Helen Armstrong
Works in Oxford, Ohio United States of America

BIO
Helen Armstrong views design from across the spectrum of a practicing designer, a college professor and as a published author. Currently she works an assistant professor of graphic design at Miami University. In addition to teaching, Armstrong also works as principal and creative director of her company, Strong Design. Her first book, Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field (Princeton Architectural Press), came out in spring 2009. Her second book, Participate: Designing with User-Generated Content, co-authored with Zvezdana Stojmirovic, is now available.
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JOB

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Graphic Design with an interactive focus


Deadline:
Mon Oct 01, 2012 11:00

Location:
Oxford, Ohio
United States of America

Responsibilities include teaching and advising in graphic design at the undergraduate level, with opportunity for graduate teaching; creative work and research requirements consistent with tenure expectations; and service requirements such as committee work, facility supervision, and/or administration of the program. Candidate should have a strong interactive focus. Advanced skills in interactive design are required, including work in various types of interfaces (web, tablet, smartphone). Required expertise in computer programs for graphic and interactive design, and programming skills. MFA or equivalent required for start date of 2012/2013. Desire: Professional experience in the field, teaching experience, working knowledge of time-based/video softwares, and contribution to diversity.

Send a letter of interest including contact information with email; vitae; contact information for three references; examples of recent work and examples of student work (in a digital format); statement of teaching philosophy via email to Helen Armstrong, armstrh@muohio.edu. For more information about the graphic design program please visit http://www.graphicdesignmiami.org. Screening of applications August 2012, continuing until the position is filled.

Miami University is an EOE/AA employer with smoke-free campuses. Right to Know—Consumer information http://www.miami.muohio.edu/about-miami/publications-and-policies/student-consumer-info/index.html. Hard copy upon request.