Lecturer in Visual Communication, Information and Data Design


Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon Colleges
CCW - Millbank, London UK
£40,454 - £48,534 pa pro rata

Fixed Term - 9 months from the start of the contract

Part time - 18.50 hours per week

19 December 2022 23:55

18 January 2022

The opportunity

We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious academic researcher and/or practitioner to take on the role of Lecturer in Visual Communication, Information and Data Design. The Lecturer in Visual Communication, Information and Data Design is responsible for teaching, curriculum development, and on-going scholarship on the BA Graphic Design Communication Course at Chelsea College of Arts. The role will be focused on the development of core skills in visual communication and information design.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of the theories and practices in Information Design and Visual Communication and will be expected to develop these across the Course.

The role will contribute to Design School’s commitment to Social Design and belief that Design can make a substantial and positive contribution to the development of society through engagement with sectors beyond the creative industries.

About you

Candidates will possess specialist knowledge and/or experience of Visual Communication, Information Design and Data Design theory and thinking and demonstrate experience/expertise in the area.

Candidates should possess a record of professional practice/research and demonstrate advanced proficiency and knowledge of Adobe CC, Figma and Microsoft Excel. Knowledge of HTML 5, CSS 3, and Javascript knowledge is a bonus

Successful candidates will be active in research, knowledge exchange, and/or professional practice and possess a strong record of publications/practice. An MA in Design or relevant field is essential.

Should you have any questions about the role, please contact Dimitris Bizioglis, Course Leader BA Graphic Design Communication at d.bizioglis@chelsea.arts.ac.uk.

Should you have any questions about the application process or require reasonable adjustments for your application, please contact Christine Crouch, Resourcing Advisor at jobs.ccw@arts.ac.uk or on 020 7514 7802.

We are UAL

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.

Chelsea College of Arts is a prestigious establishment with a track record of teaching and nurturing impressive talent. 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.

UAL offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity, and diversity. 

Our culture

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.

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