Senior Lecturer in Fashion Business Research Methods


London College of Fashion
LCF - High Holborn, London UK
Part time
Fashion Business School

4 December 2020 23:55

18 December 2020
£46,423 - £55,932 pro rata pa

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced educator in research methods in Retail/Marketing/Branding to play a key role championing appropriate research design and methods across the Fashion Business School at London College of Fashion.

Research at London College of Fashion thrives within a unique specialist and transdisciplinary environment and is supported and resourced by dedicated research facilities. In this role, you will ensure consistent high-quality research outputs from students across the following courses:

MA: Strategic Fashion Marketing

MA: Fashion Design Management

MA: Global Fashion Retail

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and delivering high quality teaching for students undertaking research projects
  • Leading appropriate research proposal units across courses, managing the content and delivery, assessment, tutorials, presentations and associated administration
  • Providing appropriate support/guidance/mentorship where necessary to students
  • Leading the continuous development of appropriate curriculum material and assessment procedures relevant to the field of research design
  • Providing support, mentorship and guidance to staff/staff teams and to design and conduct staff training in the field of research design

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion, UAL is undertaking an unprecedented programme of change.  In 2023 we will be consolidating our existing six sites into a new purpose built campus as part of a new education and cultural district on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  Ahead of this move, we welcome applications from candidates who live in and around East London, as well as from those keen to join us on this exciting and unique opportunity in our College’s history.

A post graduate degree in Marketing or a related discipline is essential, as is a teaching qualification and extensive experience as a research methods educator in Retail/ Marketing/Branding at HE Level 7.

You will also need experience of teaching and assessment in a higher education environment with evidence of research, knowledge exchange and/ or professional practice.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at

UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.