The Department of Art & Design at Suffolk University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Graphic Design at the Assistant Professor rank for fall, 2018 (pending final budgetary approval). The successful candidate will demonstrate diverse graphic design experience and teaching excellence; a terminal degree is required. We are searching for a curious and engaged professional who is interested in building a dynamic graphic design curriculum with a student-centered approach. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The department is particularly interested in candidates who have demonstrated experience and excellence in multi-disciplinary graphic design solutions across a variety of platforms. It is important that the candidate has a strong understanding of current professional graphic design practices and the willingness to work as part of a team dedicated to educating the designers of tomorrow.Responsibilities include a 3/3 teaching load, as well as service responsibilities including student advising, supervision of theses and independent study projects, committee membership, and active participation in the larger Suffolk community. Application should be made through the Suffolk HR website and should include the following: letter of application; CV; transcripts; statement of teaching philosophy; design portfolio; three professional letters of reference; examples of recent student work (if available); and student evaluations of teaching (if available). Review of applications will begin immediately, with a final application deadline of April 1, 2018. Working at SuffolkSuffolk University is a private, urban university located in the heart of downtown Boston. Our college green is the Boston Common and we are steps from dozens of historic sites including the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, City Hall and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus—Boston and Suffolk blend together. The Sawyer Business School, accredited by AACSB, NEASC and NASPAA, offers degree programs including BSBA, MS, MBA, Executive MBA, and an Online MBA. The Sawyer Business School’s mission emphasizes globalization and innovation, and seeks applicants that can help achieve this mission. Information Systems and Operations Management department has undergraduate programs in Information Systems and Business Analytics and a Master program in Business Analytics.Suffolk has been committed to creating an exceptional learning experience since 1906. Our vision is to be recognized as a dynamic institution that fosters engaged learning, rigorous scholarship, innovative thinking, and community collaboration across disciplines. We will ensure that Suffolk graduates are versatile and prepared for modern society and the new world market. We will provide rich curricula, experiential learning opportunities and professional mentoring through increased collaboration with alumni and community partners. We will recruit, mentor, and support a diverse faculty of teacher-scholars who are passionately committed to preparing out students to be leaders in the global community. We will inspire investment in a Suffolk community that is built on ethical, forward-thinking leadership, teamwork and cooperation.We compete for the best talent. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse community. Suffolk University is actively seeking applicants from groups that might be under-represented because of race/color, gender, religion, real or perceived disability, and national origin or LGBTQ status. As part of our commitment we encourage you to complete the demographic portion of the application in addition to submitting your cover letter and resume/CV as it will assist us in targeting our recruitment efforts.
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Located right in the heart of downtown Boston, Suffolk University gives its students unparalleled access to the city and all it offers. Our college green is the Boston Common. We are steps from dozens of historic sites like the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus—Boston and Suffolk blend together. That means our students have incredible access to a wealth of opportunities, whether it’s museums and restaurants or internships and co-ops. At the same time, we also take pride in being a personal, student-centered school, where faculty and administrators know students by name. We take the time to recognize each student’s promise, figure out what makes him or her tick, and build important mentoring relationships.