About us

With 5,365 + students, nearly 400 faculty members, 125 program options and a tradition of top-ranked programs, we are committed to redefining the 21st-century design and arts school.

Home / About / Job opportunities

Employment

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 at Arizona State University seeks a dynamic leader from the fields of media arts, gaming, film and/or emerging media to oversee development and operations of transdisciplinary curricular and public programs at the new ASU@Mesa City Center facility, which opens in 2021. This position will report directly to the dean of the Herberger Institute and carries an appointment as either Professor or Professor of Practice, depending on experience.

Staff Position

Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts (HIDA) seeks an Office Specialist to support Dean’s Office special initiatives and programs. The Office Specialist will work with the Executive Director of the National Accelerator + Chief of Staff and program staff on to coordinate administrative work for all Dean’s Office special projects including interface with grants management team and finance team, establishing programmatic operating procedures for our internal projects and teams, managing project deadlines and public reporting, coordinating evaluation, assisting with donor relations and proposals, convenings and special events. Manages the HIDA initiatives Sharepoint and Slack environments. Works with Executive Director of the National Accelerator + Chief of Staff on specific employee training for HIDA initiatives. Assists in coordinating outside consultants as necessary. This team member will work with various grant funded projects and our Institute Professors to support HIDA’s vision of imaging new ways for artists and designers to transform their world through transdisciplinary and social focused work.

Art

Faculty Position

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applicants for part-time, non-tenure track Faculty Associates for the academic year 2018-2019.

The School of Art at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in Photography at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2019.

The School of Art in the Herberger Institute of Art and Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks to hire a Ceramics Instructor for a full-time one year appointment beginning August 2019.

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

The Design School at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in industrial design at the assistant professor level beginning Fall 2019.

The Design School at Arizona State University seeks a full-time tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor for the Architecture program beginning fall 2019.

The Design School at Arizona State University invites applications for full-time, benefits eligible positions as a Lecturer in Visual Communications Design. This will be nine-month, non-tenure track appointment beginning fall 2019. These positions are renewable on an annual basis contingent upon availability of resources, satisfactory performance, and the needs of the unit.

Staff Position

The Design School is seeking a Business Operations Manager Sr. The Business Operations Manager Sr. functions will include but are not limited to: strategic budgeting, accounting, purchasing, human resources reconciliation, internal procedures, and other roles designated by unit administrator. The successful candidate is expected to display considerable initiative in meeting deadlines as well as identifying ways to improve and/or streamline processes within their area of responsibility.

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 in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Sound for Film position beginning summer 2019.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Music

Faculty Position

Faculty Associate, School of Music 42924BR Application Deadline: The first applicant review will be 26-June-2018 and every week thereafter until filled.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a colleague to help us broaden the ways people conceptualize music learning and teaching and expand where and how music education occurs throughout contemporary society. This is a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant/associate professor level, depending on experience, beginning fall 2019.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks a dynamic leader of outstanding national/international reputation to serve as Director of Wind Ensembles. The type and rank of this full-time faculty appointment will be based on experience. The position begins fall 2019.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional artist-teacher of piano for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning fall 2019.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks an exceptional trumpet artist-teacher. This is a full-time, tenure-track appointment, rank based on experience, beginning fall 2019.

The School of Music in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University seeks two exceptional artist-scholars in the area of music composition. One position is for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level, and the second position is for a full-time tenure-track appointment at the assistant or associate professor level, rank depending on experience. Both positions begin fall 2019.

Staff Position

There are no staff positions available at this time.

Museum

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.