Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor, User Experience
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.
Job Description Summary
Bentley University invites applications for a tenure-track position in the areas of user experience, HCI, product design, or related fields to start in fall 2019. We seek a creative scholar who would join the interdisciplinary faculty of Bentley's internationally renowned user experience graduate program. We are also open to candidates in industry in these areas.
The reputation of our graduate program is grounded in educating leaders in user experience research and design. Central to our program's success is the strong connections it has forged with leading technology groups throughout the United States and internationally. We support that network with programs on our main campus, San Francisco and online. Further reinforcing this reputation is our well-known User Experience Center, a research and consulting group contracting with tech organizations around the world. Finally, most of our classes have research and design problems sponsored by startups, non-profit organizations, and large tech companies. Being part of a business university, our graduate program has a strong focus on the strategic role of the user experience in the competitive positioning of products in the marketplace and fostering continuous product innovation.
Bentley University is an AACSB and EQUIS accredited business university located 11 miles outside of Boston. Bentley leads higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences. We seek faculty and staff who represent diverse backgrounds, interests, and talents. We strive to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Candidates are encouraged to learn more about our UX community at Bentley by visiting https://admissions.bentley.edu/graduate/masters-in-human-factors.
Candidates must have evidence of research ability and experience with teaching. A Ph.D. is required.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested candidates should submit a CV, cover letter and research statement https://bentley.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/faculty. Names and contact information for three references will be required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process.
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.