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Job Details - Professor/Full Professor (Head of School), UCD School of Information and Communication Studies (Permanent)

University College Dublin is seeking to fill a Professor/Full Professor role in Information and Communication Studies to offer leadership to the School in its goal to grow its research, teaching, and international engagement. This is a permanent full-time role in the UCD School of Information and Communication Studies.

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, digital and data journalism, digital media studies, and information literacy. The successful candidate will be expected to assume the responsibilities of head of school on appointment for a period of 3-5 years.

Note: It is envisaged interviews for this post will take place weeks beginning 21 or 28 May 2018.

For further information and to apply please visit our HR website select 'External Applicants' this takes you to UCD's online Job Application System. In the'search by vacany area' please select 'Senior Appointments'. Please see below.


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UCD School of Information and Communication Studies

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