Senior Lecturer – Performance

Ayr (GB)
£51,034- £59,135
Jun 23, 2020
End of advertisement period
Jul 22, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Business and Creative Industries

Ayr Campus

Senior Lecturer – Performance


£51,034- £59,135

Full-time: 35 hours per week

The UWS School of Business and Creative Industries is continuing to make a significant investment in academic posts to support its strategic development and to help further position the School as a key player locally, nationally and internationally. This post will be based at our Ayr campus.

This post will give individuals the opportunity to further develop their academic career and has arisen due to the success of our undergraduate and developing doctoral programmes in the area of performance. You will have the opportunity to carry out teaching, Knowledge Transfer and external engagement activities.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about their subject and who can contribute to the on-going expansion of their subject area delivery as well as to research and commercialisation activities of the Division. You will contribute to the success and growth of the Performance portfolio at the Ayr campus and act as line manager to other staff based there.

You will have a performance related degree, experience in professional creative practice, and will have successfully completed a PhD. You should be able to lead, write and coordinate modules, develop research projects and lead learning and knowledge exchange projects in partnership with external stakeholders.

You will be joining us at a very exciting time in our development and would become part of a dedicated team who offer exceptional support and guidance to students. You will have opportunities to help build the reputation and profile of our School as a leading contributor to the economic and social development of the communities in which we work.

Informal enquiries in the first instance, can be made to Ann MacLeod, School Executive Assistant

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing Date:          Wednesday 22nd July 2020

Interview Date:        Wednesday 12th August 2020

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.