Career Opportunities in the School of Art, Design and Media (ADM)
The School of Art, Design and Media (ADM), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore is the first comprehensive art school in Singapore. It offers a studio-based professional education in a comprehensive university setting, providing students the knowledge and skills needed to develop and produce groundbreaking artworks and related scholarly activity. ADM also promotes Singapore’s creative culture and identity, and is positioned to play a central role in the transformation of Singapore into a regional centre of media and creativity. Currently, ADM offers a four-year BFA program with six concentrations – Digital Animation, Digital Filmmaking, Digital Photography, Visual Communication, Interactive Media, and Product Design. It is developing a BA in Art History and has started a PhD in Art, Design and Media. ADM's programmes embrace imagination, innovation, and critical thinking within a strongly multicultural and global context, and they foster individual authorship as well as collaboration and cooperation among diverse fields and constituencies. NTU provides excellent opportunities for funded faculty research, and excellent facilities for creative production.
Further information about the School can be viewed at the following website: www.adm.ntu.edu.sg.
Part-Time Lecturer in History of Photography
This course examines the emergence of photographic traditions within the context of the social, cultural, philosophical, political, economic, and technological forces of its time. It covers the development of the medium from its very beginnings as a scientific curio to the birth of the digital in contemporary times.
Successful candidates will have a Masters and/or PhD in Art theory/Art history with a specialisation in South East Asian photography with a substantial publication record and past teaching experience at Undergraduate Level. Candidates who do not meet the education requirement but have substantial experience in the field may also apply.
Closing Date: 17 April 2019
The Contemporary Creative and Cultural Industry of Singapore (Part-Time Lecturer)
Successful applicant will be teaching a module that will introduce the creative and cultural industries in Singapore to students at bachelor's level, describing the history of this development and positions within the context of theory and practice with an understanding of key terminology in creative industry economics and policy, and will examine the policy decisions, local environment, and intellectual influences that led up to the Creative Industries Development Strategy in 2002. It covers the direct and indirect effects from this strategy and examines the present day eco-system of the creative industry in Singapore.
Closing Date: 19 April 2019
Part-Time Lecturer in Master of Arts in Museum Studies and Curatorial Practices Programme
The part-time position requires the incumbent to teach the following two graduate courses:
Core course: AP6001 Introduction to Museum Studies (commencing August 2019) and Prescribed Elective: AP6105 Curatorship (commencing January 2020).
Successful candidates should have at least a Masters in Art History, Heritage Studies, Museum Studies or Asian Studies with a track record of past teaching experience at Undergraduate and Master's level.
Closing Date: 26 April 2019