Lecturer in Digtial Media, Liverpool Hope University

Lecturer in Digital Media – Liverpool Hope University

Date of Placement: Tuesday 11th April 2017
Salary Scale: £32,004 – £38,183 (Grade 7) per annum

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Applications are invited for the post of Lecturer in Digital Media.  The post is based in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the vibrant department of Media and Communication.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in an aspect of Digital Media and will be expected to contribute to existing provision in media theory within the department, be involved in new curriculum developments and engage with the research profile of the team. He/she should possess the ability to contribute to both theoretical classes in media and applied classes in new/digital/social media, and should have the potential to develop and deliver Masters modules in new media, and supervise PhDs.  Desirable areas of expertise will include gender, identity and new media, spatiality and new media, blogging cultures, open and collaborative cultures, immersive and smart environments, social, locative and mobile media.  Desirable applied teaching skills include video production, website design, information design and editing using Abode Creative Suite, Avid and Apple software, visualisation and informatics, smart environments design.

The University is rapidly developing its research profile and has an ambitious agenda for the future.  All new academic staff appointed to the University must either already be research active at REF 3* or above level or have the clear proven capacity, willingness and ability to become research active at this level for the next REF.  The University has various support mechanisms in place to help scholars who are ambitious in developing their strong research profile.

The post is permanent, subject to the normal probationary period of twelve months.

We recruit staff nationally and internationally as we seek out the best to help build Hope for the future. If you join us you will be doing so at an exciting and challenging time as we work to build a liberal arts inspired university of distinction in the UK. If you have the energy, drive and commitment to assist us in this task, we would be delighted to hear from you.

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