SIGD at Auburn University invites candidates to apply for a two-year (nine-month/two semester each) non-tenure track visiting position for an appointment in the Graphic Design Program commencing August 2023. Candidates should specialize in teaching freshman-level 2-D and 3-D fundamentals that emphasize formal elements and principles of design and would be responsible for teaching first-year courses to pre-graphic design students within a professional degree program. Ability to teach drawing is a plus.
Responsibilities of the appointment are broken down a follows: 70% for teaching, 25% for research and scholarly related activity, and 5% for service. The teaching load consists of two design studios plus participation on a senior thesis committee per semester (4 semester appointment), subject to enrollment demand and or institution policy. Candidates are expected to continue and/or develop an active program of scholarly, creative practice and funded research within the discipline that aligns with the SIGD / CADC and AU strategic plans.