Job: Stride Lectureship in Arts Conservation (Northumbria University)

Date of event:   26/03/2020 − 26/03/2020

Application Deadline: 26 March 2020

Type of Position: Permanent, Full Time

Location: Northumbria University – Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Sciences, City Campus, Newcastle, UK

The Department of Arts is looking to appoint an experienced Art Conservator with the skills and experience to lead and deliver art conservation modules and research projects. In particular we are looking for candidates with research and teaching expertise which focuses on interventive conservation and/or preventive conservation.

The Stride Lecturer in Art Conservation will be part of a team that will deliver research-informed learning and teaching at all levels of Higher Education. You will be able to demonstrate expertise and knowledge of current issues in Art Conservation and be able to teach flexibly and effectively using an appropriate variety of approaches to maximize student learning in both a real and virtual environment.

You should have a track-record of practice led work and/or publications appropriate to your experience and feasible plans for future high-quality research outputs for submission to REF2021.  Role holders appointed who have not undertaken or completed PhD study, will be required to register and complete a PhD within a reasonable timescale of appointment. This will be discussed with candidates upon appointment and will be a condition of employment.

For an informal discussion about the post contact Professor Louise Tythacott, Woon Tai Jee Professor of Asian Art on T:  +44 (0)191 227 3093 or by email at

For more information about this job opportunity and how to apply, please see the website [here].