Senior Lecturer in Photography Coventry University Coventry School of Art and Design

Senior Lecturer in Photography Coventry University – Coventry School of Art and Design

Senior Lecturer in Photography
Coventry University – Coventry School of Art and Design

£34,611 – £49,344 pro rata per annum, Part-Time, (0.8 FTE)

Committed to research and teaching excellence and passionate about the arts, design and media, Coventry School of Art and Design is a vibrant community of scholars, researchers and practitioners with networks across the globe and a heritage of quality built up over 150 years. The School was recently successful in the RAE, which acknowledged world-leading research in all departments, 60% of research in the School was judged at least internationally excellent.

The Media and Communication department has a long-established reputation and offers exciting undergraduate and postgraduate courses covering advertising, communications, cultural studies, journalism, media, production and photography.

Opportunity for a proactive individual to further enhance their academic profile.

We are seeking an active practitioner with an established profile in photographic practice, curation or editorial. Applicants should be qualified to Masters Level, or of equivalent professional status and be able to demonstrate the ability to embrace the key debates framing the transformation and location of photography in contemporary culture and society.

The successful candidate will undertake teaching and curriculum development supporting the field of photography within the Department of Media & Communication and be actively engaged in professional practice, applied research and income generation in the broad area of photography.

The post-holder must have specialist knowledge of new/emerging modes of photographic practice, e.g. the utilisation of Open Media, the Web, social media and digital workflow models. We actively encourage applications from those candidates with expertise in gender issues, diversity and representation.

For an informal discussion about this post Contact Prof. Jill Journeaux, Dean of CSAD, 02476 88 7759 or email on

Ref: REQ000439

Closing Date: 13 September 2010

How to apply: For further information or to download an application form please visit our website at Alternatively, you can call the Human Resources Department on 024 7688 7814 or email:

This job is unlikely to attract sponsorship to work. Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates.

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