We are looking for a highly motivated Post-Doctoral Researcher and Lecturer who will both conduct research in the context of a research project funded by the European Commission and teach in our undergraduate and graduate education programmes. The research project will be part of our contribution to the Secure Hospitals project which focuses on raising awareness of and increasing training on cybersecurity issues within health care environments.
Research duties (50%)
Conducting research within the framework of the Secure Hospitals project;
Contributing to the data collection and data analysis of the project;
Developing, in conjunction with project partners, ways to increase awareness and resiliency amongst organisational actors;
Publishing and presenting research results in the form of articles in international peer reviewed journals and papers at international conferences;
Participating in and contributing to project meetings and workshops;
Performing organisational tasks in the context of ESHCC, in particular with regard to the Department of Media and Communication;
Taking part in seminars, workshops, etc. that are organised by the Erasmus Research Centre for Media, Communication and Culture (ERMeCC) as well as the research schools and scholarly associations of which ERMeCC is part.
Teaching duties (30 or 50%)
Preparing and giving lessons within the context of the various degree programmes in the field of Media and Communication provided by the ESHCC;
Monitoring the literature and integrating new insight into the lessons;
Supervising and coaching students;
Pointing out possible improvements and integrating them into teaching methods and/or the content of the lessons given;
Contributing to the evaluation of the lessons, both in terms of structure and execution;
Participating in committees or working groups, as well as performing designated organisational tasks.
A PhD in Communication, Business, Management or the Social Sciences;
Research and analysis skills, particularly with regards to organisational practice and/or cybersecurity;
Proven affinity for empirical research, as evidenced by your research work, publications, research plans and other projects;
Didactic potential. Teaching experience is desired;
A willingness to develop knowledge and skills in various disciplines and to increase the ability to teach a wide range of subjects within the facultys degree programme;
Organisational experience and skills;
Proficiency in spoken and written English. Non-English speakers have to meet the C1-standards of the Common European Framework (CEF).
The Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC) offers education and research in the fields of Media and Communication, History, and Arts and Culture Studies. The faculty has approximately 1700 students and 130 employees.
Additional information about the vacancies can be obtained from Jason Pridmore (email@example.com). More information on the position, conditions of employment and how to apply, including information about your motivation letter: