Liverpool School of Art and Design seeks lecturers in graphic design

Liverpool School of Art and Design seeks lecturers in graphic design

Liverpool School of Art and Design at Liverpool John Moores University, is seeking 1x permanent full time Lecturer in Graphic Design & Illustration, and 1x fixed term part time (0.8fte) Lecturer in Graphic Design & Illustration.

Salary: £34,304-£40,927 per annum
Post: Full-time/Part-Time
Contract Type: Permanent/Fixed Term
Deadline: 14 June 22
Job Ref: 3710
About the University
We are a friendly, inclusive, and supportive community of illustrators, designers, researchers, and troublemakers with studio culture at the heart of our approach. We encourage traditional approaches to flourish side-by-side with emerging technologies, nurturing play and experimentation, and embedding research into practice in the belief that design & creativity can be used to make positive changes in the world around us.
About the Role
Our programme offers an established and distinctive approach that provides students the chance to explore a broad range of skills and knowledge whilst supporting them to develop into independent and creative thinkers with the capacity to make an impact in and beyond the creative industries.You will help us to develop our understanding and integration of practice and theory and support our students in communicating their work and viewpoint to a range of audiences. Specifically, you will recognise the changing landscape in the disciplines, demonstrating strong critical understanding of the relationship between graphic design/ illustration and one or more of the following areas: creative activism, social justice and decolonization.
About the Candidate
We’re looking for a highly creative and inspirational practitioner with experience of Graphic Design and/or Illustration practice, theory, and scholarship to work across the BA Hons and MA GD&I courses. The successful applicant will have a strong critical understanding of Graphic Design and/or Illustration and experience of teaching in a higher education environment (or similar context). 
How To Apply
Informal enquiries may be made to Pete Thomas p.j.thomas@ljmu.ac.uk. Please clearly specify in your application which post you are applying for; either the permanent full time position or the fixed term part time position. If no preference is specified, you will be considered for both posts. Closing date: 14th June 2022. For further information and to apply online please visit our website: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/about-us/vacancies-at-ljmu.  Alternatively contact the Human Resources Department on 0151 904 6170 or 6131 or email: jobs@ljmu.ac.uk
LJMU is committed to achieving equality of opportunity. The school of art and design is currently under-represented with regards to staff from a Black, Asian, and other Minority Ethnic background and is actively promoting diversity in its workforce. We welcome applications from all eligible applicants. However, we would like to encourage applicants from the Black, Asian, and other Minority Ethnic communities who are currently under-represented within this area of work.