Job offer: Tenure track or tenured full time position – Information and communication

Job offer: Tenure track or tenured full time position – Information and communication

UCLThe  Université Catholique de Louvain · Institute for Language and Communication (IL&C) offers a Tenure track or tenured full time position – Information and communication to start on 1st of September, 2018.

Teaching
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching in the Master’s course in Journalism and the Bachelor’s course on Information and Communication. These lectures will be mainly on subjects close to his or her research field in journalism and on methods. The successful candidate should also be able to give more general lectures related to information and communication. (more…)

Job offer: Professor of Information and Communication / Journalism

Job offer: Professor of Information and Communication / Journalism

UCLThe Université Catholique de Louvain · Institute for Language and Communication (IL&C) is looking for a Professor of Information and Communication / Journalism. Deadline to apply : 15 November 2017.

Teaching
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching in  the Master’s course in Journalism and the Bachelor’s course on Information and Communication. These lectures will be mainly on subjects close to his or her research field in journalism and on methods. The successful candidate should also be able to give more general lectures related to information and communication.
He or she should be able to work in a team, to motivate teams of researchers and lecturers (including visiting professors) and to develop innovative projects both in teaching methodology and research.
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‘Facilitating reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation’, outline of the HEIRRI workshop in Accra

‘Facilitating reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation’, outline of the HEIRRI workshop in Accra

37535015620_11034df90c_zThe GUNi’s Regional Office in Africa, together with the Association of African Universities (AAU) and the Global University Network for Innovation Secretariat, organized the workshop Facilitating reflection on Responsible Research and Innovation on the 17th October 2017 in Accra, Ghana, in the framework of the HEIRRI internationalization plan to spread the project amongst Higher Education Institutions outside Europe.

This workshop was focused on the Train the trainers course on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI), which is part of the educational materials developed by the UPF within the framework of the European project HEIRRI. (more…)

Vacancy: Research Communicator at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences

Vacancy: Research Communicator at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences

campus_kleve_735x340The Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences offers a 2-year full position (with the option to extend the contract) in the highest pay-scheme for German university  researchers. They are looking for a colleague who is experienced in developing communication strategies, and also effective in bringing  these to life, mainly for one major international research project with partners from Africa, Asia, and Europe. English native-speakers preferred. The new colleague would additionally support teaching and training in our Science Communication programmes. Applications by 6th Nov 2017.

Rhine-Waal is Germany’s first fully international public university. All of the degree programmes in our faculty are in English. 80% of our
students are international. This diversity also guides our approach in research and teaching: being comparative about the different systems of
science, media, and policy. (more…)

Ecsite is looking for an intern to join the communications and events team

Ecsite is looking for an intern to join the communications and events team

ecsiteWould you like to take part in the Ecsite Conference, the largest of its kind in Europe, assist in the making of the Spokes magazine and get a glimpse of the Brussels EU-scene? Are you a student, fluent in English and proficient on social media? This might be your opportunity! Check out here the description of this internship and apply by the end of Wednesday 15 November.

Ecsite is the European network of science centres and museums. We represent more than 350 organisations across Europe and the world, active in what we call ‘science engagement’: communicating scientific subjects and skills to the public and facilitating democratic dialogue between science and society. Our friendly, cosmopolitan Brussels office is looking for one communications and events intern whose missions will include attending our flagship annual conference in June.