Senior Lecturer BA, Hons, Illustration

Leeds, United Kingdom
£38,460 - £42,036 pro rata (£23,076 - £25,221.60 per annum)
14 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Salary: £38,460 - £42,036 pro rata (£23,076 - £25,221.60 per annum)
Part Time 0.6 FTE
Contract: Permanent

The specialist BA (Hons) Illustration course is demanding and focuses on the role of applied illustration in the contemporary creative industries and broader visual culture. The course is a highly competitive choice for students who want to commit to an innovative studio based course.

Our students engage in a range of approaches to image making. You will have a strong understanding of how to support specialist illustration practices within a broader creative context. You will also need the skills or connections to build links with appropriate external organisations, events and opportunities for publishing and exhibiting student work.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a practicing illustrator and/or academic to join this dynamic course. The main focus of the role will be to lead, develop, deliver, support and assess modules that challenge students to define and refine their specialist illustration practice. You will be expected to deliver the practical, conceptual and contextual aspects of the course in addition to supporting research and reflective writing skills. Working individually and as a member of a team you will be expected to deliver teaching within a variety of settings including lectures, seminars, studio workshops, peer reviews and individual tutorials.

We are looking to appoint a passionate individual who has an understanding of practice based research. Successful candidates will be expected to engage with the university’s research agenda. This role will be attractive to individuals who have an active research profile.

Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position. If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please click the 'apply' button where you will be redirected to our website.

Please note we do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies for this position.

Closing date: 7th September 2018 at 23.59pm

Interview date: Monday 29th October 2018

Leeds Arts University is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.