Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Denton, TX
Jul 14, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

System Identification Number:

Posting Origination:

Design (136310)

College of Visual Arts and Design

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Job Summary/Basic Function:
We are seeking a scholar and/or designer with areas of expertise to complement the current strengths of our Communication Design program, and to bolster new programs in UXD at the undergraduate level and Interaction Design at the graduate level. Depending on the candidate's experience, teaching assignments may include undergraduate courses in interaction design, user-experience design, human-centered design, and/or special topics.

Additionally, CVAD is moving to create a new Usability Testing Center and we are seeking leadership for that endeavor. Faculty are expected to maintain an active and recognized professional practice or scholarly research agenda. Additional service responsibilities as needed by the department and CVAD are required.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications:
A PhD in Human Centered Design or Human Computer Interaction; college-level teaching experience and/or three years or more of professional design; and expertise in usability testing, and interface design or user experience design are required.

Preferred Qualifications:
An additional MFA, MDES, or its equivalent in Communication Design, Graphic Design or Interaction Design is preferred.

Area of Specialty:
UXD/IXD/Usability Testing

Position Type:

Tenure Status:
Tenure Track

Appointment Basis:
9 Months

Pay Frequency:

Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
No Response

Closing Date:
Open Until Search Closed

Review of Applications Begins:

Required Applicant Documents:
Curriculum Vita
Cover Letter
List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Statement of Research Interests

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit the following materials via email to Please include your last name and UNT position number (10960) in the subject line. Multiple emails may be sent as necessary. Attachments must not exceed 5mb per email.
- 20 examples of professional and/or scholarly
work (url listing or pdf).
- 20 examples of student work (if available).


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