Lecturer: BA (Hons) Fashion Imaging and Illustration


London College of Fashion
LCF - Lime Grove, London UK
Part time
School of Media and Communication

13 December 2018 23:55

17 January 2019
£38,010 - £45,603 pro rata pa

To prepare the next generation of innovators for the evolving field of fashion imaging & illustration, by providing a solid academic background combined with industry know-how. Within your area of expertise we expect you to inspire and excite our students, bringing to life the technical and theoretical aspects of your field against solid industry experience.

You will employ research-led innovative teaching strategies across year groups to inspire critical thinking and novel approaches to creative problem solving. You will take an active role in curriculum development, ensuring relevance and currency while addressing the complex relationship between theory and practice and industry practice.

You will support students within the course on projects, personal and professional development, and pastorally.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk

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 is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

Join us as we embark on an exciting journey over the next four years and beyond. By 2022 London College of Fashion will move to the Stratford Waterfront, as part of a new cultural hub in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

As a professional industry practitioner, you will hold a relevant degree and will be able to demonstrate significant creative success and specialist knowledge in fashion imaging & illustration, and creative production in multi-faceted disciplines as well as an understanding of emerging digital and imaging software platforms.

You will be forward thinking and visionary, with an understanding of the changing demands of the industry and a contemporary approach and understanding of image making in relation to contemporary fashion imaging & illustration. Your portfolio of work will question the status quo and you will be a significant contributor to advancing your area of expertise.

A relevant postgraduate qualification will be an advantage, while industry experience is essential.

Experience in higher education is desirable. 

To equip generation after generation for success, we rely on an outstanding academic team who are as imaginative, forward thinking and visionary, as they are informed: people with hands on experience of their industry and a keen eye on the future.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, a final salary pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.