Senior Lecturer – Communications and Media
** Please note that interviews will be held on 18th April **
You will join our established team of academics and visiting industry practitioners in a teaching-focused role on our undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the Communications and Media programme. Courses in the programme include Media Communications, Advertising and Public Relations.
The role requires a specific focus on emergent media practices including digital and social media theory and research methods. As Senior Lecturer, you will take responsibility for teaching and learning on relevant units including their management and coordination, and supervising final projects and dissertations at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
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.
Substantial experience of teaching in Higher Education and a proven track record of delivering a high quality student experience, including through curriculum delivery, development and assessment is essential.
As well as being committed to a teaching approach that integrates theory and practice, you will have a strong focus on digital media communications and understand how emergent media practices are transforming public communication. You will be able to help students understand this through innovative pedagogy, knowledge exchange or research.
Experience of providing academic and pastoral support to students, monitoring student progress and maintaining appropriate records, and undertaking general unit management responsibilities is also essential.
If you do not already possess a teaching qualification, you will need to be willing to study for a relevant teaching qualification. A PhD is desirable.
If you have a strong commitment to the advancement of your field and have an ability to work as part of a team we would be delighted to hear from you.