The School of Design aims to prepare its students to be skilled professionals who can ably work in local and global markets while respecting the diversity of the human community. The School of Design is innovative in teaching and in transforming the design disciplines by infusing learning with the newest design thinking methods and technologies. Through inspired interdisciplinary projects and solid corporate partnerships, the School of Design is devoted to furthering its role as a leading design institution.
Our undergraduate and graduate programs empower students in our School of Design with a core of knowledge that provides a solid educational base. Our students are prepared for careers in fashion, communication design, and industrial design by a passionate faculty, rigorous academic endeavors, and a world-class professional practice (co-op) program.
Communication Design undergraduate Adjunct Instructors support the mission of the program by administering core curriculum courses. As any Communication Design instructor is a representative of the program, it is important that this role is met with professionalism at all levels and a dedication to excellence in the academic experience of our students. In some cases, Adjunct Instructors may be asked to communicate and collaborate with other faculty members of multi-section courses.
Responsibilities: - Administer existing core curriculum syllabi with potential modification - Submit grades for all students enrolled in course - Refer students with any special needs or circumstances to DAAP advisers when necessary
- Coordinate with other faculty members for multi-section course alignment
Minimum Qualifications: A professional degree in graphic design or digital design or an equivalent terminal degree with experience in the field of communication design; rank of appointment will be conferred based on prior teaching and professional experience. All adjunct faculty report to the School Director.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Complete an 'Applicant Profile' and upload your CV/Resume. Officially apply to # 17703 and under the 'Additional Documents' section upload your "Letter of Interest" which clearly states your area of teaching experience AND upload your Portfolio as a link or web address only. Portfolios must include (as is relevant and clearly identified as such) student work and samply syllabi. (No more than 2MB)
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is... close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSION STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.