The Department of Art at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, invites applications for a one-year Teaching Fellow position at half time in Graphic Design beginning in August 2020. MFA or equivalent experience required. Teaching load is two courses per semester. Candidates should possess the desire to make interdisciplinary connections in a liberal arts setting and be active in their field. Light advising and departmental responsibilities are expected. Teaching Fellows will participate in the same support, mentoring, and training sessions provided for all new faculty at the university and will be eligible for professional development funding. Requirements: MFA in graphic design or a closely related field. Teaching load is two courses per semester. Applicants should have an understanding of contemporary design theory and be proficient in web/interaction design, typography, & digital illustration. Preference will be given to those with previous college level teaching experience.
St. Ambrose University is an independent, comprehensive, and Catholic diocesan university firmly grounded in the liberal arts. An institution of 3,000 graduate and undergraduate students, the University's Core Values include: Catholicity, Integrity, the Liberal Arts, Life-Long Learning, and Diversity. See www.sau.edu for further information. Review of applications begins May 1st and continues until the position is filled. Selected candidates will be invited to an initial interview via phone or Skype. Please apply online at https://Stambroseuniv.applicantlist.com and upload your cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, a PDF portfolio including 10 examples of personal work and 10 examples of student work, plus an unofficial graduate transcript. Three letters of reference should be sent directly to HumanResources@sau.edu. EOE
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
St. Ambrose University is an independent university of approximately 2,900 undergraduate and graduate students. St. Ambrose University is located in Davenport, Iowa, part of a metropolitan bi-state region along the Mississippi River. The University’s curricula are firmly grounded in the liberal arts and in its core values of Catholicity, integrity, lifelong learning, and diversity.