Assistant Professor (Graphic Design)
University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Arts and Humanities, Department of Art and Art History, position number 82054, tenure track, full time 9 month position, to begin August 1, 2014, pending position clearance and availability of funds.
DUTIES: Teach all levels of graphic design and typography courses; conduct research; work with graduate students; advise students and develop curriculum; manage and supervise graphic design labs; participate in the governance of the department; and other duties as assigned by the Chair.
PAY RANGE: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
CLOSING DATE: Continuous recruitment: Review of applications will begin on January 24, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
MINIMUJM QUALIFICATIONS: Terminal degree (i.e., MFA, MA, MDES, MGD) with a concentration in graphic design or related area, and an emphasis in typography and design as applied to time-based and interactive media, college level teaching experience, and national exhibition or publication record.
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to apply digital media to various platforms; knowledge of digital pre-press and production; ability to incorporate historical and theoretical issues of graphic design and typography into teaching.
TO APPLY: No electronic submissions will be accepted. Submit hard copies of cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, C.V., statement of teaching philosophy, transcripts (copies are acceptable, however, official/original transcripts will be required at the point of hire), and names and contact information of 3 professional references. Also include a CD or DVD with 20 samples of personal work and 20 samples of student work. Applications will be not returned. Digital Images should be formatted as JPEG (RGB) files, or PDF.JPEGs should be no smaller than 1920 pixels on the longest side, at 72 ppi. Individual JPEG files larger than 3 MB will not be opened. Name the image files alphabetically or numerically to ensure they are reviewed in the desired order. Please include a printed sheet (in color) of thumbnails of all images along with an inventory identifying name, title, date, medium, size, and other appropriate information. Time- or Web-Based Work, Video, Sound, and Animation can be submitted as Mac OS X compatible MOV, MPG, MP4, WMV, or AVI formats. Provide URLs for web-based works. Also provide concise printed instructions for viewing/listening to time-based or web-based work. These instructions are especially important for reviewing web-based material that the reviewers might otherwise browse randomly. Time-based work should be limited to 10 minutes.
APPLICATION ADDRESS: Chair, Graphic Design Search Committee, Department of Art and Art History, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2535 McCarthy Mall, Honolulu, HI 96822.
INQUIRIES: Anne Bush (email@example.com) or 808-956-7646.
Job posting also available at http://workatuh.hawaii.edu
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.