MA/MSc Studentship – Reprographic Services
The Digital Humanities Centre at The University of Nottingham invites applications for one MA/MSc Studentship to provide reprographic services in the Centre. The Studentship is available for postgraduate study in the Departments of Archaeology, Art History, Classics, History, Music, Philosophy, and Theology and Religious Studies. The award pays the equivalent of UK/EU tuition fees for one year of full-time or two years of part-time postgraduate taught masters study. More information...
The start date is 1 October 2012. The hours of work are 480 over one year in respect of full–time study or 240 hours each year for two years in respect of part-time study. A flexible approach to working hours is essential to accommodate peak times.
The main duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to run the DHC’s Reprographic Service. This will involve printing and scanning, helping with the design of print material, basic maintenance of equipment, co-ordinating work-flow and managing supplies; it can also include instruction through demonstrations and tutorial workshops.
We are looking for someone who has excellent graphics design skills and strong organisational skills. You will be part of a team responsible for delivering teaching and research support and therefore you should have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively within larger groups as well as with individual colleagues and students.
We expect a high level of competence using the following applications: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere/Final Cut Pro.
Experience in any of the following applications would be beneficial: Adobe Illustrator, AutoDesk AutoCAD, AutoDesk MAYA, Adobe Flash, Adobe Fireworks, 3DsMax, Polyworks V11, web programmes (such as Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Muse, Wordpress), social media and Adobe Acrobat.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to: Mrs Amanda Samuels, tel: 0115 951 5825 or email: amanda.samuels(at)nottingham.ac.uk.
The closing date for studentship applications is noon on Friday 20th July 2012.
Interviews will be held week commencing 13th August 2012.
Please email the completed studentship application form to Amanda Samuels.
Please note that the successful recipient must be holding a conditional or unconditional offer to study on a masters postgraduate taught course within the School of Humanities, University of Nottingham with an entry date of 1st October 2012. If at the time of interview a studentship candidate is not holding an offer of a place to study, a course application can be submitted by the successful candidate immediately after interview.
Applications for a place to study must be made on the standard University application form.