Professor of Performing Arts

University of Bedfordshire - The Faculty of Creative Arts, Technologies and Science

Salary: In accordance with Bedfordshire Management Spine

The Faculty of Creative Arts, Technologies and Science invites applications to the post of Professor in our School of Media and Performance. Committed to developing excellence in teaching and research, the School offers tenure for an individual with an international research profile in the Performing Arts, who can demonstrate an ability to deliver leadership in teaching, practice and research in this subject area.

We are looking for a productive and cooperative colleague, who will bring new perspectives to theory and practice with a commitment to deliver research outputs for submission to REF. The successful candidate will be a talented teacher and innovative scholar. They will evidence and further develop a track record externally funded research projects and / or enterprise activity, in addition to contributing to course development with a specific focus at postgraduate level.

The ability to teach undergraduate and postgraduate taught student and supervise postgraduate research students and further develop course portfolio in the School of Media and Performance is essential.

The successful candidate will make a strong contribution to the development of our Research Institute for Media, Arts and Performance (RIMAP). They will facilitate growth and development of its grant income, improve the quality of its research outputs and maximise impact for its associated Units of Assessment in future Research Excellence assessments. 

Applicants who applied previously need not re-apply.

Interviews will be held on 29 January 2018.

For a full job description and person specification, please click here. 

Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.

To apply: Please log on to our website and complete the online application, quoting reference number and job title. 

Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form. All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.

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