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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 Art is seeking an Assistant Director, Research Advancement.  Under administrative direction, the Assistant Director, Research Advancement, directs and supervises overall administrative operations of the Herberger Institute’s research activities in support of goals and objectives. Collaborates with Principal Investigators and the Office for Research and Sponsored Projects Administration (ORSPA) to ensure that research process implementation and strategic research initiatives are consistent and in compliance with established guidelines, policies and practices.


The Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts (HIDA) Dean’s Office is seeking a Research Advancement Manager (RAM). Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Research Advancement, the RAM will assist faculty by working collaboratively with HIDA investigators to write, edit, review, and prepare proposals and reports to internal, federal, philanthropic, and industry sponsors. The RAM will also assist the Assistant Director of Research Advancement with oversight of pre- and post- award management of the Institute’s sponsored research portfolio.  

Art

Faculty Position

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 Animation program with an emphasis on 2D animation, beginning August, 2023. This position includes research, undergraduate/graduate teaching, and service responsibilities.

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

The School of Art (SOA) at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is looking for a Business Operations Manager (BOM) to develop, manage and control the business operations of the school. In this role, the BOM will be responsible for a wide range of duties which include, but are not limited to budgeting, forecasting, account reconciliations, purchasing card management, data analysis, reporting, procurement, inventory control, scholarship and award management, staff supervision, detailed tracking of expenditures and strategic planning, and acting as a resource for all SOA staff/faculty.   

The School of Art at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is seeking a highly motivated, organized, and financially savvy Business Operations Specialist to join our team. This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in learning a variety of new skills and enjoys a diverse academic work environment. In this role, the Business Operations Specialist (BOS) will be responsible for a wide range of duties which include HR and financial operations including but not limited to basic accounting, hiring functions, procurement, budgeting, account reconciliation, travel, reimbursements, speaker agreements, oversight of student awards, detailed tracking of expenditures and acting as a resource for faculty and staff.  

This position interacts with staff, faculty, and administrators at all levels of ASU and should exhibit strong abilities to manage multiple tasks.  The incumbent will work independently to handle problems and non-routine situations by determining the approach or action to take, and interpret guidelines, procedures, policies, and practices. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with an efficient work methodology, excellent communication skills, productive work qualities, an ability to coordinate multiple tasks autonomously, and someone who can exercise sound judgment in decision-making.  

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.

Design

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

The Design School in the Herberger Institute for Design and Arts seeks a highly motivated, outgoing, dynamic Business Operations Specialist to join our business services team. Under direction of the Business Operations Manager, the successful candidate will play a key role in planning, organizing and coordinating the business and human resource operations functions in accordance with established goals, priorities, time limitations, funding limitations or other specifications.  

The Design School at the Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts seeks a high-performing, positive and service oriented individual with excellent attention to detail to plan, schedule and coordinate student/faculty shop activities. Trains students/faculty in the safe and efficient use of shop facilities and equipment. Coordinates with faculty and students model construction process based on current semester syllabus. Recommends various types of materials based on the structural construction of prototype model. Works closely with students from the design stages of prototype fabrication intent. Evaluates student’s geometry files and sketches and recommends proper fabrication from hand tools, power tools, and conventional equipment up to CNC, 3D printing, or Laser digital equipment. Maintains and performs minor repairs and setups on shop equipment and tools. Reports equipment issues and makes new equipment recommendations to shop manager. Maintains shop clean and organized at all times.  This position reports to the Model and Prototype Shop Manager

Music, Dance and Theatre

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts is seeking applicants for a 12-month full-time staff Technical Director Sr., Music Theatre and Opera to serve in the area of Musical Theatre and Opera in the School of Music, Dance and Theatre. The Technical Director Sr., Music Theatre and Opera will work with the music theatre and opera faculty and staff to coordinate, build and ensure readiness of all scenic elements for all musical theatre and opera productions and collaborations. The Technical Director Sr., Music Theatre and Opera will construct scenery, manage props, oversee inventories, maintain facilities and equipment, and purchase specific materials needed for production. The candidate chosen will assist with overseeing the work of students in scenic, property construction, paint, lighting, sound, media and stage management, and teach production classes.

Museum

Faculty Position

There are no faculty positions available at this time.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School

Faculty Position

Description:

The Sidney Poitier New American Film School in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks Learning Resources Specialist in the area of film and television practice. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), fiscal-year, fixed-term academic professional position based at ASU California Center at Herald Examiner Building, in Los Angeles, California.

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.