Senior Lecturer in Cosmetic Science


London College of Fashion
Fashion Business School
LCF - John Prince's St, London UK
Grade 6
£49,534 - £59,474 pro rata pa


Full time - 37 hours per week

6 June 2023 23:55

The opportunity

The Cosmetic Science area at London College of Fashion is well-established and renowned for its specialist educational offer, aimed to the global Cosmetics Industry. Based on the success of its undergraduate provision, we now offer a unique Integrated MSc Cosmetic Science course, teaching a wide range of disciplines relevant to the Cosmetics and related industries. Our staff and students are also engaged in research and industry-led projects which enrich the curriculum and enhance graduate employability. Currently, there is an opening for a Senior Lecturer in Cosmetic Science which is an important and dynamic role in this area. If you have the experience, knowledge and vision, join us a at the forefront of Cosmetic Science education.  

About you

A Master’s degree-level background in Chemistry, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical or Cosmetic Science is a must, with doctoral qualification(s) being desirable. Experience with product formulation and/or evaluation and some educational/training background is also essential as well as some experience with data processing and statistics. You will have experience teaching in Higher Education in the UK or abroad and a track record of research, research relevant or Knowledge Exchange activities. With an awareness of the current educational climate, you will value the importance of innovation, and welcome change.  You will be an excellent team player and communicator with a track record in the enhancement of student experience or customer care.  

What we offer


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.

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. 

If you have any queries about this role, please contact the recruiting manager Gabriela Daniels on

If you have any queries about the application process or need any reasonable adjustments for your application, please contact  the Resourcing Team at   phone: 020 7514 7409 / 07730 900321 

Our culture


This opportunity is closed to applications.