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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer - Industrial Design

Iowa State University k

Ames, IA

May 24
Job Description

The Department of Industrial Design, within the College of Design at Iowa State University is taking applications for a part- or full-time Lecturer or Senior Lecturer. The successful candidate will be able to teach at the undergraduate and graduate level courses in Industrial Design. Courses may include, but is not limited to, industrial design theory, methods, materials and manufacturing processes, human factors, research, and sketching.

The Department of Industrial Design is one of seven distinguished departments within the College, along with Architecture, Art and Visual Culture (AVC), Community and Regional Planning, Graphic Design, Interior Design, and Landscape Architecture. The College of Design is dedicated to all forms of diversity and inclusion, and committed to the expanded role of art and design as an agent of change in society.

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 34,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.

Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community.

Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.

Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented populations, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.

All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, university activities, collegial interactions, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Design, or equivalent professional degree in a related field;
Three years of relevant industry experience;

For a senior ranking, in addition to the above, candidates must have 6 years experience at an institution of higher education.

Preferred Qualifications:
Terminal degree in Industrial Design;
Experience managing professional design projects, or mentoring junior designers;
University teaching experience

Application Instructions:

For complete application instructions and to apply, please visit: http://www.iastatejobs.com/postings/40299

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu.