Media Design/Graphic Design Continuing Instructor

Job description

Job Category Faculty

Posting Number M00915

Department Communication & Media Design

Reports To Chair, Communication & Media Design

Point of Contact Hazel Sirett


The Department of Communication and Media Design invites applications for a continuing instructor position to teach courses in graphic design and media design for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Course offerings include Visual Communication Design, Electronic Publishing; Typography; Publication Design; Communication and Design Studio; Software labs (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects); etc.

Courses are taught in a hands-on studio environment, with lectures on terminology, design theory and practice.

This position is not eligible for tenure.

Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in Graphic Design, Media Design, Visual Communication or closely-related field is required.

Preferred Qualifications

MFA in Graphic Design, Media Design, New Media, Visual Communication.

Special Notes to Applicants

Please complete the online application and attach a cover letter, a current CV, and a list of three references. You may also attach your unofficial graduate transcripts. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2018.

Application materials must be received by

Open Until Filled Yes

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. Consistently rated #1 or 2 among regional universities in the South for its diverse student body, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources and international, cultural, and ethnic diversity of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 80%

Responsibility / Duty


Percent of total time 20%

Responsibility / Duty

Administrative and departmental duties.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you hold a Master's degree with at least 18 graduate credits in this area of teaching for which you are making an application?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Teaching Philosophy





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Posted: 4/13/2018
Application Due: 6/12/2018
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