Assistant Professor of Art - Graphic Design - Baylor University in Waco Texas

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Baylor University

Waco, Texas 76798

United States


Detailed Job Description

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris (

QUALIFICATIONS: MFA in Graphic Design required.  Prefer three or more years of professional design experience, teaching experience at the university level with excellent communication and problem-solving abilities. The successful candidate will posses a strong working knowledge of Mac OS, industry-standard print and web design software, as well as HTML and CSS.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Tenure-track with expectation to maintain an active and peer-recognized professional practice of client-initiated projects and/or an academic research agenda. 

RANK AND SALARY:      Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2015, and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by November 24, 2015.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  CV, 3 letters of recommendation, official graduate transcript, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of design philosophy, sample Graphic Design syllabi, 20 digital images of personal work, and 20 digital images of student work reflecting applicant’s ability to teach Graphic Design concepts and digital applications. A hard copy proof sheet must include images of personal and student work, with detailed information about student projects. Materials cannot be returned. DO NOT SEND APPLICATION MATERIALS ELECTRONICALLY.

Virginia Green, Assoc. Prof. of Art, Search Committee Chair

Baylor University

One Bear Place #97263

Waco, Texas  76798--7263

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Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Keyword Phrases

  • Graphic Design
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: At least 3 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 11/24/2015