and contact of your PhD Supervisor. All PhD and postdoctoral supervisors or any other senior authors with close and regular collaborations (full name and institution) should be listed.
  4. University service. List and elaborate on the impact of service to the Department, Faculty and/or University, particularly where there are impactful leadership.
  5. Public and Professional Service. List and elaborate on the impact of service to the international academic community, profession/industry, and national/international agencies.
  6. A complete list of publications, grouped according to papers, books, and reviews, including page numbers, in bibliographic form.
  7. Citation (excluding self-citations and in the case of co-authored work, cross-citations) and impact analysis of research output, highlighting papers with the highest citation counts, and creative works with high impact.


For full consideration, please submit a complete application dossier. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Arts & Social Sciences

Department : Communications And New Media

Employee Referral Eligible: No

Job requisition ID : 24634