Full-Time Job Instructor of Digital Art
Capital University invites applications for a full-time, one year term position at the rank of Instructor in the Art Program within The Department of Communication to begin August 2017. The department seeks a dynamic artist with expertise in Graphic Design, Digital Art, and Multimedia design as well as an educator committed to undergraduate education.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•Teach courses within the Art & Design curriculum, particularly introductory design classes, as well as print and interactive courses at all levels within the undergraduate curriculum
•Demonstrate proficiency in typography and graphic design image making
•Demonstrate proficiency in logo design, interface design, mobile and web
•Demonstrate proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
•Teaching within the Art & Design core and senior capstone level courses is also possible depending on expertise and interest.
•Collaborative leadership within the Art program (which includes Studio Art, Art Therapy and Educational Art) including curriculum development and revision.
•Participation in the work of the department and the University as needed
•Additionally, a successful candidate must be able to teach a Studio Art course for non-majors and be able to teach foundational and advanced Art courses based on the candidate’s special interests and skill set
•Earned MFA or MA Degree in the areas of Digital Art, Graphic Design, Visual Design or related field by August 2017.
Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, retirement, family education benefits, long-term disability, life insurance and free parking.
Application Process: Interested candidates should send 1) a current curriculum vitae including list of references (email addresses and telephone numbers), 2) official copies of all academic transcripts, 3) Portfolio in PDF or electronic format which includes 15-20 samples of professional work with written descriptions , 4) examples of teaching effectiveness (such as student evaluations and/or a supervisor review), 5) up to 20 samples of student work, 6) three letters of recommendation, and 7) a letter of interest outlining the applicant’s educational philosophy and commitment to liberal education. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Email/digital application materials are acceptable.
All inquiries about the above position should be directed to:
Dr. Dan Heaton
Search Committee Chair
Capital University Department of Communication
1 College and Main
Columbus, OH 43209
For more information on Capital University, visit our website at www.capital.edu.
Capital University is an equal opportunity employer, and supports a diverse and inclusive campus community. Capital University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by the law.
|• Job Title:||Instructor of Digital Art|
|• Job Type:||Full-Time Job|
|• Employer:||Capital University|
|• Location:||Columbus, Ohio, United States|