Senior Lecturer in Film Production

University of Salford - School of Arts & Media

We are looking for a Senior Lecturer to join a growing Directorate, which is undergoing considerable expansion and development. Applications from candidates in any area of film practice, with potential to contribute 4* outputs for the REF, are strongly encouraged.

You will have experience of using film making in the context of practice as research (drama, documentary, shorts, features are all acceptable formats) and have a track record in research engagement and a portfolio of outputs. We are looking for someone with a passion for new and emerging film technologies and sharing this passion with our students and through their research.

The successful applicant will be a competent film practitioner, with a comprehensive understanding of the technical aspects of production including the use and application of sound, camera lighting, and post production. Studio and/or location-based experience are essential.

It is expected that you will have a demonstrable interest in practice as research, and current knowledge of the rapid changes taking place in the digital film production world, including knowledge of emerging technologies like VR and 360 Media. You will be an inspiring Senior Lecturer who is a practitioner and researcher engaging with film making practice as research and who has a strong professional profile with film making practice as research.

The successful candidate will be required to deliver and contribute to the design of modules on a fast growing film production area. You will be joining our team of industry professionals in delivering a fresh and stimulating learning experience to the film makers and craft specialists of tomorrow.

The University of Salford is committed to promoting and championing a culture of diversity, fairness, and equality for all our employees and potential employees. Applications are therefore welcomed from individuals of all backgrounds as we strive to reflect a rich diversity throughout our organization.

Please note the post is to commence on 01/08/2018.

The vacancy will close at 11.59pm on the date specified.

For more information and to apply for this vacancy please visit:

Closing date: 18 Mar 2018.

Interview date: TBC.

At the University of Salford we are committed to an inclusive approach to promoting equality and diversity.

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