Working Title Assistant Professor of Practice, Beginning Design
Department College of Architecture-0896
Requisition Number F210235
Posting Open Date 01/06/2022
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all
application materials before review date) 02/10/2022
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work
This is a non-tenure track, full-time appointment of which at least 80% is
dedicated to consistent teaching in Design Thinking and Design Making within
the d.ONE core curriculum which also includes Design History, Design Drawing,
and Computer Applications.
Along with teaching, this position will be the primary coordinator for Design
Thinking and Design Making. Coordination responsibilities may include
onboarding new instructors, developing syllabi and assignments, holding
regular meetings with the d.ONE teaching team, and communicating with the 2nd-
year studio faculty. This position will closely correspond with the d.ONE core
team and instructors to ensure appropriate breadth, depth, and consistency in
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment
without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy,
sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic
information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See
https: // www. unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Terminal degree in a design-related field or equivalent professional
Strong design work evidenced through a portfolio.
Experience teaching and/or working in a design-related field.
Familiarity with digital and analogue workflows of design.
Coordination, management, and/or leadership skills.
Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required
How to Apply
Click “Apply to this Job” and complete the information form. Attach the
A brief statement addressing your qualifications and interests in beginning design education.
A brief statement outlining your approach to equity and inclusion in teaching and/or research and creative activity/professional work.
A full curriculum vitae.
Portfolio (25 pages max) containing examples of student design work completed in your studios and classes, personal creative activity, scholarship, research, and/or professional work related to area of focus.
Contact information for three references (mail, telephone, and email).
Please note, the statements (items 1 and 2) need to be combined into one
document and attached as “Other Document.”
For questions or accommodations related to this position contact
Assistant Professor Nate Bicak, Search Committee Chair
Job Category (old) Faculty Non-Tenure Leading
Job Type Full-Time
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date 08/15/2022
Appointment End Date
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