Associate Lecturer – MA Design for Art Direction
15 January 2019 23:55
Your main responsibility will be preparation, teaching, administration and assessment of a unit or part of a unit. You will make a significant contribution to the quality of learning and support our students receive in order to enable them to complete their studies successfully.
You will work closely with other academic staff, including the Programme Director and Course Leader.
Further information should be viewed on the course pages before application https://www.arts.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0024/63573/MA-Design-for-art-direction-Programme-Specification.pdf
Hours are variable.
We offer excellent hourly rates for lecturing part-time, either during daytime or evenings. This is a teaching role without comparison offering you the opportunity to work with some of the finest students in your field. You will also have the chance to freshen up your own thinking, to learn in an environment supportive of everyone's development, and to enhance your career.
We are looking to recruit practitioners and educators who specialise in art direction and associated disciplines, specifically:
As an academic, previous teaching experience is essential in addition to experience of research and/or professional practice in art direction or equivalent design practice. Specifically, we are looking for tutors with experience of short form moving image direction, image making and art direction in general (short film, music videos, branded digital content) etc, an interest in and knowledge of the history of design and relevant theoretical and critical perspectives would also be useful. Lastly but not least, interest in and experience of the role of storytelling in current digital and spatial environments would be advantageous.
The successful candidate should possess effective interpersonal skills and be an innovative student-centred teacher. They will possess strong communication and organisational skills, whilst being able to work collaboratively with colleagues to develop the subject area and share expertise.
If you have any specific queries about this role please contact the course leader – Michael Horsham firstname.lastname@example.org
For general queries contact Lesley Wilkins - email@example.com
Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.
This opportunity is closed to applications.