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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

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts seeks an Associate Dean for Students and Academic Programs to provide leadership, vision, and management for academic success, curriculum, student services and student life. The Associate Dean for Students and Academic Programs works collaboratively with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and administrators to develop undergraduate and graduate academic programs that prepare students to use their creative capacities to advance culture, build community and imaginatively address today’s most pressing challenges. The Associate Dean for Students and Academic Programs reports to the Dean of the Herberger Institute and works closely with the ASU Dean of Students, the directors of the Institute’s five schools and the ASU Art Museum, and the Herberger Institute staff in advising and student success, admissions and recruiting, and residential life. This is a full-time, fiscal year, administrative appointment, with a preferred start date of July 1, 2021. The academic rank will be based on experience and qualifications.

This position is open to internal ASU candidates only.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Art

Faculty Position

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire an Assistant/Associate Professor of Fashion to advance scholarship or practice in fashion with a focus on one or more of the following areas:  social justice, sustainability, or technology. This full-time tenure/tenure-track position begins August 2021.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Fashion with an emphasis in fashion marketing, merchandising, management and entrepreneurship. This full-time tenure-track position begins August 2021.

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 at Arizona State University seeks an innovative director to lead the school in its transformative mission to prepare students to be socially aware, critically thinking global citizens, who strive to bring about positive change in a society that is increasingly shaped by revolutions in new technologies.

The director of the School of Arts, Media and Engineering will report to the Dean of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. This is a full-time, fiscal year appointment, with a preferred start date of July 1, 2021. The appointment type and academic rank will be based on experience and qualifications.

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire an Assistant Professor in (Pre)visualization/spatialization. This full-time, academic year, tenure-track position will begin August 2021 and will be a joint appointment between the School of Arts, Media and Engineering and the Polytechnic School of the Fulton Schools of Engineering. The person hired into this position will be a leader in the development of new graduate curricula and research/creative programs in extended realities practices and immersive experience design as part of the new ASU @ Mesa City Center facility, the emerging media technologies center opening in May 2022. 

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Design

Faculty Position

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a faculty member in Experience Design/Interaction Design. This full-time, academic year appointment will begin August 2021 and will be a joint appointment between The Design School and the School of Arts, Media and Engineering. Appointment type and academic rank will be based on experience. The person hired for this position will be a leader in the development of new graduate curricula and research/creative programs in immersive experience design, extended realities practices, and design futures – the core components of the new ASU @ Mesa City Center facility, the emerging media technologies center opening in May 2022. This appointment will place at the top of our research agenda for designing the challenges and possibilities of human experience in the digital and computational futures. This position will enhance design and emerging media programs with a reinforced focus on what new digital technologies contribute to design methodology and vice versa.

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts and Arizona State University (ASU) seek a Director of The Design School. The director will provide innovative, aspirational leadership for the school’s vital participation in ASU’s vision for a New American University: a reinvention of higher education in which design practices are a core value for the nation’s largest public university and global research institution. The director will lead a dynamic school that is positioned to prepare a new generation of architects and designers from diverse backgrounds to succeed in the 21st century. The director of The Design School reports to the Dean of the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. This is a full-time, fiscal year appointment, with a preferred start date of July 1, 2021. The appointment type and academic rank will be based on experience and qualifications.

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor rank beginning fall 2021.

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time appointment in Interior Design at the rank of Lecturer beginning fall 2021.

The Design School at Arizona State University seeks a candidate for a full-time, benefits-eligible appointment at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor in Architecture. The position begins August 2021. This position is renewable on an annual basis contingent upon availability of resources, satisfactory performance, and the needs of the unit.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Music, Dance and Theatre

Faculty Position

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist-teacher in studio engineering and recording to join the popular music faculty. This is a full-time appointment, appointment type and rank based on experience, beginning Fall 2021.

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 in the Popular Music program for the Fall 2021 semester, session C.

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.

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 Dance Faculty Associate positions for the Fall 2021.

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.

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 Theatre Faculty Associate positions for the Fall 2021.

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.

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 Music Faculty Associate positions for the Fall 2021 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.

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

There are no staff positions available at this time.

The New American Film School

Faculty Position

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire an Associate Professor in Virtual/Extended Reality Storytelling. This full-time, academic year, tenure/tenure-track position at the rank of Associate Professor will begin August 2021 and will be a joint appointment between the New American Film School and the School of Arts, Media and Engineering. The person hired for this position will be a leader in the development of new graduate curricula and research/creative programs in extended realities practices and immersive experience design as part of the new ASU @ Mesa City Center facility, the emerging media technologies center opening in May 2022.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a Clinical Assistant Professor, Production who is committed to a substantial amount of teaching both project/production-based courses and new courses in portfolio development and review that are required in our new BFA degree program. This full-time clinical assistant professor position begins August 2021 and is a one-year, renewable appointment.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions for the Fall 2021. 

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.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School at Arizona State University seeks a Clinical Assistant Professor of Sound Design, beginning August 2021. This is a year-to-year, renewable appointment.

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 Design School.