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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

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is in search of a highly motivated and friendly individual to join our team as a Human Resources (HR) Administrative Assistant.

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Human Resources, the HR Administrative Assistant delivers quality service while assisting with a wide variety of human resource activities including responding to HR inquiries, assisting with staff and student recruitment, payroll, auditing, personnel file management, and general office support. This person will handle sensitive information in a professional manner, interacting with all levels of staff, faculty and leadership. This is an evolving position in which we are looking for someone who is flexible, resourceful and creative.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Office of the Dean is seeking a Program Manager to support the development of the ASU @ Mesa City Center facility and its programs. ASU @ Mesa City Center will open in January 2022 in downtown Mesa and serve as a hub of creative media practices and technology for the university. The Program Manager will report to the Founding Director and collaborate to build faculty working groups, facilitate curriculum development, design/develop industry partnerships and research programs, and lead community engagement activities. The Program Manager will lead daily management of center operations and support the Dean’s Office in marketing, communications and development for the project. This position will require some regional and national travel.

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 Director at the rank of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor. This is a full-time tenure-track/tenure-eligible faculty position with an administrative appointment, beginning July 2020. 

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a 3D Animator in the position of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor for a full-time tenure track/tenure-eligible appointment beginning August 2020. This position will serve undergraduate students in the new BFA concentration in Animation and contribute to the School of Art’s highly ranked MFA program.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire an Assistant or Associate Professor of Art History and Museum Studies with an emphasis in Global Museums and/or Global Cultural Heritage. This full-time tenure-track/tenure-eligible position begins August 2020.

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

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Faculty Position

Assistant Professor of Urban Infrastructures The application deadline is January 26th, 2018; if not filled, every week thereafter until search is closed.

Digital Culture Faculty Associate Positions
Application Deadline: The first applicant review will be June 23, 2017, and every week thereafter until June 30, 2018.  Hires will be made as needed for academic periods. Faculty Associate announcement of vacancies are posted annually. Applicants who are not hired within the current fiscal year are welcome to re-apply as the new fiscal year announcements of vacancies are posted. Applications do not roll forward for the previous annual pool recruitment.

Design

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

Under direct supervision, this position manages and coordinates projects including the development of content and materials related to marketing of The Design School and its academic and research programs to provide and grow local, national, and international exposure amongst prospective students, alumni, professionals, communities, and institutional partners. This position is responsible for connecting the communication between The Design School and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, as one  of the five schools within the Institute.

The Design School at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is seeking a highly motivated, outgoing, and dynamic Business Operations Specialist Senior to assist with organizing and coordinating the business operations functions in accordance with established goals, priorities, time limitations, funding limitations and/or other specifications. These functions include budgeting, accounting, human resources, payroll, staffing and the financial aspects of some academic services and other functions as designated by Business Operations Manager Sr. This position requires independent judgment and problem solving skills. Incumbent will interact with staff, faculty, and administrators at all levels of ASU and should exhibit strong abilities to manage multiple tasks and priorities. This position exercises autonomy and final decision-making authority and is intended to cover a broad range of business responsibilities.

Faculty Position

Faculty Associate
Deadline to apply: The first applicant review will be October 31, 2017 and every week thereafter until June 30, 2018. Hires will be made as needed for academic periods. Faculty Associate announcement of vacancies are posted annually. Read more.

Film, Dance and Theatre

Faculty Position

The School of Film, Dance and Theatre at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time, Clinical Assistant Professor of Stage Management for a nine-month, fixed term, renewable faculty position beginning fall 2020.The ideal candidate will seek to be a part of the ASU community that is identified "not by whom it excludes, but by whom it includes and how they succeed" as framed in our charter, and will have a record of advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in their work. Additionally, the ideal candidate will hold fluency with current modes of educating stage managers, design and production students via culturally responsive approaches; have notable experience working on a range of projects; and hold a strong level of professional engagement as a stage manager for theatre and/or dance at a national level. 

The School of Film, Dance and Theatre at Arizona State University invites applications for the position of a full-time, tenure eligible, Assistant Professor of Acting, beginning fall 2020. We seek a teacher of acting who will work with students on: developing agency and authenticity about their body of work and careers; building a strong sense of self and self-care as well as compassion and understanding of others as resources for their craft and a whole person approach to making work; building inclusive practices in their own performance work and contributions to making work in multiple locations; cultivating rigor and excellence in their pursuit of authenticity and versatility; practicing as generous collaborators and visionary leaders in a variety of spaces and contexts. The ideal candidate will seek to be a part of the ASU community that is identified "not by whom it excludes, but by whom it includes and how they succeed" as framed in our charter and have a record of advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in their work.  Additionally, the ideal candidate will have fluency with current modes of performance training and culturally responsive acting pedagogies, as well as experience working on projects that resonate with culturally specific communities and voices and a strong level of engagement with contemporary theatre/performance on stage, screen and in digital media.

The School of Film, 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 for the academic year 2019-2020.

 

The School of Film, 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 for the academic year 2019-2020.

The School of Film, 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 for the academic year 2019-2020.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Music

Faculty Position

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional scholar of music theory for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional instrumental conductor for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level, depending on experience, beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a dynamic leader of outstanding reputation to serve as Director of the Popular Music program. This is a full-time appointment, appointment type and rank based on experience, beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a clinical assistant professor of music therapy for a part-time, benefits eligible position, beginning August 16, 2020. The position is an academic year (nine month), non-tenure track position.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional tenor artist/teacher for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist-teacher of percussion for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant or associate professor level, rank based on experience, beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist-teacher of music composition for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2020.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for multiple part-time Faculty Associate positions for the academic year 2019-2020.
 
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

The School of Music is seeking an Office Specialist and this 21-hour per week position will act as the primary administrative contact for ensemble areas (bands, choirs, orchestras). The position is located in a fast-paced office, which requires the candidate to be highly organized and able to multitask. A thorough knowledge of both university and school procedures is required to successfully perform job duties.The candidate will possess strong written and oral communication skills. A background or familiarity with classical music is preferred.

Museum

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

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.