Postdoctoral researcher in Cultural and Creative Industries
The successful candidate is expected to:
Research (0.6 fte)
Carry out internationally oriented, empirical research, both independently within the field of the cultural and creative industries (CCIs), and as part of funded sociological research projects on popular music;
Strengthen the department’s research profile in the field of the cultural and creative industries, both inside and outside academia, by publishing in top journals and expanding connections with national and international CCIs;
Contribute to the acquisition of external research funding from national and international funding agencies and other organizations;
Participate actively in the Rotterdam Arts & Sciences Lab, Erasmus Research Centre for Media, Communication and Culture and the EUR Creative Industries research network;
Co-develop opportunities and strategies with regards to contract research with arts and culture organizations;
Actively contribute to knowledge utilisation activities, together with colleagues, students and industry professionals.
Teaching (0.4 fte)
Passionately perform and coordinate teaching tasks, both at the Bachelor and Master level, on the topic of cultural and creative industries and social-science methods;
Co-supervise and coach PhD candidates and junior lecturers, particularly within the field of the sociology of music;
Contribute to the development of the curriculum with regard to the cultural and creative industries.