Assistant Professor or Lecturer: Computational Journalism and Data Journalism

Updated: 26 days ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 10 Aug 2020

Applications are invited from candidates who possess the necessary qualifications in order to fill the following academic position at the Cyprus University of Technology: 



  • One (1) position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer in the specialization:  

“Computational Journalism and Data Journalism” 

Applicants for all academic positions should have a doctorate from a recognized University in a related field and good knowledge of the Greek language. The University reserves the right to request recognition of the doctorate from the Cyprus Council for the Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications (K.Y.S.A.T.S). The minimum qualifications that are required for each academic position, including publications and academic experience, are detailed on the University’s webpage:   These qualifications are based on the candidate’s years of academic experience, his/her research and scientific contribution. 

Candidates should be able to demonstrate:   

  • A continuous and focused program of research in the field of Computational and Data Journalism   
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills   

The successful candidate should be able to contribute to the Department’s efforts for teaching and research excellence.   

Priority will be given to applicants with demonstrated interdisciplinarity in their research. 

The languages of instruction at the University are Greek and/or Turkish. Citizenship of the Republic of Cyprus is not a requirement. 

In case an elected candidate does not have a sufficient proficiency level of the Greek language, it is the obligation of the new faculty member to achieve a good level of the Greek language within three years.  This should be confirmed by the relevant Department to which the elected candidate is assigned.  It is noted that each Department is entitled to set its own criteria for the required level of proficiency of the Greek language. 

The annual gross salary for each position (including the 13th salary) is:  


Assistant Professor



(Scale Α13 – Α14) 

(Scale Α12 – Α13) 

Salary EUR 

€58.428 - €78.799 

€44.408 - €72.265 

It is expected that the successful candidate will be available to assume duties by July 2021, unless otherwise agreed.  

Applicants must submit their application both in hard copy and in a CD ROM Disk. Please visit the following link  for the documents to be submitted with the application 

Applications must be submitted in a closed envelope with a clear reference to the specialization of the position, at the premises of the Cyprus University of Technology, Human Resource Department, Limassol Savings Co-operative Bank Building, 4th Floor, Arch. Kyprianos 31, 3036 Limassol or must be sent via registered post (P.O. Box 50329, CY-3603 Limassol) postmarked no later than Wednesday, 29 July 2020, 2:00 p.m. which is the deadline for the submission of the applications.  For further information you may contact Clairie Palate by e-mail at   or at + 357 25002406. 

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