POST GRADUATE TEACHING FELLOW, ART + DESIGN

Northeastern University

Boston, MA

ID: 7067559
Posted: July 7, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

About Northeastern:

Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern’s comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:

Appointment within the Department of Art + Design locates you within a major urban private global research university and a leader in experiential learning, global engagement and advanced research. Our College of Arts, Media and Design is engaged with interdisciplinary creative scholarship, critique of established principles and processes and is comprised of a unique combination of disciplines and practices in architecture, art, design, communication, games, journalism, media, music, and theatre. See: www.northeastern.edu/camd

Responsibilities:

The Department of Art + Design invites applications for a Post Graduate Teaching Fellowship. Responsibilities include teaching 2D Color and Composition Fundamentals, Design Process and Systems, Typography 1, Graphic Design 1 and/or other foundational Design and Media Art courses. The teaching load is 3 classes per semester with the possibility of summer classes for extra compensation.

Qualifications:

Must have teaching experience at the college level and a doctorate or MFA in Design completed prior to the start of the appointment. This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal for two additional years. The starting date is August 24, 2020.

Additional Information:

Qualified candidates must have experience in, or a demonstrated commitment to, working with diverse student populations and/or in a culturally diverse work and educational environment. Northeastern University offers benefits coverage to the domestic partners of benefits-eligible faculty and staff.

Applicants should submit a letter of application describing teaching, research, and any relevant professional experience, along with a CV, portfolio, and evidence of excellence in teaching. Applicants should also identify three or more references that can be contacted to provide letters of recommendation.

Applications received on or before July 20, 2020 will be guaranteed full review and consideration. Inquiries may be directed to Jason Donati, Interim Chair of the Art + Design Department, at j.donati@northeastern.edu.

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.



 

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