Associate Lecturer: Photography

Falmouth University

About The Role
With 120 years’ creative arts experience, we are on a quest to offer the highest standards of teaching and professional facilities, as well as a vibrant creative community. With over 7,000 students, our portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate courses and postgraduate research represents the breadth of the creative industries, from art, design and fashion, to games, music, film and business.
Our mission is to deliver exceptional higher education and research, harnessing the fusion of creativity and technology as foundations of the future economy. We use our knowledge and expertise in these disciplines to generate positive and sustainable opportunities for all.
In support of this we are now seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Associate Lecturer to join the Institute of Photography to teach on the BA(hons) Photography course.
The successful candidate will join the Institute of Photography teaching team and deliver teaching on modules across the course.
About You
The ideal candidate will be engaged in contemporary Photography, and may have some previous experience teaching in Higher Education. We are particularly looking for applicants from diverse backgrounds.
We are looking to hear from candidates who can demonstrate the following skills/experience:

  • Good understanding of contemporary photographic practice.
  • Strong communicator.


  • Experience of teaching in HE.
  • A strong portfolio of contemporary practice (photographer/writer/curator).

For further details on the skills/experience required for this role, please see the full job description above.
The closing date for this position is Thursday 30 November 2023.
About Us
There couldn’t be a better time to work with us at Falmouth University. For more than a hundred years, we’ve been at the forefront of creativity and innovation. Building on that heritage, we’re now harnessing the power of digital technology to ensure we’re making an impact in the future economy. We are passionate about ideas and innovation. Our approach is rooted in collaboration and transdisciplinary working, believing that only together can we deliver the bold thinking that will solve the most complex issues of our time.
In return for you hard work and commitment, we offer excellent facilities and benefits, including:
 – Teachers’ Pension Scheme
 – Annual salary increments (Until top of grade reached)
 – Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Pay/Adoption Pay
 – Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme (Tusker)
 – Salary Sacrifice Cycle Scheme

 – Salary Sacrifice Home & Tech Scheme

Full details on our employee benefits can be found on our careers page Alongside these benefits we offer a first class working environment across our campuses with all the facilities you would expect from a leading University.
Falmouth University welcomes and encourages job applications from people of all identities and backgrounds, particularly those under-represented and/or marginalised, as it is important we have a diverse range of candidates to consider.

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