Senior Lecturer/Senior Professional Tutor in Fine Art, Liverpool Hope University
Closing date: Friday 26th May 2017 by 5.00 p.m.
Salary scale: £38,324 – £46,924 (Grade 8) per annum
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Liverpool Hope University is a vibrant community with high scholarly standards. We are proud of our past, confident in our present and ambitious for our future. Research is central to our curriculum development and enhancement and all academic staff at the University engage in research. Building upon our REF 2014 submission we are looking with ambition and confidence to the next REF, strengthening even further our research degree programme (PhD and EdD). This developing research expertise builds upon and complements our already well established reputation for excellence in teaching and learning. Our policy is to combine these elements of our work in keeping with the University’s stated academic profile as a research-informed, teaching University of distinction. It is in this context that we now seek scholars in a number of areas who will join with us in pursuit of excellence; these opportunities include the post of:
Senior Lecturer/Senior Professional Tutor in Fine Art
We are looking to appoint a Senior Lecturer / Senior Professional Tutor in Fine Art who will undertake programme leadership and teaching on the undergraduate degree programmes in Fine Art. The successful candidate will be required to work closely with colleagues responsible for the degree programmes in Design, Graphic Design (new for 2018), the major in Art and Design History and the MA in Creative Practice.
The appointee will join a dedicated team who work closely together. The department is fully committed to excellence in teaching, to enhancing the student experience, and increasingly to delivering research/professional experience.
The successful candidate will join a supportive team who work closely together. The Fine and Applied Art team is fully committed to excellence in teaching, to enhancing the student experience, and increasingly to delivering research/professional experience. Undergraduates within Fine and Applied Arts study for a Single Honours degree in Design or Fine Art or a BA Double Major degree, which includes Art and Design History. Undergraduate courses are practice-based in both Fine Art and a range of branches of Design, but with an increasing element of art history and theory. At postgraduate level the Department offers an MA in History and Curating, an MA in Museum and Heritage studies and a practice-based MA in Creative Practice.
Please note that a PhD is required for the post of Senior Lecturer.
The post is permanent, subject to the normal probationary period of twelve months.
Please state clearly on your application which post (i.e. Senior Lecturer or Senior Professional Tutor) you are applying for.
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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