Job Summary/Basic Function: University of North Texas is seeking individuals who wish to join the founding faculty of New College. UNT is committed to student success and the creation of the next generation of job-ready curriculum. New College provides faculty and staff support to the numerous degree programs offered by UNT at our Frisco campuses.
New College is a leader in project-based education, providing students unique opportunities to learn through collaboration with industry partners and UNT Denton-based academic units.
The successful candidate will report to New College with a joint academic appointment in the Department of Design in the College of Visual Arts and Design.
The anticipated instructional need includes, but is not limited to, undergraduate courses in UI/UX, communication design, and design management.
Candidates are expected to teach 3-4 courses per semester with the potential for a course load reduction for recruiting, professional activities, program advising, course development, assisting with accreditation, providing career guidance to students, or other professional development and service activities. Actual course loads are assigned based on program needs and determined by the Dean of New College in collaboration with the Department of Design. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Minimum Qualifications: Terminal degree in Communication Design, Design Management, or related discipline.
Professional experience related to the area of teaching responsibility.
Strong student success focus.
Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience at the university level.
Experience teaching online courses.
Service to the profession as evidenced through membership in professional organizations and related activities
Area of Specialty: Communication Design/Design Management