Senior Lecturer in Illustration, York St John University

Deadline: Monday 28 September 2015 at 5:00pm
£37,394 – £47,328 pa paid pro rata, 18.5 hours per week (0.5 Fte)


The Faculty of Arts is a creative and vibrant community providing exciting opportunities for students to explore their subject and achieve their potential. As part of a strategic plan to enhance the portfolio within Art and Design we are seeking a motivated, experienced professional in Illustration, with HE knowledge and practise, to come and join our experienced team in developing a new programme suite in Art & Design including Illustration.

The new programme will build on existing strengths in Fine Art and Graphic Design with the aim of equipping students will the skills, knowledge and experience to become leaders and innovators in the field of Illustration and Graphics.

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to contribute to the development of Graphics and Illustration within Art & Design which will have its first cohort of students in September 2016, and to contribute to delivery within our current provision. This is a rare opportunity to shape and develop a new programme in a supportive, collaborative and ambitious environment. If you have a passion for your subject and enabling students to develop as skilled, creative and critical practitioners – then we want to hear from you.

You will have:
– Master’s Degree or equivalent qualification
– Have or be nearing completion of a Doctorate or equivalent relevant professional qualification / experience
– Significant professional experience in Illustration
– Successful, relevant teaching experience taking account of developments in learning and teaching

Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

Closing date:28 September 2015 at 5 pm

Interviews:We anticipate that interviews will take place on the 14 October 2015

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