Associate Professor and Director of Liberal Arts

EmployerUniversity of Nottingham
Faculty of Arts
Published10 August 2017
Closing Date12 September 2017
WorkplaceNottingham, East Midlands, UK
CategoryArts and Design


Associate Professor and Director of Liberal Arts

49772 to 59400 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

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 mark.bradley [at] nottingham[.]ac[.]uk. 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.

In your application, please refer to
and reference  JobID 118566.

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