Deputy Head of Department, Design and Digital Arts job with NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Deputy Head of Department, Design & Digital Arts
Nottingham Trent University

Guardian University of the Year 2019; 2018 Times and Sunday Times Modern University of the Year; University of the Year 2017; these are just a few of the accolades bestowed upon Nottingham Trent University. We are focused on “Creating the University of the Future”, transforming the lives of our students and, through them, the world we live in.

The School of Art & Design is one of the world’s leading art and design schools and has been influencing, inspiring and innovating for over 175 years. We are guided by our past, focused on our future and proud to shape the future. We have created the new Department of Design & Digital Arts which will provide exciting new opportunities in course offering, bringing together art, design, technology and business in a historic new building, the Design & Digital Arts Building, which will open in 2024.

Our new Deputy Head of Department will support the Head of Department in achieving this ambitious strategic vision, which enhances the future of art and design education at Nottingham Trent. A strong leadership team to lead and manage the department in the future will ensure that we maximize the exciting opportunities the new building and increased tuition offers, securing the position of the department and the school as a leading provider of creative, technology-driven curriculum. both nationally and internationally.

We are looking for someone with deep experience in the broad field of digital arts and are open to considering industry expertise. What is important is that you understand the new technologies in this field and how they can be applied. You must be a strong leader and team player with a positive attitude and vision to help build an ambitious vision for the Department.

If you would like to contribute your expertise, creativity and energy to this wonderful institution and exciting new department, you will find all the details at

Deadline: noon, Monday, June 27, 2022.

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equal opportunity, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

John C. Dent