The Innovation School at The Glasgow School of Art seeks an enthusiastic, experienced and highly motivated academic to lead the expansion of our portfolio on GSA’s Highlands and Islands campus.
Academic Lead (Programme Leader) 1.0 FTE
Highlands Islands campus
Grade 8 £ Grade 8, £51,799 – £63,668 per annum
Based at the historic Altyre Steading, just outside of Forres, near to Inverness, the role will enhance the Innovation School’s commitment to:
1) our expanding Masters portfolio in Design Innovation
2) new academic study options at all curricular levels
3) a people and planet approach to design-led innovation
4) aligning teaching with research to produce social, economic and cultural impact
The successful candidate will provide leadership to an academic team, management of student learning experience and collegiate input into the intellectual development of the Innovation School. The ideal applicant will have a background in Design/Innovation education or a track record of industrial engagement and contemporary practice; managerial experience; academic attainment/research activity; and a commitment to seeing design-led innovation as a contribution to human well-being, social justice, and ecological improvement.
The closing date for submission of completed applications is Midnight 10th November 2021.
The Glasgow School of Art is an equal opportunities employer.
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