Dr Wajid Khan’s University is looking for a new Professor.
School of Games & Creative Technology up
|Salary:||£58,285 to £63,674 per annum|
|Closing Date:||Tuesday 18 October 2022|
|Interview Date:||Friday 04 November 2022|
Following significant investment in this area, the University has established a new School of Games and Creative Technology which is set for significant development, including portfolio expansion, as part of the University’s exciting broader vision. We are seeking to make further appointments to drive forward our strategic vision, to develop our research activity and to enhance our portfolio.
This Professorial post is a key position within the school. The post holder will lead a significant contribution to the School’s academic ethos and identity. This will be primarily exercised through research leadership and development and through research-informed learning and teaching. The
post holder will support the development and growth of our research endeavour, supervision and strategic growth of postgraduate research culture, and research informed learning and teaching activity across the School. The professorial title of the successful candidate will be decided according to the expertise of the candidate appointed; you will be an expert in either Games or Creative Computing or Creative Technology or Immersive Technology.
We are seeking an established research leader with world-leading or internationally excellent research, including a track record of income generation and project leadership, and, ideally, experience of supporting early career researchers. You will also have the capacity to provide high quality supervision to masters and PhD students, with a track record of PhD completion.
If you are part of the transformation project, please contact peopleandculture for an application form.
At UCA, creativity and innovation are at the heart of what we do. Our legacy of educating eager and passionate artists, makers and thinkers runs back almost 160 years, and today we’re helping shape a global future that supports and nourishes talent worldwide.
Our campuses across Surrey and Kent are vibrant communities, each specialising in different areas of the creative industries. We are also home to a thriving research hub, with academic experts and fellows leading the way in research on sustainability, design, textiles, animation, history and culture, games and creative technologies and more.
Are you ready to share your passion for creativity with the next generation of innovators? If so, we want to hear from you.
The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) aims to be a welcoming and inclusive University that is truly representative of all of the diversity in society. We particularly encourage applications from people from minoritised ethnic groups and people with disabilities who are currently under-represented within the University.