UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Film and Television Production

Location
Greenwich, London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
06 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
07 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Film and Television Production

Creative Professions & Digital Arts

Location:  Greenwich 
Salary:  £32,004 to £46,924 plus £3509 London weighting 
Contract Type:  Permanent 
Closing Date:  Sunday 07 May 2017
Interview Date:  To be confirmed 
Reference:  1405-E

The Department of Creative Professions and Digital Arts (CPDA) is seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Film and Television Production for our Film and Television provision. Based in the state-of-the-art Stockwell Street Building the CPDA department has excellent facilities, a talented staff and award-winning student film makers. As well as residing next to the Old Royal Naval College, one of the most popular filming locations in the world, the Stockwell Street Building houses up-to-date equipment, professional studio and editing facilities.

You will contribute to the delivery of existing courses and programmes at all levels, especially the BSc Digital Film Production, noting that we are looking for someone with a background in film/TV with insight into the production process. You should have a strong practical and technical background and also be highly knowledgeable about the changing digital environment.

The Department has a strong profile for study in the Creative Industries, and our research emphasis is on the use of digital technologies for creative practice.  The post is suitable for a candidate with either a PhD or willingness to complete one who is looking to develop their career in Film and Television education, noting the importance of maintaining and extending contacts with the industry.

We are especially interested in hearing from candidates who are able to contribute to the Department’s student employability strategy and develop research and enterprise activity for CPDA within their specialist field.

The Department has a strong commitment to widening participation, diversity and internationalism and this is reflected in our staff and student profiles. CPDA prides itself on the range of creative practice subject areas we support, consolidated into a single entity with a mission to focus the energies of staff and students in a way that encourages interdisciplinary teaching, collaboration and skill sharing. Harbouring a wealth of creative talent, the CPDA department is proud and excited to be expand its award-winning Film and TV programmes.

The Department has a strong commitment to widening participation, diversity and internationalism and this is reflected in our staff and student profiles. It also runs a large collaborative operation, with programmes of study being offered by partner centres around the world.

In this role you will be expected to contribute to discussions about our technical resources and curriculum design issues in conjunction with technical and academic staff, from the perspective of digital production, and to encourage the best use and continuous improvement of our facilities in the Stockwell Street building. This includes contributing to the development of teaching material, using a VLE and case studies for courses taught on campus and also at collaborative centres to provide a rich set of resources in this area.