Assistant Professor of Art (Graphic Design)

Sam Houston State University

United States

December 12, 2021

Description

Assistant Professor of Art (Graphic Design) Bookmark this Posting Print Preview Apply for this Job Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants should submit the following as PDF: • cover letter • statement of teaching philosophy • statement of teaching research & goals • a detailed CV • names and contact information of three references • samples of personal work • samples of student work Please include links for examples of personal and student interactive or motion work. For time-based media work examples, please provide URLs for each specific project within the PDF document. Official college transcripts will be required for finalists for this position.

Posting Details Position Title Assistant Professor of Art (Graphic Design)

Requisition 202100155F Rank Assistant Professor FLSA status Exempt Hiring Salary

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track College College of Arts & Media Department Dept of Art Open Date 11/11/2021 Quicklink https: // shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/29369

Contact Name Britney Ketkoski

Title

Assistant to the Chair Department of Art PO Box 2089 Huntsville, Texas 77341

Contact Phone 936-294-1315 Contact Email brv001@shsu.edu

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The Department of Art at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Graphic Design starting August 2022.

Ideal candidates must have the ability to teachUI/UX and motion design, supported by a portfolio that demonstrates professional achievement in these areas. HTML and CSS skills are preferred, and proficiency with the Adobe Suite of tools is expected.

The desired candidate will posses strong fundamental design, communication, and interpersonal skills, and demonstrate the enthusiasm necessary to contribute to a regionally competitive design program at SHSU.

In addition to teaching 3 courses per semester, some service responsibilities and ongoing research and professional activity within the profession are expected.

The SHSU Department of Art offers a BFA Graphic Design, and has over 100 Graphic Design majors in a department of more than 550 students.

Learn more about the SHSU Department of Art at www. shsu.edu/art

Educational Requirements for the Position

Candidates must possess a Master of Fine Art Degree in Graphic Design or Visual Communications and demonstrate outstanding potential in research and/or creative activity.

Experience Required for the Position

Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is strongly preferred. Professional Design experience is also an asset.

Other Requirements for the Position Special Instructions Summary

Applicants should submit the following as PDF: • cover letter • statement of teaching philosophy • statement of teaching research & goals • a detailed CV • names and contact information of three references • samples of personal work • samples of student work Please include links for examples of personal and student interactive or motion work. For time-based media work examples, please provide URLs for each specific project within the PDF document. Official college transcripts will be required for finalists for this position.

Open Until Filled Yes

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Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

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  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement of Research & Goals
  • Media Presentation
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