Senior lecturer creative media


0.8-1.0 FTE

Hanzehogeschool Groningen

Instituut voor Communicatie, Media & IT

An exciting new opportunity exists at the bachelor Creative Media & Game Technologies (School of Communication, Media & IT) for the new for the position of Senior lecturer creative media (0.8-1.0 FTE).

Making games to develop the future! Games are all around us in our daily lives and at the cutting edge of technology. In the Creative Media and Game Technologies programme (CMGT), students will work with cutting edge technologies to learn how to build the future by making games with these: learning how to deploy technologies and how they can be used to invent with. The four-year international programme focuses on students who want to dive into the broad and fast changing field of digital technology.
This international bachelor programme will start in September 2021 and is the full blown follow up of the major Game Design that we offered within the CMD programme since 2014.

For our new bachelor Creative Media & Game Technologies we are looking for a senior lecturer creative media.

Job description

As a senior lecturer you take care of teaching, organising, conducting, and assessing relevant courses and projects within the new bachelor Creative Media & Game Technologies (CMGT).
Teaching, coaching our students in classes, placements and graduation projects will make up most of your job. Depending on your profile and preferences, doing research in one of our research groups is also a possibility.
Next to your own teaching tasks, you will take the lead in the development of the programme. You will be part of the Curriculum Committee. In that role you - together with the other members - work on the development of the CMGT programme as designed in close connection with the team and students.
Next to that you are keeping a close eye and stay in touch with all organisations, research groups, people and developments both inside and outside the Hanze UAS that can give input to better the programme.

Creative Media

The core domain Creative Media prepares students for creative challenges and trains them to explore new options. Within the CMGT domain, we compliment traditional methods for creative problem solving with a more technological and integrated approach. The development of new hardware and software creates an ever-changing environment, which students need to learn to work with to make their vision come to life.
The main focus for the Creative Media domain is to ensure the products students work on are visualized in a manner in which the end user feels as if the product is ready to be used in their everyday life. This means the visualization of the product meets standards and observes emerging trends set by the work field while taking the needs of UX Design focus groups into account.

Requirements and competences

- You hold a masters’ degree and preferably a BKE/BDB (didactical certificate).
- You have work experience in the field of creative media and games and/or new technology.
- You can connect your field of expertise with the other domains.
- You are experienced as a teacher, developer of education, and as researcher or coordinator.
- You inspire both students and colleagues and want to support their development.
- You are professional and have a keen eye for the organizational interests.
- You like working with international students and colleagues.
- You are fluent in English and -preferably- in Dutch.

The School of Communication, Media & IT

The new bachelor CMGT is part of the School of Communication, Media & IT (SCMI) is the biggest school within the Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen. SCMI specializes in offering a wide range of multifaceted, innovative and internationally oriented bachelor and master programmes. You will be part of a young professional team.

What do we offer

The salary will amount to a gross minimum € 4.250,- and a gross maximum € 5.717,- per month based on a full time position. The function scale is 12 cao hbo. In addition, you will be entitled to holiday pay and a year-end bonus. Hanze UAS offers plenty of opportunities for further development in your field. It concerns a structural vacancy in which we first offer an annual contract with the possibility to extend the contract..


Additional information concerning this position can be obtained from Henriët Eilander, programme manager CMGT at telephone number + 31(0)6-25151594.

Should you have questions using the digital application form (Apply-button), please contact HR Recruitment, telephone number + 31 (0)50-595 7505.

Will you be our new colleague?
Please send your resume and application (Apply-button).

- The (online) interviews (in English) will take place on Wednesday 28 April 2021.
- An assessment can be part of the procedure.
- This vacancy has an internal and external status. Employees who work at Hanze University of Applied Sciences take precedence over external candidates.
- A certificate of good conduct may be required. You will get reimburse for the fee by the Hanze University.

We do not appreciate acquisition in reference to this advertisement.

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