|Salary:||£38,474 to £44,414 per annum|
|Placed On:||29th March 2023|
|Closes:||23rd April 2023|
Manchester Fashion Institute has an established reputation within higher education, and we align ourselves with elite fashion schools worldwide. We are uniquely positioned as one the largest specialist fashion providers in UK HE and provide depth and breadth of expertise in our subject. We are a hub, working collaboratively across disciplines and borders: our research and teaching cross science, the arts, business, health, sociology, sport and digital. We continue to build an environment for staff and students where diversity and equality flourish, where innovation is powered by a multitude of perspectives and cultures. We are looking for a Lecturer in Visual Communication for Fashion to join our dynamic and growing team. The successful candidate will contribute to the students' educational journey, bringing experience, skills and knowledge to inspire the next generation of fashion talent for an ever-changing industry.
As Lecturer in Visual Communication for Fashion at either 0.6FTE or 1.0FTE, you will be highly creative and collaborative; able to demonstrate professional teaching experience related to producing original, inspiring, and directional visual/graphic outputs and/or have high quality academic research or knowledge exchange in the area. Your expertise for teaching can encompass a range of subjects aligned with fashion communication including branding, graphics, visual communication, campaign development, digital media, marketing communications, etc. Advanced skills in the use and teaching of the Adobe Creative Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Figma. Understanding of basic gaming engine skills for 3D and metaverse outputs across AR and VR such as CLO3D, Blender, Unity, Browzewear, Marvellous Designer, OpenAI, SketchUp.
Your research or knowledge exchange profile should align with the needs of the curriculum to contribute to the Institute's research and digital agenda. Alternatively, or in addition, you will contribute to the development of an innovative taught curriculum in the subject of graphic communications and/or demonstrate competency in driving effective approaches to improving graduate outcomes in the fashion communications sector.
To apply, please submit your CV and Covering Letter via our application portal. For informal enquiries, please contact Hilde Heim (Senior Lecturer Fashion Communication) on H.Heim@mmu.ac.uk
Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring and particularly encourage applications from groups which are underrepresented in the University workforce.
We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process.
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