Lecturer- Graphic Communications

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Clemson University: College of Business: Graphic Communications
Lecturer- Graphic Communications

Location: Tillman G 01

Full-time, nine-month faculty position based on a yearly renewable contract to teach undergraduate courses in one of the country's premier graphic communications degree programs. Applicant must fit within our highly technical, hands-on oriented philosophy and have expertise and enthusiasm for teaching in at least two of the following areas: color management, traditional print technologies (offset lithography, screen printing, flexography, gravure), digital print technologies (inkjet, toner, dimensional), signage & display production, web development, photography & videography, and packaging development.

This position requires a dedication to the continuous development of creative lecture and laboratory teaching approaches that embrace current and emerging technologies to build upon current instructional practices. It is also expected that all faculty participate in service activities including committee service, student advising, and developing and maintaining industry relationships. The individual filling this position will be expected to primarily teach undergraduate graphic communication courses, including intensive hands-on laboratory courses and classroom theory. Furthermore, they will assist with course and curriculum development, advise students, supervise and promote special projects and research activities, develop and maintain laboratories, assist in developing and maintaining industry relationships, assist with industry training if needed, and participate actively in department, college and university activities. Additionally, they will be responsible for ordering appropriate supplies, lab maintenance and, creating and maintaining relationships with a network of industry professionals.


Effective oral and written communication skills. Ability to conduct and supervise student scholarly activities and research. Demonstrate commitment to maintain a safe and healthy laboratory environment. Possess effective interpersonal skills to work cooperatively with colleagues. A Masters degree and 3-5 years of teaching experience is expected, however, applicants with exceptional industry and/or academic experience may also be considered.


To apply, upload the following to Interfolio: an application letter of interest, CV, unofficial transcripts of graduate work, three letters of recommendation, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applications received by April 16, 2018 are assured full consideration. For inquiries, please contact Associate Professor Charles Weiss [email protected].

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.





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Posted: 2/1/2018
Application Due: 4/2/2018
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