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Senior Lecturer in Fashion Management

NTU has a thriving academic community, and it’s one where you’ll feel truly valued. We know our academics are central to our success as an award-winning university, and research centre of excellence.

Our rise up the league tables in recent years, alongside a number of prestigious national awards, demonstrate the potential that creating and forging excellent partnerships, while harnessing the talents of all our people, can bring. Most notably we have achieved a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework. Now we’re looking for more passionate, ambitious people to join us.

If you are considering joining NTU as a Senior Lecturer you will benefit from our Senior Lecturer Career Framework, which recognises and rewards you based on your performance, contribution and achievement, and offers the opportunity of faster salary progression compared to the industry average.

Are you an academic looking for an innovative and successful university to take your next step? At NTU, we recognise that our greatest strengths lie in the energy, expertise, and experience that our colleagues bring. Thanks to our £421million investment in estates and equipment across our three campuses since 2003/4, we deliver an inspirational learning environment for both staff and students. Our research facilities allow us to shape lives and society, which is central to our mission and achievements of our aims.

The Fashion Management, Marketing and Communication department houses creative fashion business courses covering the full spectrum of the commercial side of fashion at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Sitting within the reputable School of Art and Design, the courses recruit high calibre students with strong academic and creative abilities and are designed to develop these talents to ensure our graduate’s unique combinations of skills are well suited for the fashion / lifestyle arena in which they will work.

We are looking to recruit an ambitious and enthusiastic Senior Lecturer with the specialist knowledge to teach in the area of fashion management. You will be an experienced academic with relevant subject knowledge, with a focus on the delivery of student teaching and the entire student experience, along with management and administration of the curriculum. You will hold a relevant degree in a related subject area, a postgraduate qualification is desirable or evidence that you are prepared to continue your own education through research and continued professional development. A qualification in the HE sector is also desirable.

You will possess an excellent understanding of the subject area with specific focus on Fashion Technology:  Sustainability, Global Sourcing, and Supply Chain Management, Textile & Garment Technology and Quality Assurance, Technical Textile Development and Innovation. As well as knowledge of the current professional practice within the fashion and associated industries and an ability to communicate this knowledge to others.

As a Senior Lecturer you will teach across our undergraduate and postgraduate courses to further strengthen the team. You will also be required to contribute to a range of modules across the subject area and should be able to offer the required attributes as detailed in the attached person specification.

Closing date – 11th December 2020
Interview date – w/c 11th January 2021 

To submit an online application for this position, please visit

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position please contact Melanie Robertson, Head of Fashion Management, Marketing and Communication on +44(0)115 848 8201 or via email: or Liz Watson, Principal Lecturer – Fashion Management on +44(0)115 848 3804 or via email:

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We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming the University of the Future. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?

Senior Lecturer in Fashion Management

Nottingham, UK
Grade I (£39,152 - £49,553 p.a.)

Published on 12 Dec 2020