Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professors; Design and Environmental Analysis
The Department of Design and Environmental Analysis (D+EA) at Cornell University is a multi-disciplinary department composed of designers, environmental psychologists, and human factors researchers deeply committed to enhancing quality of life through human-centered design and research. D+EA addresses problems and opportunities from a systems perspective - people, products, processes and places - to create innovative, strategic, sustainable, and healthy settings. DEA is dedicated to maintaining a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration, communication, and respect. For more information about D+EA, see http://dea.human.cornell.edu
D+EA seeks to hire two Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professors (with start dates of July 1, 2019 or January 1, 2020).
Both positions are 50% research / 50% teaching. D+EA values excellence in teaching. We seek applicants who will contribute to both undergraduate and graduate teaching. We are particularly interested in people who can teach undergraduate design studio, social science research methods, programming, sustainability, and environmental psychology/ human factors.
Applicants' areas of research expertise might include:
Vulnerable Populations - examining design and its impact on particular underserved groups such as children, older adults, culturally and economically diverse individuals, and those with varying physical abilities (including universal design).
Living and Working Environments - examining the design and impact of educational, workplace, and residential settings.
Tenure-Track Positions (apply: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12384 ) New tenure-track Assistant/ Associate professors are expected to develop an externally-funded research program of international distinction. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses based on department needs, advising our B.S., M.A., M.S., and PhD students, and providing service to the department and university community. Preference is given to applicants with a completed Ph.D. Preference is given to applicants who have degrees in design as well as the social sciences.
To Apply: Applications will be reviewed as they are received. We are seeking evidence of excellence and innovation in design with a human-centered orientation. Please submit online (using the link above): a cover letter, CV, at least 3 confidential letters of recommendation (uploaded by their authors), selected publications, a portfolio of professional/ creative work and design research, and evidence of teaching excellence. If the portfolio and teaching examples are posted on the internet, please include a link (URL) to it in your cover letter and CV; otherwise, these documents can be uploaded to the online site (but combined application uploads must be less that 8 MB).
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