Assistant Professor of Practice, Beginning Design

Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture

United States

February 10, 2022


Position Information 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 the courses.

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

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Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Terminal degree in a design-related field or equivalent professional experience.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • 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 Posted Salary How to Apply

    Click “Apply to this Job” and complete the information form. Attach the following documents:

  • 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 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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    Required Documents

    Required Documents

  • Other Document
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Online Portfolio
  • List of References
  • Optional Documents