BI Norwegian Business School invites applications for the position of Professor/ Associate Professor in Creative Industries Management at the Department of Communication and Culture.
The department has 52 academic staff and conducts research and teaching in, among other subjects, digital communication, cross-cultural communication, media management, creative industries, internet and technology, as well as management in education. Through research and teaching, our department works to create meaningful communication for sustainable organizations and an increasingly digitized society.
Through its academic work, BI has an ambition to make its mark in the international research community while at the same time developing our students’ academic competence and skills. Relevance and impact on practice will be ensured through extensive contact with business and industry. Teaching must be based on the cutting edge of research, show practical relevance for working life and develop both academic competence and skills in the students.
The position includes teaching related to BI's bachelor's program in Creative Industries Management, as well as the possible development of bachelor's and master's degree courses at executive and Master of Science level. It is expected that the candidate contributes with their expertise in cultural economics/Arts Management/arts-based methods in the rest of the industry. It is also expected that the candidate engages in international research networks, publishes in international journals and has an active role in the further development of BI's Center for Creative Industries (BI: CCI) with research collaboration, application for research funds and publications.
See BI's Center for Creative Industries website for more details HERE.
Expectations and obligations
Our faculty is expected to provide teaching and supervision of a high academic and pedagogical quality and is expected to continuously develop their teaching skills, e.g. by making use of new technology, new ways of learning and new forms of assessment. We have focus on quality and competence development and pedagogical activities should be continuously documented, supporting the process for further academic career development to all positions.
Our department strives to contribute to research innovation and dissemination in the fields of communication and culture. We expect candidates to engage with national and international research communities and to regularly publish in journals at level ABS 3 or higher, Top IF-10 %, or at NSD level 2 (or equivalent within the subject area).
Those employed in a scientific position will also have teaching and pedagogical development responsibilities. In addition to traditional teaching, the position includes development of courses, learning activities, forms of evaluation, and supervision.
Other assessment criteria
The following qualifications will be also considered in the assessment of the applicants:
According to governmental provisions BI has decided on requirements concerning the educational qualifications of permanently employed academic staff. As a minimum such qualifications shall meet the learning outcome of BI‘s pedagogical basic qualification courses or equivalent at all times. To the position of Lecturer and Associate Professor, and in some rare instances for international professors, this specific competence may be obtained within two years after commencing the position.
What we can offer
The position normally offers membership of the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund and BIs collective pension scheme.
Qualifications will be evaluated according to the usual rules for academic positions at universities and specialized university institutions, as well as BI provisions for appointment and promotion.
Candidates interested in this position must submit their application electronically through the “Send application” button, and upload the following documents:
Please, submit your application by December 15, 2022. Work may not be submitted after the deadline.
BI Norwegian Business School is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants may be called in for an interview, trial lecture or seminar presentation. BI Norwegian Business School reserves the right not to appoint applicants who are academically qualified if they are found not to satisfy other explicit requirements with respect to pedagogical skills, teaching experience, work experience in or in cooperation with the business sector or inter-personal skills.
Further information about the position can be obtained by contacting [Sut I Wong], Head of Department, telephone [+47-46410723], or email: [firstname.lastname@example.org].
For more information about the department and the school visit [https://www.bi.edu/research/find-department/department-of-communication-and-culture/ ]
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