Faculty - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit, institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking applications for a non-tenure, one-year replacement position in Graphic Design, August 2014 thru May 2015. The Studio Art program is NASAD accredited program within the Department of Fine and Performing Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences.

The candidate will teach all levels of undergraduate Graphic Design, including typography, introductory Web Design, and studio foundations (2D Design); mentor students emphasizing in graphic design as they pursue their BA major; oversee digital lab; design materials related to exhibitions; supervise internships; participate in Departmental and Programmatic committees/meetings, work collaboratively with fine arts colleagues as well as the Department of Communication on an interdisciplinary Visual Communication minor.

MFA in Graphic Design is expected, active experience as a graphic design professional necessary, and teaching beyond graduate school preferred. Proven ability to teach all undergraduate levels and skillful proficiencies in Adobe Creative Suite should be evidenced in applicant's personal and/or student work samples.

All applications must be submitted at https://jobs.slu.edu (Requisition #20140150) and must include a cover letter; CV; a concise statement (3 pgs max.) describing professional activities, creative design work, approach to teaching; a listing of Software expertise-(courses and applications taught); and the name/contact information of three references.

In addition please submit a PDF portfolio or website (provide URL) of 20 personal and 10 student works under your instruction. Include in the portfolio or as a separate list, image identification for both sets of images (indicating size, medium, and date of completion). Send to: Sharron Pollack, Program Director for Studio Art, pollacks@slu.edu.

Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer (AA/EOE) and encourages nominations of and application from women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Fine & Performing Arts
  • Faculty
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Graphic Design
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter