£41,624 - £49,224
Permanent, Part Time
Working within the Department of Creative and Cultural Industries this exciting role is to lead and develop our unique MA Art Market & Appraisal (Professional Practice). The course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and prepares students for careers in the global art market.
You will have experience of teaching in higher education and will have a track record of scholarly activity within a relevant field such as art business, the international art market or art history. The successful candidate will also have excellent interpersonal skills, and be both student focused and adept at working with diverse groups of colleagues. Applicants will require knowledge of the historical and contemporary global art market, alongside a sound understanding of industry techniques of art appraisal and valuation. Professional experience of the art trade, of auction business, contemporary art fairs and new technologies of art commerce would be a distinct advantage as would broad industry contacts.
For the exceptional candidate a flexible working arrangement would be considered.
The Faculty’s position amongst the top art, design and architecture schools is confirmed in subject rankings, research performance, industry and student awards and the leading brands and institutions that choose to work with us. The School of Critical Studies and Creative Industries is one of three Schools in the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, and as part of a new growth strategy and a reinforced commitment to build on our history and current credentials the Faculty will reclaim its name of Kingston School of Art in the spring of 2017.
For further information and to apply, please visit our website.
Closing date: 21 May 2017
Kingston University is committed to equality and we value the diversity of our staff and students.