Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Digital Media

Liverpool, UK, 14. November 2017.

Liverpool John Moores University

The Liverpool Screen School

Contract Type: Permanent Hours: Full Time
Job Type: Academic Vacancy Type: Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date:14/11/2017
Ref No:2076 

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The Liverpool Screen School (Liverpool John Moores University) seeks a highly motivated individual with expertise and experience in Digital Media production and theory to join the Media Production team.

You will be an experienced digital media producer with the skills to lead and deliver media practice and production-based modules that employ new media technologies to tell stories across a variety of digital platforms. You will teach on creative media practice, digital media tools and digital media culture modules. Experience of digital media production is essential with an emphasis on storytelling as well as the application of technology.

The Liverpool Screen School, part of LJMU's Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies, offers undergraduate programmes in Creative Writing, Drama, Film Studies, Journalism and Media Production, together with postgraduate courses in Documentary, International Journalism, Writing and Screenwriting.

The Screen school is developing its strategic priorities in research, postgraduate provision internationalisation, public engagement and enterprise activity.  Reporting to the Programme Leader, you will contribute to these developments, whilst also undertaking teaching and administrative duties across the Media Production portfolio.  Current areas of industry practice / research interests in the department include: Television Drama, Factual Entertainment, Documentary, Interactive media, new approaches to narrative, 360/VR/AR/MR, participatory culture and multiplatform.

Liverpool, the most filmed in city in the UK outside of London, is an excellent base to make and teach media, with media city in Salford nearby. The city boasts a vibrant culture and LJMU is proud of its many connections with local media and arts organisations, including The Everyman and Playhouse, The Unity Theatre, The Royal Court Theatre, The Liverpool Philharmonic, The Liverpool Tate, Lime Pictures, Liverpool Film Office, ITV and the BBC.

Informal enquiries may be made to Sarah Haynes, Head of Media Production at the Liverpool Screen School 0151 231 4770 or email at S.Haynes@ljmu.ac.uk