Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Product Design

Cardiff, United Kingdom
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Summary:

This is a key post that will contribute to the ambitions of the University's new Strategic Plan 2017/18 - 2022/23. The Cardiff School of Art & Design seeks to appoint an exceptional person with teaching and research interests in product design, who can make an effective and sustained contribution to the intellectual and creative life of the School.

It is essential that candidates have a sound knowledge of: design processes; design for manufacture; design thinking; user/human-centred design; digital sketch; digital medias; 2D and 3D conceptualisation; brand alignment; design constraints; computer aided design; and sustainability in design.

The appointee would also be contributing to cross-disciplinary projects in research, innovation and teaching and would be expected to contribute to the research and scholarship environment of the School and the University in the expertise area of Product Design.

Experience of teaching and research (or equivalent) is essential, as is experience of attracting or generating funds/income through a variety of sources.

Closing Date: 12.00 GMT on 7 August 2018