LIVERPOOL JOHN MOORES UNIVERSITY

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in 3D Digital Art

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Location
Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
Salary
£39,993 - £49,149 per annum
Posted
03 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in 3D Digital Art
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Job Type: Academic
Salary: £39,993 - £49,149 per annum
Vacancy Type: Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date: 26/04/2018
Ref No: 2240

This is a full time academic post available in 3D Digital Art at Liverpool School of Art & Design. Located within the School of Art & Design at Liverpool John Moores University, and reporting to the Director, you will draw upon your experience and practice in art-science collaboration to devise a programme of research and Teaching & Learning opportunities to advance the profile of the university.

In particular, you will be expected to lead the development of a STEAM foundation programme and act as programme leader for the MA Art in Science. The post requires a high level of creative knowledge across the relevant areas of art-science, as well as a solid understanding of current and emerging digital and 3D technologies. You will work closely with Liverpool Fab Lab and the 3D Digital Art Studio in the John Lennon Art & Design Building to develop and provide additional public engagement activity, outreach and research impact.

Art and Science are often seen as two different entities with very separate ideas of what constitutes research. The MA Art in Science at Liverpool School of Art and Design aims to bring together artists and scientists to explore collaborative approaches in Art and Science research and practice. From anatomy to algorithms, pixels to performance, science to semiotics, the programme supports creative curiosity, in partnership with experts across the University and beyond. 

This is an innovative programme, collaboratively developed with academic experts across a number of disciplines that include: Art and Design, Sports Science, Public Health, Evolutionary Anthropology, Astrophysics, Technology and Museum Practice. Students have access to a number of different established research centres across Liverpool John Moores University in order to explore the relationship between art and science, including the historical and theoretical connections between art and science as cultures and practices, and understand how these ideas translate into contemporary experiences. Liverpool School of Art and Design offers a unique collaborative environment for all postgraduate students.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Caroline Wilkinson email: c.m.wilkinson@ljmu.ac.uk.

Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.

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