University of the Arts, London — Lecturer, Design for Social Innovation and Sustainable Futures

  • Curated by Reconsidered
  • London, UK
  • Jun 26, 2020
Mid-Career (3-8 years) CSR/Sustainability Creative/Design Education

Job Description

The Design School is looking to recruit a Lecturer for the MA Design for Social Innovation and Sustainable Futures course. The course explores the future of design practice and its interdependency with humanitarian and ecological concerns. This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who is committed to working within a creative curriculum shaping a collaborative and generative studio for designers interested in working with complex global issues. The position invites applicants who are keen to facilitate students’ learning in looking at the environment, materiality, empathy, ethics and responsibility within broad and dynamic socio-cultural, economic and political contexts. As a lecturer you will be responsible for delivery of the units across the course with the focus on design theory and practice for social or environmental change and inclusive teaching. You will bring research and/or industry and teaching experience at postgraduate level. You will manage and participate in the delivery of student-centered teaching as well as making a significant contribution to the development of the course curriculum, assessment, quality management and recruitment...