Lecturer in Fashion Communications with Business Studies (0.6 full time
School of Art
Location: Brighton - Grand Parade
Salary: £35,845 to £42,792 pro rata
Closing Date: Tuesday 03 August 2021
Interview Date: Wednesday 18 August 2021
The University of Brighton is seeking to recruit an experienced and innovative
individual who can bring their specialist knowledge of styling and fashion
communication to the course.
The role will focus on our BA (Hons) Fashion Communication with Business
Studies students where you will introduce students to styling and its role in
fashion communication, including new and changing developments of the
industry. The successful applicant will also work closely with the Course
Leader and colleagues to contribute to preparing students for their next steps
beyond the degree.
You will show a flexible and agile approach to curriculum development,
potentially to teach into a wider range of courses as the school continues to
develop. You will work with colleagues to realise a collective vision that
will take the course forward in its next iteration. Central to this will be
the ability to build a peer learning community which is both supportive and
stable and at the same time challenging, vibrant and dynamic.
Knowledge of current trends and new development within fashion styling, as
well as within the creative industries is essential, along with experience
working in the creative or professional industry.
A background in undergraduate teaching and practice-led research is required,
as are the skills to work flexibly within a team and to effectively time
manage and meet pressing deadlines.
Core elements of the role include:
The successful candidate will join the School of Art (to be within the newly
established School of Art and Media from 1st of August) – Subject Group of
Fashion, Textiles and 3D Design and Craft.
You will be based at our campus at Grand Parade in the city centre, a hub for
the University's creative courses, ground-breaking exhibitions and
This is a part-time, permanent role. Job-sharers are welcome to apply.
The University is committed to an inclusive environment which embraces
equality and diversity in our working, learning, research and teaching
environment. We particularly encourage applicants from a Black, Asian and
Minority Ethnic (BAME) background because the university is underrepresented
by BAME staff.
Further information about working for us, as well as the wide range of
benefits we offer, can be found in the working with us section of our