Lecturer: Cultural and Historical Studies
12 April 2021 23:55
In this role, you will work collaboratively within the Cultural and Historical Studies Department at London College of Fashion, providing academic and pastoral support for students across the college. You will help to develop the curriculum, carry out assessment and support the organisation of Cultural and Historical Studies teaching.
You will be an active researcher or practitioner who recognises fashion as a dynamic global and transnational practice. As part of the Cultural and Historical Studies Department, you will have the opportunity to develop your research and apply it to the curriculum in critical and innovative ways.
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.
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.
With a relevant degree and postgraduate qualification (or equivalent), you will be an experienced and inspiring educator who has taught Cultural and Historical Studies in a fashion context at Higher Education level. You will have a teacher training qualification, or the willingness to undertake one, plus experience with academic administration.
You will have a strong research profile and a commitment to developing research relevant to the critical concerns of the Cultural and Historical Studies Department and its teaching.
You will be expected to continue your research, while supporting our students’ and contributing to our links with industry and professional practice.
If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. 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.