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The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is the fourth largest academic entity at Arizona State University. The institute encompasses dynamic, knowledgeable individuals who work together to make it a comfortable and exciting environment for thriving students. We welcome newcomers and invite you to explore the employment opportunities within our institute.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts

Faculty Position

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts seeks a Faculty Associate to teach Strategy: Problem Identification & Opportunity Recognition in the Creative Industries in spring 2023, a core course in the interdisciplinary graduate program in Creative Enterprise and Cultural Leadership (CECL).

Staff Position


The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University is seeking an Academic Success Advisor to support the academic success team in the Office of Student Success on the Tempe Campus. The Academic Success Advisor promotes and supports student retention and graduation university-wide and advises students in making timely progress toward degree completion through a range of in-person and virtual academic counseling and support strategies. 


The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is seeking an Academic Facilities Specialist to coordinate the facilities functions related to the Fusion on First academic facility and programs on the Downtown Phoenix campus. These functions include but are not limited to coordination of key assignments and ISAAC system access for classrooms, studios, and offices; coordinating moves and building maintenance; making regular rounds and reporting security issues; coordinating with custodial crew to maintain cleanliness, and other functions as designated by the Facilities Manager and unit representatives.  

This position will be scheduled regular business hours (8am-5pm/M-F); with the ability to work flexible shifts to support events, students and faculty when needed. 

Art

Faculty Position

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University welcomes candidates to apply for a full-time, fixed-term, Instructor position, based in Tempe/Phoenix AZ, beginning August 2023. The position will serve undergraduate students in a variety of painting and drawing courses, potentially including figure drawing and figure painting courses. We seek candidates whose experience and teaching will contribute to an equitable and inclusive learning and work environment.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts seeks Faculty Associates to teach the course offerings listed below for the Spring 2023 semester. The courses are part of our BA Fashion programs in the School of Art.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online course, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a full-time 9-month (academic year) tenure/tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Fashion with an emphasis on new frontiers in fashion marketing and media, advances in product development, or emerging digital technologies beginning August, 2023. This position includes research, undergraduate teaching, and service responsibilities in the Tempe and Phoenix campuses.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a full-time 9-month (academic year) tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Sculpture program with an emphasis on Woods and 3D Design based in Tempe/Phoenix, beginning August, 2023. This position includes research, undergraduate/graduate teaching, and service responsibilities. This position is on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a full-time 9-month (academic year) tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Ceramics program, based in Tempe/Phoenix, Arizona, beginning August 2023. This position includes research, undergraduate/graduate teaching, and service responsibilities. This position is on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a full-time 9-month (academic year) tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Animation program with an emphasis on 2D animation, beginning August, 2023. This position includes research, undergraduate/graduate teaching, and service responsibilities.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts seeks Faculty Associates to teach the course offerings listed below for the Spring 2023 semester. The courses are part of our BA Art History program in the School of Art.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online course, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts seeks Faculty Associates to teach the course offerings listed below for the Spring 2023 semester. The courses are part of our BFA Art and BA Art programs in the School of Art.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online course, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

Faculty Position

Assistant Professor of Fashion The application deadline is December 1, 2017; if not filled, reviews will occur every two weeks thereafter until search is closed. Screening of candidates will begin immediately; for best consideration, application materials should arrive by the deadline.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Arts, Media + Engineering

Faculty Position

The School of Arts, Media, and Engineering in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions to teach Media Arts and Sciences courses in the Spring 2023 semester.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online courses, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non- benefits-eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed 0.40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The School of Arts, Media and Engineering at Arizona State University seeks a dynamic developer and technologist for a tenure-track assistant professor appointment in XR Technologies. This expert in technologies for extended reality (XR) will be a critical part of a highly collaborative team devoted to transdisciplinary approaches to public impact through the creative use of technology. They will join the team in Fall 2023 as part of the Arts, Media and Engineering faculty and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center (mix.asu.edu). This appointment requires in-person instruction on both the Tempe Campus and at the MIX Center in downtown Mesa.

The School of Arts Media and Engineering at Arizona State University seeks a full-time, fiscal-year postdoctoral research associate in the area of Telematic Embodied Learning (TEL) to begin in Spring 2023. This position will be on the Tempe, Arizona campus.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Design

Faculty Position

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Visual Communication Design Faculty Associate positions for Spring 2023

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person, remote, online, or a combination of those course structures. They will prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses are contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Landscape Architecture Faculty Associate positions for Spring 2023 

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person, remote, online, or a combination of those course structures. They will prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses are contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Interior Design Faculty Associate positions for Spring 2023. 

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person, remote, online, or a combination of those course structures. They will prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses are contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University. 

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Architecture Faculty Associate positions for Spring 2023. 

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person, remote, online, or a combination of those course structures. They will prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses are contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University. 

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Industrial Design Faculty Associate positions for Spring 2023

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person, remote, online, or a combination of those course structures. They will prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associates positions are one semester, non-benefits eligible, fixed-term appointment with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses are contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University

The Design School at Arizona State University seeks applications for multiple full-time tenure-track appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor in Visual Communication Design beginning August 2023. These appointments are for the ASU Tempe Campus.

The Design School at Arizona State University invites applications for a benefits-eligible position as an Instructor in Interior Design. This will be a nine-month, fixed-term appointment starting in the Spring 2023 semester. This position is renewable on an annual basis contingent upon the availability of resources, satisfactory performance, and the needs of the unit. This position is located on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The Design School at Arizona State University seeks applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in Industrial Design beginning August 2023. This position will be located on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The Architecture Program in The Design School at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning fall 2023. The position is on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The Design School at Arizona State University seeks applications for a full-time tenured/tenure-track appointment at the rank of Associate Professor in Industrial Design beginning August 2023. This position will be located on the ASU Tempe Campus.

Description:

The Visual Communication Design program in The Design School at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University (ASU) invites applications for multiple full-time non-tenure-track appointments at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor beginning Spring 2023 or Fall 2023. These appointments are for the ASU Tempe Campus.

The Design School and the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment at Arizona State University seek applicants for one or more joint tenure/tenure-track faculty positions in the area of Architecture of Extreme Environments and Building (Innovation) Resiliencybeginning fall 2023. These positions are anticipated to be joint appointments between The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts and the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, depending on experience. These positions will be on the ASU Tempe campus.

The Design School (design.asu.edu) and the School for the Future of Innovation in Society (SFIS; sfis.asu.edu) at Arizona State University seek a dynamic thinker and creator for a joint, full-time faculty appointment focused on futures and socially engaged design, with a central role in the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center (mix.asu.edu). This position will have instructional responsibilities primarily in the MS in Futures and Design, a cross-disciplinary degree program focused on leveraging emerging/XR technologies and practices to imagine, analyze and create discourse/engagement around futures scenarios and alternate realities. The rank for this position will be determined at the time of hire and can be a tenured/tenure-track or fixed-term faculty appointment, depending on experience. This appointment requires in-person instruction on both the Tempe Campus and the MIX Center in downtown Mesa.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Music, Dance and Theatre

Faculty Position

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions to teach in the Popular Music program for the spring 2023 semester.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online courses, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non-benefits-eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed 0.40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions to teach Dance courses for the spring 2023 semester.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online courses, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non-benefits-eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed 0.40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions to teach Music courses for the spring 2023 semester.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online courses, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non- benefits-eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed 0.40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a dedicated dance artist-educator committed to advancing equity in dance practices. The ideal candidate is a dance educator who is cutting-edge in their teaching and work, a risk-taker, a creative responder who is asking critical questions about dance and society across curricula and their profession. This is a full-time clinical assistant professor appointment, beginning Fall 2023. 

The ASU School of Music, Dance and Theatre seeks an innovative artist-teacher of classical guitar who will participate in our effort to reimagine what arts education means in the 21st century. This appointment will be full-time tenure-track at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning in Fall 2023.  This position is on the ASU Tempe Campus.  

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional jazz double bassist for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor or full-time fixed-term clinical assistant professor position, depending on experience, with appointment beginning fall 2023. This position is on the ASU Tempe campus.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional educator, choral conductor, and researcher to be an agent for equity and change in both music learning and teaching and choral music. This is a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor, beginning fall 2023. This position will be located on the ASU Tempe Campus.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional music theatre artist-educator to teach music theatre performance courses for undergraduate and graduate students, including B.M. Music Theatre Performance and M.M. Voice, Music Theatre and Opera Performance majors, as well as minors and non-majors. The ideal candidate is committed to advancing inclusive, equitable, diverse and humane practices in the classroom, rehearsal room, performance venues, and their profession, as well as fostering interdisciplinary collaboration with students and faculty across the school. This is a full-time clinical assistant professor appointment, beginning fall 2023.  This position is on the ASU Tempe campus.

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional industry professional and experienced teacher to join our faculty in the popular music program. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated expertise in music industry and community engagement. This is a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor, beginning fall 2023. This position will teach on the downtown Phoenix and Tempe Campuses.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Museum

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

The Curator is responsible for the overall strategic and operational aspects of CALA Alliance’s programs, fundraising, and financial health, in a manner that supports its mission. Under the direction of Director of the ASU Art Museum at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, the Curator plans, develops, designs, implements, and promotes CALA Alliance initiatives focused on emerging contemporary Latinx artists, bringing high quality and engaging programs to the university and community to further the mission of ASU & CALA Alliance. CALA Alliance’s mission is to position the Metro Phoenix region as a fruitful site that acknowledges and contributes to the promotion of Latinx art throughout the United States. It is dedicated to inspiring and educating Arizonans about the richness of artistic talent not only in our local community, but also across the nation. 

The Program Coordinator for Arizona State University Art Museum at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, reports directly to the Curator of Learning & Co-Creation to support the development, execution and assessment of the Creative Aging for Lifelong Learners Workshop series (CALL) program. This is a temporary, 18-month position where the Coordinator will work collaboratively with University partners and plan and execute the program as assigned. The Coordinator ensures that the goals and objectives specified for the program are accomplished in accordance with established priorities, time and funding limitations or other specifications. In collaboration with the Curator of Learning & Co-Creation and other ASU Art Museum staff, the Coordinator supports the continued advancement of the program and contributes to forward planning and resource development.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School

Faculty Position

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions for the Spring 2023 semester.

The successful candidate(s) will teach in-person or online courses, prepare course materials, evaluate student work, and assist students. Faculty Associate positions are one semester, non-benefits-eligible, fixed-term appointments with no tenure implications, not to exceed .40 FTE. The number of courses is contingent upon needs, funding and sufficient enrollment. Salary is based upon qualifications and assigned teaching load. Individuals employed as Faculty Associates may not hold multiple, non-benefits eligible appointments at Arizona State University.

Description:

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of sound for film and media, beginning August 2023. This faculty member will design and teach undergraduate and graduate courses for film and media audio production and postproduction. This position will be appointed across two of ASU’s locations, ASU Tempe Campus and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center, in Mesa AZ.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a Clinical Assistant Professor in Screenwriting based in Tempe/Mesa. This is a full-time, fixed-term position renewable every year. We seek a screenwriter with demonstrable experience in either film or television and who also has experience teaching in a diverse and inclusive environment. The successful candidate’s employment will start in August 2023.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a Clinical Assistant Professor of Postproduction. This is a full-time, fixed-term faculty position and will be appointed across two of ASU’s locations, ASU Tempe Campus and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center, where teaching will occur. The start date for this position is Spring 2023.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a Clinical Assistant Professor of Creative Producing. This is a full-time fixed term position. This position will be appointed across two of ASU’s locations, ASU Tempe Campus and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center in Mesa, where teaching will occur. The start date for this position is Fall 2023.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor in film with expertise in marketing and distribution for film, television and/or short film. This is a full-time fixed-term position. This position will be appointed across two of ASU’s locations—the ASU Tempe Campus and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center in Mesa. Teaching will occur in those locations. The start date for this position is Fall 2023.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor in film with expertise in legal and business practices in the U.S. entertainment industry (production, development, and management). This is a full-time fixed-term position. This position will be appointed across two of ASU’s locations, ASU Tempe Campus and the Media and Immersive eXperience (MIX) Center in Mesa, AZ, where teaching will occur. The start date for this position is Fall 2023.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

ASU offers applicants an opportunity to voluntarily self-disclose information for the University’s affirmative action plan; applicants may complete an EEO survey for the position(s) to which the applicant is applying at Online EEO Survey.

Notice

This notice is being provided as a result of the filing of a labor condition application with the employment and training administration for the position of Assistant Professor in the Herberger Institute for the Design and the Arts, for the School of Art.