Posted on: 13 November, 2018
Application deadline: December 15, 2018

Assistant/Associate Professor or Professor, Communication & Culture Department, Audencia Business School, France

Assistant/Associate Professor or Professor, Communication & Culture Department

Audencia Business School (France) invites applications at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor or Professor with research interests consistent with the areas of Communication, Media and Culture. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Position requirements

The preferred candidates for the position will:

  • hold a PhD;
  • demonstrate evidence of excellence in teaching both at undergraduate an post-graduate level. Subjects to be taught (either in French or in English) concern programmes delivered by the Communication and Culture Dept (BA and Master in Communication Studies, MSc Management & Entrepreneurship in the Creative Economy, Mastère Spécialisé Management de la Filière Musique, Major in Arts Management, Mastère spécialisé Marketing, Design et Création, etc.). A strong interest in the Cultural and Creative Industries would be appreciated. Applicants will be asked to design modules in line with their research field.
  • have an outstanding and ongoing program of academic research and publishing in top-tier journals in communication/media or management studies. The researcher is expected to commit to the development of academic projects of Communication and Culture department at Audencia

  • be expected to provide leadership in the areas of teaching, curriculum development, student engagement and extra-curricular activities in communication and culture.
  • be expected to contribute to outreach activities to the broader practitioner community.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and qualifications. There are a number of benefits attached to the contract including research and other performance based bonuses, full family public and private insurance coverage, generous medical coverage etc.

A good working knowledge of French and English is essential.

Position overview

The position is located within the Communication and Culture department at Audencia. Since 2017, most members of the Department’s staff and programmes are based on MediaCampus on the Ile de Nantes, at the heart of the Creative Cluster.

Audencia Business School is triple accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA), and one of the leading European and French Business Schools. It is located in the city of Nantes, just 2 hours away from Paris by train.

For an informal discussion, please contact: Delphine Saurier, Head of Research, Communication and Culture Dpt or Martha Abad Grebert, Head of Pedagogy, Communication and Culture Dpt