Company: University of the Arts London
Location: London, UK
Salary: £44,708 – £53,865 pa
Location: London College of Communication – Elephant and Castle
Hours: Full time
The School of Design at London College of Communication is looking to recruit a Course Leader to teach and manage the BA Information and Interface design.
This course resides within the Interaction Design & Visual Communication programme which includes the following undergraduate and postgraduate courses: BA(Hons) Interaction Design Arts, BA(Hons) Information and Interface Design, BA(Hons) Illustration and Visual Media, MA Interaction Design Communication, MA Service Experience Design & Innovation and MA Illustration and Visual Media.
For details of the structure of this exciting course please refer to the details on the course web page:http://www.arts.ac.uk/lcc/courses/undergraduate/ba-hons-information-and-interface-design/
The successful candidate will manage and participate in the delivery of innovative teaching as well as making a significant contribution to pedagogic delivery, assessment, quality management and recruitment.
The appointed candidate will work under the direction of the Programme Director and alongside the other course leaders to deliver the validated course as well as contributing to School, College and University initiatives including research.
Why choose us?
London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.
We are looking for a candidate with relevant undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications within the areas of information and interface design (or adjacent fields). You will have a significant industry or artistic portfolio and a range of specialist design software and coding skills (flexible to be discussed at interview) and knowledge of delivering digital design in a professional and academic context. Knowledge of experimental digital information and interface design and associated digital processes are especially sought.
We will expect you to have a National/International reputation for research and/or practice in digital design or a highly aligned field.
The successful candidate should possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and manage both full and part time staff as well as be an innovative teacher.
Candidates should demonstrate subject knowledge as well as skills relevant to subject development within an academic, research and professional context.
If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, email@example.com or telephone: 020 7514 7985
Closing date: 22 May 2018.
At UAL, everyone’s identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.
Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.
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