Senior Lecturer in Fine Art, Leeds Beckett University

Deadline: Monday 22 February 2016.

Job reference AET293343A
Location Leeds
Salary Grade 8 (£41,255 – £47,801 per annum)
Job category/type Academic/Research

Job description
We are investing in our academic provision and are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to join our team of experienced academic staff. We are looking for an inspiring and enthusiastic academic to make a key contribution to the organisation, delivery and development of our strong and dynamic provision through teaching, research and enterprise.

Applications are welcomed from successful practitioners and experienced academics in the field of contemporary art with teaching and course organisational experience in both practice and theory. The possession of a Masters level qualification and a recognised teaching qualification are essential. The possession of a PhD is desirable.

You will be able to demonstrate a good record of achievement in teaching and learning practice, scholarship and research, together with a strong portfolio of national and international outputs. Successful candidates will provide course and/or module leadership, contributing to the organisation and delivery of our BA [Hons] Fine Art course.

The BA [Hons] Fine Art course at Leeds Beckett University is a wide-ranging and multidisciplinary course with a cohort of approximately 210 students across all three levels. It is renowned as an innovative course that has blurred the boundaries between disciplines, whilst maintaining a focus on each individual student through negotiated learning strategies.

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Leeds Beckett University values the diversity of its workforce and student population and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We particularly welcome applications from black and minoritised ethnic candidates as these groups are currently under-represented at our University.