The Department of Graphic Design in the College of Design at Iowa State University is welcoming applications for a lecturer position(s). The teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate graphic design, which may include subjects such as, graphic design, typography, symbology, packaging design, human-computer interface design, experience design, publication design, and design for social impact. The successful candidate(s) must be able to: - develop and teach independent courses, as well as teach current courses as part of a coordinated and dynamic team of graphic design instructors - demonstrate a clear understanding of design processes and methodology as part of the creative process.
Required Education and Experience:
MFA in graphic design OR BFA in graphic design + masters in related discipline OR BFA in graphic design + 5 years professional experience
Preferred Education and Experience:
-Experience developing and teaching Graphic Design courses. -Demonstrated understanding of design processes, design research, and design methodology as part of the creative process.
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Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.