Assistant Lecturer in Digital Media

Location
Coventry, West Midlands, UK
Salary
£25,735 - £34,531 per annum
Posted
Dec 07, 2017
Closes
Jan 01, 2018
Ref
REQ005600
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Faculty
Full-time, Permanent

Committed to research and teaching excellence and passionate about the arts, humanities, design and media, Coventry University Faculty of Art and Humanities is a vibrant community of scholars, researchers and practitioners with profile across the globe and a heritage of quality built up over 150 years.

The School of Media and Performing Arts has a long-sustained reputation for innovation and enjoys a rapidly rising profile. It has established a highly distinctive approach towards its teaching , research and professional practice and offers exciting undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Dance, Theatre, Music and Music Technology and within Media, Media and Communications , Journalism , Media P roduction, Digital Media, and Photography.

We are looking to appoint a proactive individual to join our Digital Media team, developing digital skills across our UG provision in Digital Media. Applicants should ideally hold a degree in a relevant subject and be able to make a distinctive contribution to digital media practice including: web and app development, creative technologies, interface development and creative coding/programming. Experience of working within related industry or an education environment would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a strong inclination for pastoral care and continuing engagement with pedagogic development - those without a teaching qualification will be required to undertake Coventry University's PGCHE and/or secure HEA fellowship.

Visit our School's website http://www.coventry.ac.uk/life-on-campus/faculties-and-schools/faculty-of-arts-and-humanities/

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Head of School, Dr. Natalie Garrett-Brown (arx229@coventry.ac.uk) or Senior Lecturer, Rob Canning ac2131@coventry.ac.uk

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