Department Sch of Arts & Comm (CLA)
Position Title Instructor
Job Title Instructor Pool - 2021/2022: Graphic Design
Appointment Type Academic Teaching/Research Faculty
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent Varies
Appointment Basis 9
Faculty Status Regular
Tenure Status Fixed-Term
Pay Method Salary
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary is commensurate with education,
training and experience
The Graphic Design program in the School of Arts & Communication invites
applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time
Instructor positions to teach on a term-by-term basis for the 2021-2022
academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or
transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion
of the Director.
The primary mission of the Graphic Design program at OSU is undergraduate
education. Students may seek a BFA degree in graphic design.
Teach (and potentially develope) undergraduate courses on-campus or through
Ecampus in areas of graphic design such as: typography, design tools +
techniques, interaction design, design thinking, information design, branding
systems, package design, professional development, design theory, graphic
design history, etc
Studio courses require:
B.F.A., professional experience and applicable teaching experience.
Lecture courses require:
M.A. or M.F.A. with applicable teaching experience.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
For studio courses, M.F.A.
Experience teaching at the college level.
Evident commitment to educational equity.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I
(FBS) universities. No
Posting Number P04468UF
Number of Vacancies Varies
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2021
Anticipated Appointment End Date 06/15/2022
Posting Date 06/10/2021
Full Consideration Date 08/15/2021
Closing Date 06/15/2022
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External -
open to ALL qualified applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by August 15,
Applications will continue to be accepted after the full consideration date,
until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is filled.
The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.
When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic
1) A resume/CV; and
2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have
prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify
which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach.
3) Examples of your work: if applicable, indicate web address of your online
portfolio in your cover letter or curriculum vita/resume. (Upload as “Other
4) Evidence of teaching excellence: student peer or mentor evaluations,
examples of student work in a single PDF (max 10MB). Along with each student
work image, please include course title and number, and a very brief project
description. (Upload as “Other Document 2”)
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional
references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the
For additional information please contact: Coleen Keedah at
Applications will be considered throughout the 2021-2022 academic year, as
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all
that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and
particularly encourage applications from members of historically
underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities,
veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to
help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Describe how your background has prepared you to be effective in an organization that values diversity.
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Other Document 1 (see Special Instructions)
Other Document 2 (see Special Instructions)