Research & Teaching Assistent (PhD position) @UGent

The Centre for Cinema and Media Studies (CIMS) at the department of Communication Sciences at UGent is looking for a research and teaching assistant (PhD position).


  • At least 50% of your assignment will be spent on academic research in preparation of a doctoral dissertation.
  • You will assist in the teaching activities at the department, specifically the courses in the field of film and television studies.
  • You will assist in the internal and external services of the department.

What we are looking for:

  • You hold a degree of Master in Communication Sciences (preferably). For diplomas awarded outside the European Union, a certificate of equivalence (NARIC) must be submitted. The degree requirements need to be fulfilled at the start of your appointment.
  • You are interested in academic and/or project-based research and services.
  • Any teaching experience or participation in extra training, conferences, etc. is recommended.
  • You have an interest in the research area of film and television studies.
  • Excellent teaching and communication skills.
  • You have knowledge and experience in a broad range of social sciences – academic research methods.

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