Associate Lecturer – MA: User Experience Design

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London College of Communication
LCC - Elephant and Castle, London UK
Hourly paid
School of Design
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Fixed Term
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No

21 October 2020 23:55

£54.72 per hour

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

http://www.arts.ac.uk/lcc/courses/postgraduate/ma-user-experience-design/

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in design and media education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

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 for Associate Lecturers to bring an ambitious interdisciplinary perspective to UX design. This is a practice-led intellectually engaged course which seeks to develop and foster critical creative practice in the field of UX Design, a rapid growing and changing design discipline. The course is structured around a series of industry collaborations, part of your job will involve helping deliver these and ensure an enriching and rewarding student experience.

The ideal candidates will have worked or are currently working in user centred design, interaction design, or user experience design and related creative industries. You will have good industry connections of your own and be willing to bring your varied experiences to the role. You will have a good understanding of the complete UX production process and be proficient in and willing to teach industry practices and methods of design development in a postgraduate setting. The role requires seminar teaching and the delivery of technical workshops, and also the marking and assessing of coursework. Experience of working with HE students and enhancing the student experience is highly desirable.

If you have any specific queries about this role please contact the course leader – John Fass on j.fass@lcc.arts.ac.uk

For general queries contact Lesley Wilkins - lcc.jobs@lcc.arts.ac.uk

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.

This opportunity is closed to applications.