Lecturer in Luxury Fashion Management
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities is a unique environment where Humanities, Languages and Social Sciences sit alongside the Manchester School of Art and the Manchester Fashion Institute. Student experience is at the heart of everything we do. We’re proud to offer state-of-the-art facilities, including digital and technical workshops, studios and gallery spaces designed to enhance learning and collaboration.
About the team:
Manchester Fashion Institute (MFI) has an established reputation within the education sector, we align ourselves with elite fashion schools worldwide. We are uniquely positioned as one the largest specialist fashion providers in UK HE we provide depth and breadth of expertise in our subject. We are a hub, working collaboratively across disciplines and borders, our research and teaching cross science, the arts, business, health, sociology, sport and digital. We continue to build an environment for staff and students where diversity and equality flourish, where innovation is powered by a multitude of perspectives and cultures. We are looking for a Lecturer in Luxury Fashion Management to join our dynamic and growing team. The successful candidate will contribute to the students’ educational journey, bringing experience, skills and knowledge to inspire the next generation of fashion talent for an ever-changing industry.
We seek a Lecturer in Luxury Fashion Management to contribute to teaching and student experience across a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes with subject expertise which might include brand management, identity and brand positioning; understanding of luxury corporate culture and values in a global fashion market; and a depth of knowledge concerning communication offline and online for communicating luxury brand values and attracting and retaining customer loyalty in an international marketplace.
The post holder will also be expected to contribute to the research and/or knowledge exchange activities of the department for example by producing high quality research outputs and developing funding bids.
Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring.
We particularly encourage applications from Black and Minority Ethnic candidates, who we recognise are underrepresented in this area.
We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application.
Closing date: 18 April 2021
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