Associate Professor in Interaction Design

  • Deadline:
    July 20, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
  • Location:
    Wellington, New Zealand

School of Design

Help shape the future of Media Design: become a leader in design education.

This Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor role focuses on delivering high quality teaching, research, and service in the School of Design, across various areas related to interaction design research and production. The appointed candidate should have significant experience and knowledge in current design research methods and practices, and should have substantial expertise in one or more of the following areas:
•game and app design
•human-computer interaction
•user experience design
•design research
•interactive prototyping
•physical computing

The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate an existing research programme, and/or creative practice, and will have identified strategies for further developing his or her research/creative practice within the School of Design’s strategic research areas. Please include a covering letter, CV, and portfolio with examples of research and student work (web based portfolios are preferred).

For further information, please contact Douglas Easterly, Head of School, Design at:

Applications close Thursday, 20 July 2017.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

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