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Part Time Positions in Design at University of San Francisco

Job Summary The Design Program at the University of San Francisco (USF) invites applications for part-time position(s) in Design Fundamentals, Digital Media Design/ Interaction Design and Typography, to begin August 2018. Situated within the Department of Art + Architecture, the Design Program at USF merges innovative graphic design with digital and interactive media into a dynamic interdisciplinary curriculum. By learning through an expanded definition of design, our students gain comprehensive experience with a wide range of process-oriented skills, including conceptual development, visual rhetoric, formal experimentation, and critical thinking. Located in the heart of San Francisco, USF is a diverse, liberal…

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Assistant Professor – Graphic Design/Digital Foundations at Colorado State University

  Position Description The Department of Art & Art History at Colorado State University seeks applicants for a full-time tenure track position in Graphic Design and Digital Foundations to begin August 16, 2018. We seek an exceptional educator, scholar, and artist who will join our team of dynamic, creative professionals in studio art, art history, and art education. The department recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community. This position will teach courses at all levels of undergraduate and graduate graphic design and digital foundations. Curriculum includes but is not limited to Typography and Design Systems, Illustration, Digital…

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Texas Woman’s University

The Department of Visual Arts seeks a candidate to lead the Graphic Design area, which includes degrees on the undergraduate and graduate levels. Qualifications include a terminal degree (MFA, MDes, or PhD) in Graphic Design, or related fields.

Experience including graduate teaching, as well as a record of client work, exhibitions, publications, and/or any other peer-reviewed accomplishments for intellectual endeavors, is highly desirable. The ideal candidate will employ new technologies, alongside traditional approaches, and have the ability to teach courses on all levels of undergraduate teaching (foundation/core, intermediate, advanced concentration, cross-disciplinary, and special topics), graduate teaching (seminars, independent studies, theory and practice), and online, as well as train and supervise graduate students and other faculty in the area.

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Academic Position: Assistant Professor – Graphic Design at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Department of Art & Design is seeking candidates for a FT, tenure-track faculty member in our well established and evolving Graphic Design area. The program focuses on craft, conceptual development, and communication theory with courses in typography, symbol development, image usage, history of design, branding, systems, strategies and identity. Our curriculum is based in contextual thinking about audience and experience, and prepares students for professional design practice. Ideal candidates will be able to teach at all levels within this curriculum and bring strengths and abilities in user experience, development and current screen-based technology. Candidates should…

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Adjunct Professor of Design at Rutgers University

Rutgers University is seeking adjunct professors for a variety of studio and seminar classes. Please get in touch by August 1st, 2017 with your CV and website if you are interested in hearing about the details of the specific classes. Design studies at Mason Gross School of the Arts are grounded in graphic design and interaction design, reflecting the rapidly evolving nature of visual communication and technology. Students gain expertise in developing innovative ways of communicating ideas in a wide range of concrete and dynamic media. They acquire skills in typography, publication design, coding, and data visualization, while shaping content…

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Call For Designer – NMC Websites

Designer needed for organizational website redesign The New Media Caucus, a nonprofit affiliate organization of the College Art Association, seeks a designer to execute a redesign of our WordPress website (, and to create a template for the online presence and print-on-demand versions of our journal, Media-N ( The job entails a projected 30 – 40 hours of labor, and offers a flat fee of $1,500 and our eternal gratitude. Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV (or LinkedIn link), and links to a portfolio or relevant work to: Jessye McDowell, by Monday, May 1. Tasks include: New…

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Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor Position in Graphic and Industrial Design at NC State University

The Department of Graphic and Industrial Design at NC State University is seeking applicants for a tenure track, full time faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Candidates should demonstrate exceptional skills in graphic design and research-oriented practice. We invite applications from— and nominations of— individuals who can teach design and design research as appropriate for bachelor’s and master’s students. Teaching focus is within professionally oriented studios and seminars in graphic design, user experience, interaction design, and service design, working with students, other faculty, and external partners in studio-based projects. Departmental responsibilities are consistent with NC State University’s commitment to teaching, research, and service. Candidates must…

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Call for Artists & Designers – Quest for Permanence Exhibition

Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, FL.Summer 2016 ExhibitionBower School of Music and the Arts. Art Program. We’re looking for artists/designers. The theme is permanence and persistence through social media and technology. “Quest for Permanence is a human project in time and place. We leave traces (ghosts?)to give us the illusion of permanence. We are brave in this adventure because we battle time itself or we collude with time all the while planning our greatest deception. We assure ourselves that it is for others that we leave our traces. Our generosity will enlighten or entertain. The truth is, of…

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ICDHS 2016 Taipei | The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies (ICDHS)

Making Trans/national Contemporary Design History ICDHS 2016 Taipei | The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies (ICDHS) 26-28 October, 2016National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan Abstract due: 20 July, 2015 We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for ICDHS 2016 Taipei, The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies. Taipei – the ‘World Design Capital of 2016’ welcomes proposals for the ICDHS 2016 Taipei to share this historical moment and think critically about design in the global context. This fast moving, culturally complex city is an ideal place for debat-ing…