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Full or Associate Professor of Design


Deadline:
Mon Oct 05, 2009 12:56

Location:
United States of America

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Peck School of the Arts is one of the largest and most comprehensive arts schools in the region. It has over 2,000 majors and offers degree programs in art, dance, film, inter-arts, music, and theatre.

The Department of Visual Art has 21 full-time faculty members and 8 full-time academic staff members and offers BA, BFA, MA, and MFA degrees in the areas of Ceramics, Digital Studio Practice, Fibers, Graphic Design, Jewelry/Metalsmithing, Painting/Drawing, Photography, Print/Narrative Forms, Sculpture, and BFA and MS degrees in Art Education.

In the newly created Design Research Institute, the faculty member will establish an extramurally funded research program to build on outstanding design research. The Design Research Institute fosters design thinking and collaborative design research projects with university departments, corporations and industry in areas such as industrial design, engineering, architecture, business, fresh water sciences, education, human experience, interactivity and informatics.

In the Department of Visual Art, the faculty member will teach design at the professional, graduate or undergraduate level in areas of expertise. Faculty members are expected to contribute to the department, school and university through committee service and faculty shared-governance responsibilities.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must have a master's degree or doctorate in Design or related discipline.

Preferred qualifications include: evidence of outstanding design research; a history of funded federal grants and/or other funded grants and contracts; a history of collaborative/interdisciplinary research projects; a record of publication and presentation at the national/international level; and teaching experience in a higher education environment commensurate with rank.

Persons interested in being considered for this position must apply through the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Employment Site located at www.jobs.uwm.edu/. The direct link to the posting is http://www.jobs.uwm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=51064.

Completed on-line applications must include a letter of application describing interest in and qualifications for the position; a curriculum vitae which includes applicant's email address; a brief research plan; a teaching statement; A document listing the names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses of three references. Do not include letters of reference with application. In addition, to complete the application, a PDF document with further written and visual documentation of previous and/or current design research must be emailed to dri-search@uwm.edu. Applicants should include their full name in the body of the email.

Additional materials may be requested later by the Search Committee.


JOB

Assistant/Associate Professor in Graphic Design


Deadline:
Mon Dec 03, 2007 11:48

Location:
United States of America

GRAPHIC DESIGN
ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Assistant/Associate Professor, tenure track, nine month (academic year) in the Graphic Design program of the Department of Visual Art, Peck School of the Arts, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Outstanding typographic skills, integration of type and image, knowledge of design process, new media, strong ability to teach all levels of design curriculum. MFA or equivalent professional design experience and teaching experience preferred.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. See www.arts.uwm.edu/jobs for application requirements. Email questions to Kelly Beisbier, beis@uwm.edu. AA. EOE.


JOB

Assistant Professor in Digital Studio Practice


Deadline:
Mon Dec 03, 2007 11:39

Location:
United States of America

DIGITAL STUDIO PRACTICE
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Assistant Professor, tenure track, nine month (academic year) in the Digital Studio Practice area of the Department of Visual Art, Peck School of the Arts, with affiliation in the campus-wide Global Studies Program, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Outstanding skills in areas of time-based digital expertise for visual art and design applications, including but not limited to: multimedia, installation, web design, and video/other time-based media. Also one course per year to be taught in Global Studies involving themes/content related to the faculty’s areas of international interest/expertise. MFA in studio arts is required, and teaching experience preferred. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. See www.arts.uwm.edu/jobs for application requirements. Email questions to Kelly Beisbier, beis@uwm.edu. AA. EOE.