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Stage 1 Leader, BA Fashion Communication – Journalism
We are looking for a dynamic and ambitious academic fashion journalism practitioner/ researcher to lead Stage One of the BA Fashion Communication: Journalism Course and to play a significant role in the BA Fashion Communication team.
You will build on the international reputation of Fashion Communication Journalism at CSM and play a key role in leading the development of undergraduate study in the discipline. You will be responsible for assuring the academic standards of the Stage and its delivery through your academic leadership and effective management of resources. You will contribute to the delivery of the course through your provision of inspiring and supporting learning opportunities, providing a stimulating and nurturing environment for both students and colleagues.
The Stage Leader will enhance professional, academic and research partnerships to ensure that the course anticipates the changing needs of the global fashion communication industry, commerce and society.
Why choose us?
Central Saint Martins is a world-leading centre for arts and design education. Its reputation stems from the creative energy of its staff and students and the stellar achievements of its graduates nationally and internationally. The nine programmes at CSM explore the boundaries of their discipline. Students and staff are continually alert to new ideas, and are curious and restless in developing beyond the expected norms of their subject, so emerging work is at the forefront of its area. CSM sits at the heart of London’s creative scene, and of one of Europe’s most dynamic new culture and innovation quarters at King’s Cross, making the college increasingly important to London’s cultural life, and indicative of our general desire to open up CSM to as broad an audience as possible.
As a sophisticated and innovative Fashion Journalism practitioner / researcher and academic, you’ll be regarded as a leading authority within your own area. You will have an in depth understanding and personal experience of the relationship of fashion journalism education with the fashion communication industry, both nationally and internationally.
Creative and highly motivated, you’ll be experienced in the challenges of enabling diverse student cohorts to explore the discipline of Fashion Journalism, to reach their full potential and to foster new approaches to Fashion Journlaism practice and research. You will have excellent communication skills and be comfortable in the use of digital media. You will have the ability to lead and to work as part of a team, sharing your knowledge with colleagues and students alike.
In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.