Seton Hill University invites applications for a temporary one year appointment Instructor/Assistant Professor of Graphic Design/Digital Media, for the 2021-22 academic year.
Requirements include an MFA in Graphic Design or a related field. The candidate should have a thorough knowledge of web design, responsive design, motion graphics, and user experience design. Preference will be given to candidates with strong skills in animation, motion graphics and/or design strategy with a record of ongoing professional experience as well as successful teaching experience at the college level.
The successful candidate will develop and teach undergraduate classes with emphasis on technical skill, design theory, web and interaction/responsive design. Candidates should demonstrate an understanding of screen-based work in both production and theory. Candidates are expected to show facility with responsive design with strong HTML/CSS skills, expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud software, knowledge of time-based software/video production, and exhibit an entrepreneurial approach to design. A commitment to teaching within the context of a liberal arts education is also required.
Email a letter of application, curriculum vitae, portfolio of studio work/website, a statement of teaching philosophy, and three references to: Alyssa Wells, Administrative Assistant School of Visual and Performing Arts. Email address is: email@example.com.
Applications will be reviewed immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled.
Seton Hill University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution, located in southwestern Pennsylvania, 35 miles east of Pittsburgh. The Seton Hill Arts Center, completed in 2015 and the recipient of several major architectural awards, houses complete and dynamic facilities for the Visual Arts and for Dance.