|Salary:||£34,304 to £40,927 per annum depending on skills and experience, UH7|
|Placed On:||4th January 2022|
|Closes:||31st January 2022|
FTE: 1.0 FTE (working 37 hours per week)
Duration of Contract: Permanent
Salary: UH7, £34,304 - £40,927 per annum depending on skills and experience
Location: College Lane Campus, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield.
The School of Creative Arts is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Film & TV Theory and Practice to join our lively Film and TV teaching team who provide dynamic education with a strong industry focus for our students.
The strategic aim of the School of Creative Arts is to offer opportunities, build community and embrace flexibility in all our subject areas. We want our students to be ambitious, entrepreneurial, innovative, creative and responsible global citizens. The School aims to continue to build our high-level knowledge and professional practice in research and teaching, and as such Film and Television is a strong fit within the School’s portfolio, working alongside our other areas of expertise and engaging with creative industry networks.
We are a committed equal opportunities employer and we particularly encourage applications from women and BAME candidates to reflect staff underrepresentation where it exists and our diverse student cohort.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The main purpose of the job is to contribute to and develop the teaching of practice informed Film and TV theory in the School. The main focus will be on delivering film and television studies to expand, enrich and inform film and television production: the goal is to integrate these two crucial areas of study.
The post holder is expected to develop and deliver a high quality teaching and learning experience for students, ensuring the successful and effective day to day running of modules. You will be expected to work closely with colleagues and the Programme Leaders to develop and deliver this important element of the overall student learning experience.
The post holder will be expected to contribute to the research culture of the School and to contribute to the pastoral care of students and at least one of the following School priorities: international developments and global perspectives in the curriculum, equality, diversity and inclusion, research-led teaching, interdisciplinary projects, employability and outreach.
Skills and Experience
You will be required to have the ability to develop and implement a broad, stimulating, inclusive curriculum to support diverse student groups.
You should have excellent knowledge and understanding of Film and TV histories, theories, cultures and aesthetics within a constantly changing contemporary environment.
Ideally you will have teaching, planning and assessment experience at Higher Education level.
A track record of publication and/or research in the field of Film and TV would be desirable.
You should possess knowledge and experience of a range of contemporary pedagogic approaches appropriate to Film and TV studies including online delivery.
The post holder will be required to hold an undergraduate qualification in the subject or a closely related subject.
A Post-graduate (or equivalent) qualification and/or Research degree in the form of doctorate or equivalent qualification would be desirable as would a teaching qualification.
Closing Date: 31st January 2022
Interview Date: w/c 14th February 2022
Apply online at https://www.herts.ac.uk/staff/careers-at-herts
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