Youngstown State University Assistant Professor, Graphic + Interactive Design (Tenure-Track) in United States
Department: Visual and Dramatic Arts
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Category: Faculty
Major Work Characteristics :
We are seeking a well-rounded designer who specializes in interactive design/user experience design and is proficient in industry-standard software for production in Graphic Design, Interactive Design, User Experience Design, and Mobile Device Application Design to teach screen-based design and some print courses in our Graphic + Interactive Design Program.
Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
MFA or other terminal degree in Visual Communications, Graphic Design, or related field by the time of hire.
Demonstrated experience in interactive and print design.
Two years teaching experience at the college or university level.
Coding experience a plus.