Lecturer MA Service Design

Elephant And Castle
£25,000 - £29,999
11 Oct 2019
16 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
The role

As Lecturer on the MA Service Design, you would be undertaking teaching, unit management, curriculum development and research within the subject specialism of Service Design.

You would be responsible for coordinating the delivery of units within the curriculum, working with MA Service Design students on a very practice-based postgraduate curriculum.

You would be expected to contribute to the development of Service Design as a discipline within the Design School curriculum through research, professional practice and/or scholarly practice and engaging in the wider research and educational community of the Design School, the College and the University.

You would be expected to engage with the international service design research community as well as service design industry.

We are particularly interested in new and innovative research and practice directions for Service Design.

Why choose us?

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

We offer generous annual leave, flexible working, free places on UAL Short Courses, defined benefit pension schemes, childcare vouchers, season ticket and cycle loans plus a range of training and development opportunities.

Your profile

We are looking for a lecturer and researcher who can motivate and excite our diverse postgraduate students who come from a variety of professional backgrounds within and outside of design, and from all over the world.

With experience of working within the service design industry and/or research and teaching experience at postgraduate level, you would be able to deliver research-based teaching and practice-based teaching within live projects with multiple external partners.

You would be able to apply substantial knowledge and expertise in the area of service design, and new and experimental research and practice directions, in order to contribute to the academic and professional development of this area of expertise within the University.

If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, lcc.jobs@lcc.arts.ac.uk or telephone: 020 7514 7985.

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Closing date: 14 October 2019 23:55.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.