Assistant / Associate/ Full Professor for Mass Communication - Arab Media

Location
Kuwait
Posted
Nov 16, 2017
Closes
Feb 14, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
The Gulf University for Science and Technology (www.gust.edu.kw) is Kuwait's first private, American-model university with a current enrollment of approximately 3,900 students. GUST currently offers programs in the Arts and Sciences, as well as Business-including an MBA. 

The Department of Mass Communication and Media (MCM) invites applications for three open-rank, full-time positions. All candidates are expected to hold a PhD in a relevant field and have a demonstrated record of scholarly achievement, including no less than three academic publications. Interest in, or experience with, community engagement and experiential learning is highly desirable. All instruction is in English. 

Candidate sought with a background in mass media, strategic communication, or journalism with a specialization in Arab media. Teaching expectations include general mass media classes (introduction, writing, theory, etc.), as well as the development of specialized undergraduate courses in Arab media and communication studies. 

The Department of Mass Communication and Media offers a B.A. degree with concentrations in public relations and advertising, visual communication, and digital media production. There are approximately 600 majors overall with the largest majority concentrating in PR. The MCM department prides itself on an active and collegial academic environment with a strong commitment to experiential learning. The department and university are accredited both locally and internationally. The departmental teaching load is 3 sections per semester. 

GUST offers generous salaries and an excellent package, including housing and transportation allowances, educational allowances for dependents, private medical and dental plans, as well as annual return airfare home. Kuwait is also an income-tax-free country. To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below.