Careers at Lasalle

Lecturer (Fashion)

The School of Fashion, which resides within the Faculty of Design, seeks to appoint a
Lecturer to teach in the Diploma programme in the School of Fashion. The School of
Fashion offers a Diploma in Creative Direction for Fashion programme and two distinct
Fashion Degree programmes in BA(Hons) Fashion Design and Textiles and BA(Hons)
Fashion Media and Industries.

Reporting to the Dean, Head of School of Fashion and the Programme Leaders, your key responsibilities as Lecturer include academic preparation, teaching and delivery of specialised skills and cognitive based contents to ensure the students’ learning objectives are met. You will work collaboratively with teams within the programme and faculty in enhancing the strategic and organisational plans and ensuring that the programme achieves its strategic ambitions and objectives.

Other responsibilities include coordination of academic learning activities, academic administration and organisation, conduct assessments and marking, student mentoring and recruitment. You will also implement research practices to extend knowledge of an appropriate subject area for the benefit of the programme and the students. We particularly encourage applications from individuals with a developing or established research profile. You will also contribute to the academic development of the programme where establishing an interdisciplinary curriculum is crucial; work as a member of the programme team to support the overall administration of the programme and be involved in specific programme activities, projects, exhibitions and other cross faculty initiatives. You will be expected to maintain an active and relevant research profile.
 

Requirements:

  • Postgraduate qualification, MA in related field (PhD preferred), or equivalent in a relevant design discipline.
  • At least 5 years or more of postgraduate tertiary-level teaching experience in fashion, and at least 4 years of full-time industry experience and relevant professional practice in the fields of communication and media with focus on business for fashion, digital marketing, art direction and social media.
  • Possess good knowledge of cultural and contextual studies and regular research practices in higher education specifically in fashion related areas.
  • Good understanding of current educational and creative industry topics and issues.
  • A passion for teaching with ability to nurture and encourage excellence in student learning.
  • Possess excellent communication, organisational and team working skills and academic administration skills.
  • A positive attitude to research, and preferably a personal research profile.

To apply:

Please submit your CV including current and expected salary and send it via email to [email protected] or in writing (please state the position you are applying for on the envelope):

Director & Chief Human Resource Officer
Division of Human Resources & Organisation Development
LASALLE College of the Arts
1 McNally Street
Singapore 187940

Closing date is 30 June 2022 or until position is filled.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.