Open Rank Position in Media and Communication Studies

Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) invites applications for full-time faculty positions of any rank (beginning September 2019). Areas of specialization are open, but candidates specializing in emerging media, media and politics, media and cultural studies are particularly encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will be expected to teach two courses per semester and is expected to have an active research agenda. At the time of employment, candidates should have a PhD. We especially encourage applications from candidates whose research agenda is interdisciplinary. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Koç University is a foundation-funded, non-profit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey. The university is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. The medium of instruction is English. MAVA at Koç University offers an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes media studies and communications theory, film, media/arts management, and production.

Applicants can submit applications electronically in pdf format to the email address below. Deadline for submission of applications is 02 April 2019 (not March 21 as I originally wrote). However, the position will be open until filled.

• Cover letter summarizing research and teaching approach and goals
• Curriculum Vitae
• Three reference letters

Please address all correspondence to Ms. Merve Dalyaprak
Email: mdalyaprak@ku.edu.tr