The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU) and The Polytechnic School (TPS) invites applicants for a faculty lecturer position in the Graphic Information Technology program, beginning in the fall 2019 semester. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching face-to-face and online curriculum in one or more of the following focus area: Front-End Web Design and Development; Digital Design, Print and Publishing; 2D/3D Motion Graphics and Animation; and Commercial Photography and Video. This is a non-tenure track appointment with a fixed-term academic year contract. It is anticipated that the contract will be renewed annually subject to satisfactory performance.
The Graphic Information Technology (GIT) program is one of the outstanding programs on the ASU Polytechnic campus. The GIT program educates undergraduate and graduate students to become industry leaders who develop and manage content through numerous communication and distribution modes. Creative and comfortable with complex digital technology, GIT lives primarily in the front-end user universe of content interaction. Through project-based learning, teamwork, and authentic client experiences, graduates are innovative problem solvers prepared for leading roles and entrepreneurship opportunities in the rapidly evolving graphics industry.
Master’s degree in a related area and demonstrated evidence of excellent teaching in one or more of the subject areas listed above
Experience in industry standard software, such as Adobe Creative Cloud
Higher education teaching experience
Experience creating curriculum and teaching courses in an online environment
Expertise in user-centered design
Demonstrated record of experience in teaching that incorporates active learning
Review of applications will begin November 10, 2018; if not filled, reviews will occur on the 1st and 15th of each month thereafter until the search is closed. To apply, the candidate will be asked to submit the following through their Interfolio Dossier:
Statement describing industry experience, demonstrated evidence of excellent teaching, and philosophy (two pages maximum)
Contact information for three references
For additional information regarding position specifics, please contact the search committee chair Susan Squire via email at Susan.Squire@asu.edu
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. Please see ASU’s full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and ASU’s Title IX policy can be located at https://www.asu.edu/titleIX.