The Department of Interior Design within the College of Design at Iowa State University is seeking a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor to teach design studios as well as lecture/seminar courses in one or more areas of specialization. Applicants will possess competency and scholarship, or potential for scholarship, in one or more areas of specialization:
Computer visualization and virtual reality, design communication (hand and digital drafting, rendering, and sketching; rapid visualization; graphic representation; verbal; written),
Studio specialization/ practice (commercial/contract/workplace design, globalization and multi-cultural design, institutional design for education/government, furniture design, or other areas),
Interior materials and technology,
Building codes, regulations, and standards,
Internship Preparation and Coordination, and Teaching Professional Practice,
Other areas of expertise.
The position offers opportunities to work with undergraduate and graduate students. Responsibilities include: teaching undergraduate design lectures, studios, and seminar courses; maintaining an active record of creative research and scholarship in interior design related areas; advising undergraduate students; mentoring and teaching graduate students, and participating in service activities within the department, college, and university.
Required Education and Experience:
Terminal Degree in Interior Design/Interior Architecture or Design Related Discipline (Ph.D., M.F.A., M. Arch., or equivalent), and at least one degree in Interior Design/Interior Architecture
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with faculty, students, staff, and/or community.
For consideration to Associate Professor rank, applicants must meet, in addition to the above qualifications, the university standards for appointment to the rank and a strong national and international scholarly reputation.
Preferred Education and Experience:
-Demonstrated evidence of national or international scholarship in specialized aspect(s) of interior design. -College level teaching experience. -Interdisciplinary instruction or research. -Record of seeking and securing grant funds. -Innovative pedagogy, including use of emerging technology to enhance learning. -Professional practice experience in interior design or related discipline(s).
NCIDQ certification. LEED certification.
To ensure consideration, application must be received by: Jan. 5, 2018. Applications may continue to be submitted until the position is filled.
The approximate salary range for this position is $60,000 – $75,000 and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,0...00, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com). Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.