Assistant Professor - Tenure Track Interior Design Department of Art & Design Holland College of Arts & Media
Candidate will teach courses, assist with curriculum development and accreditation processes, and advise/mentor undergraduate students in interior design. In addition, the candidate will assist with student recruitment and retention, engage in university and community service activities, serve on departmental/college/university committees, and adhere to the teacher/scholar model. In addition, the candidate will be expected to participate in professional organizations and network with representatives from the interior design industry and business community.
PhD, MFA, MID, M.Arch. in Interior Design or Architecture (Degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally/accredited/government certified university.)
NCIDQ certification, or satisfaction of requirements for NCIDQ exam eligibility (https://www.cidq.org/paths)Two years of demonstrated relevant industry experience
Demonstrated record of scholarly activity (publication, creative design work, research)
Demonstrated ability to collaborate and work effectively with diverse internal and external constituencies
Knowledge of computer aided drafting and illustration programs, such as Revit, Photoshop, SketchUP
Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching, scholarship and service consistent with the teacher-scholar model
Evidence of involvement in professional organizations
Excellent written, interpersonal, and oral communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within the University community
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university, Southeast Missouri State University seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate and graduate education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional blended and online formats and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention and degree completion. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and Southeast Online.
Application Deadline: The position is available August 1, 2020 and will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by February 20, 2020.
Letter of interest addressing position qualifications
Current curriculum vitae
Portfolio of 10 professional work samples submitted as a PDF (Please label appropriately as professional work)
Portfolio of 10 student work samples (if available) submitted as a PDF (Please label appropriately as student work)
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when offer of employment is accepted)
Teaching statement of no more than one page in length
Statement of research focus and scholarly activity of no more than one page in length
Name and contact information of three professional references
Department and Program Information: The Southeast Missouri State University Department of Art & Design includes the following program areas: Art, Art Education, Studio Arts (Ceramics, Digital Art, Graphic Design/Illustration, Painting, Printmaking and Sculpture), Interior Design, Commercial Multimedia (Computer Multimedia Graphics, Commercial Photography). The Interior Design Program received accreditation from the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) in 2017 and the National Association of Schools of Art & Design (NASAD) in 2018. In addition, the program is an NKBA Founding Affiliated School. For more information visit https://semo.edu/art-design/.
Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond. Recognizing its responsibility for excellence in teaching and student learning, the University supports a wide array of on-and off-campus instructional, research, and public service programs that address the intellectual, professional, personal, social, and cultural needs of its constituent groups. As a multi-purpose institution, the University achieves its educational goals through the offering of degree programs and other learning experiences to its varied constituents. Southeast is an “engaged” university supporting a wide array of research and public service programs that enrich and extend the learning environment. Southeast Missouri State University strives to provide students with high-quality, accessible and affordable educational programs responsive to the needs of the region, the nation, and the world.