Lecturer in Design (Graphic, Digital and Interactive Design)

University of Leeds - Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures - School of Design

Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out teaching and research in Design (Graphic, Digital and Interactive Design)? Are you able to use your expertise to support or complement our existing strengths in Graphics and Communication Design, Advertising & Design, Fashion Design, and Art & Design?

We are looking to appoint a Lecturer in the field of Design (Graphic, Digital and Interactive Design) at full time, with the core purposes of developing research in design, with a focus on user-centred design methods and experimental testing, and to provide leadership in the development of the School of Design as a centre for both research and teaching in this area. The position will also focus on developing a strong network of engagement with the regional activities and centres.

The School of Design is part of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures which consists of nine dynamic and diverse Schools which offer vibrant research and a commitment to excellence in teaching. You will join an experienced, innovative and diverse team to teach across our programmes, support module design, course leadership and student experience, as well as leading the development of research projects. In addition to establishing new research you will also be actively involved in producing high quality publications and contributing to the School’s Research Excellence Framework (REF).

You will have a PhD in Design (Graphic, Digital and Interactive Design) or related experience and a developing record of research, commensurate with the level of the post and with a clear indication of the ability to achieve internationally recognised standards of excellence. You will be a committed teacher and outstanding communicator able to contribute to teaching and administrative activities in Design (Graphic, Digital and Interactive Design). This appointment to a major role in a dynamic and growing School of Design offers considerable potential for personal initiative and fulfilment.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Professor Chris Carr, Head of School

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 3094, email: c.carr@leeds.ac.uk

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Category: Academic
Grade: Grade 8
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 p.a.
Working Time: 100%
Contract Type: Fixed Term (2 years)

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