Faculty, Assistant Professor, Graphic Design

Utah Valley University in Utah

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 30, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The Utah Valley University Department of Art & Visual Communications seeks an innovative colleague to join our graphic design team. The position is full-time tenure track at the rank of Assistant or Associate professor, depending on qualifications. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate graphic design courses, mentor and motivate students to excel and create compelling work, maintain an appropriate level of peer recognition for professional graphic design work, and serve on departmental, school or university committees. Experience as a coordinator desired. Coordinator duties include overseeing curriculum, instruction and student activities, overseeing labs, scheduling of courses, hire train and oversee adjunct instructors and coordinate the program budget.

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited institution with a terminal degree in a related academic field of study plus one year of teaching experience. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications: Preferred: MFA, MA or equivalent in communication/interaction design or related field of study. Professional design experience required.  Three to five years of college level graphic design teaching experience preferred.

Utah Valley University (UVU) is a student-centered teaching institution dedicated to building communities of engaged learners. Being part of something greater, serving a larger mission of discovery and student engaged learning — that's the heart of what drives people to work at UVU. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance the Unique Mission of our institution. Our goal in Human Resources is to ensure that the University is an Employer of Choice and as such we are committed to continuous improvement, and to an employee population that represents the diverse communities in which we operate.

UVU is located in Orem, Utah with satellite campuses in the north and south ends of Utah County, Wasatch County, and the Provo Airport. At UVU, benefit eligible employees enjoy: waived undergraduate resident tuition for themselves and dependents; employer paid retirement program; competitive medical and dental insurance; life insurance; 12 paid holidays per year; a generous leave policy; and discounts for university events and local businesses. Visit http://www.uvu.edu/hr/benefits/index.html for more benefits information.

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Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.


How To Apply

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