Professor of Accessory Design

Employer
Location
Savannah, Georgia (US)
Posted
Apr 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Join SCAD Savannah as a full-time professor of accessory design. The SCAD accessory design program teaches students to conceptualize, design and execute an eclectic range of high-quality fashion accessories, priming them for careers in the thriving accessories industry.

As in the professional world, accessory design students consistently collaborate with their peers in various disciplines including fashion, fibers, industrial design and graphic design. An international faculty with expertise in accessory design and construction, including bespoke shoemaking techniques, teaches classes. Through every step of the design process, from concept to completion, faculty members provide unparalleled and individual attention to the refined details that make a professional accessory designer succeed.

This is your chance to work with talented students within the historic district of Savannah, Georgia, a walkable, bikeable coastal city that provides a living laboratory for the study of art and design.

Requirements:
⎯ Terminal degree or its equivalent in accessory design or a related field
⎯ Expertise in patternmaking and construction for handbags and/or footwear
⎯ Experience in hand and digital design rendering
⎯ Expertise in luxury accessory fashion design
⎯ Technical experience in design theory preferred
⎯ College-level teaching experience preferred