Associate Professor and Director of Liberal Arts
Media and Communications,Media Studies,Languages, Literature and Culture,Languages,Literature,Historical and Philosophical Studies,History,Philosophy,Creative Arts and Design,Other Creative Arts,Cultural Studies
Short info about job
Company: University of Nottingham
Department: Cultures, Languages & Area Studies
Salary: £49,772 to £59,400 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1524 1253509
Fax: +44-1250 2735290
Detail information about job Associate Professor and Director of Liberal Arts. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Faculty of Arts is seeking a Course Director to develop and lead its new Liberal Arts programme (first intake September 2018). The Director will provide academic and organisational leadership, be responsible for programme design and development, will contribute to teaching and student support and also play a leading role in open days, marketing & student recruitment, outreach, and review/quality assurance activities. Applications are welcome from candidates who wish to be wholly engaged in teaching (R&T: Teaching) or combine research and teaching (R&T: Research and Teaching).
Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent in a relevant subject area or demonstrate equivalent extensive professional experience. The successful candidate will have extensive experience of teaching and curriculum design, be able to demonstrate a record of excellence in undergraduate and/or graduate teaching, have a track record of teaching innovation, and a commitment to delivery of quality services to students. The role holder will have proven strategy, leadership, and management experience, as well as experience of leading student recruitment activities. Applicants applying through the research and teaching track will also be able to demonstrate a record of sustained publication and dissemination of research in order to contribute to the University’s research culture and REF.
Candidates should provide a CV and a supporting letter as part of their application. Please also state whether applying for the teaching-focus post or the research and teaching combined post.
Provisional interview date: 26/27 September 2017.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Mark Bradley (tel: +44 115 951 4814 or email: [email protected]). Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.