Webinar: How to break into lecturing
The session will cover:
Where to find lecturing work
Who to contact
How to tailor your CV
What to expect when you first start
Understanding pay rates
Benefits and contracts
Excelling in interviews
The masterclass is delivered by freelance journalists and part-time lecturers Lily Canter and Emma Wilkinson.
Lily is the former Subject Group Leader for Journalism and Public Relations at Sheffield Hallam University. She has worked as an associate lecturer at six universities and was responsible for the hiring of casual and permanent staff in her previous role at Sheffield Hallam. She now lectures part time at Sheffield Hallam and Goldsmiths University.
Emma is an associate lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University and Derby University and has taught on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. She has experience teaching international students at The University of Sheffield as well delivering modules to science, journalism and global communication students.
"Lily's knowledge helped me land my dream job teaching at The University of Sheffield. She was generous with her time and clearly explained the importance and intricacies of how to blend practical based teaching with academic research."
Michelle Rawlins, journalist, author and lecturer