COVENTRY UNIVERSITY

Senior Lecturer in Music Technology

Location
Coventry, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£37,713.00 - £53,698.00 per annum
Posted
20 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Apr 2018
Ref
REQ005878
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Committed to research and teaching excellence and passionate about the arts, humanities, design and media, Coventry University Faculty of Art and Humanities is a vibrant community of scholars, researchers and practitioners with profile across the globe and a heritage of quality builtup over 150 years.

The School of Media and Performing Arts has a long-sustained reputation for innovation and enjoys a rapidly rising profile. It has established a highly distinctive approach towards it steaching, research and professional practice and offers exciting undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Dance,Theatre, Music and Music Technology and within Media, Media and Communications, Journalism, Media Production, Digital Media, and Photography.

We are seeking an academic with an established profile in a distinctive field within Music Technology, to join our thriving, innovative course. Applicants should hold adoctorate in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience and beable to relate the key debates framing the transformation and location of sound synthesis, sampling, live sound and sound to picture. In addition, applicants must have a proven track record of delivering a first-class student experience within a higher education environment. Experience of a leadership role in higher education would be desirable.

Successful candidates will undertake teaching assessment and delivery within our BSc in Music Technology course. Applicants must have capabilities in utilising different DAW's and multimedia programming (Pro-Tools, Logic, Ableton, Max-MSP). A practical working knowledge and the appropriate technical skills for areas such as studio recording and live sound is essential.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a continuing engagement with pedagogic development - those without a teaching qualification will be requiredto undertake Coventry University's PGCHE and/ or secure HEA fellowship; and musthave a proven track record of delivering a first-class student experience within a higher education environment.

Successful applicants will have a strong track record of research/scholarship (contributing to REF, and subsequent evaluations). They will have engaged actively in research, publication, income generation and/ or professional practice in recent critical/ theoretical approaches to new forms of music technology.

See our courses at: http://www.coventry.ac.uk/media

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Head of School Natalie Garrett Brown, Head of School Media & Performing Arts on arx229@coventry.ac.uk and Paul Smith Deputy Head of School Media & Performing Arts on aa5172@coventry.ac.uk

Closing date: 25 April 2018