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Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and New Media
SUNY Potsdam

Date Posted Jul. 2, 2018
Title Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and New Media
University SUNY Potsdam
Department Art
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 24, 2018
  • Potsdam, NY
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
  • Design - Graphic Design/Illustration

The Art Department at SUNY Potsdam is accepting on-line applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and New Media. This is a temporary position in anticipation of a tenure-track position beginning in fall 2019. Selected candidate will teach three courses per semester in a Mac-based lab, participate in portfolio reviews and student advising, assist in curricular development, participate in departmental and college committee work, and maintain an active exhibition or professional practice.

Required Qualifications: M.F.A. in Graphic Design and Media Arts or related field by August 2018, college-level teaching experience and skills in web design, motion graphics, interactive media, sound design, video, and time-based media. Additional skills might include experience in packaging and exhibit design, 3D applications, and ability to teach online or hybrid courses. Candidates must be able to teach foundation courses and have a demonstrated commitment to teaching pedagogy. Evidence of knowledge of historical and contemporary design is required. To apply visit, job posting U-00274.

  • Pursuant to the State University of New York policy, SUNY Potsdam is committed to fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, as well as ensuring equal educational opportunity, employment, and access to services, programs, and activities, without regard to an individual’s race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, or criminal conviction. Employees, students, applicants, or other members of the campus community (including, but not limited to, vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely or retaliated against based upon a protected characteristic.

    The University’s policy is in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and harassment. These laws include the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the New York State Human Rights Law. These laws prohibit discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment and sexual violence.

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Contact Information

  • Caroline Downing, Dept Chair
    SUNY Potsdam
    44 Pierrepont Avenue
    Potsdam, NY 13676
  • 3152672252


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