Lecturer, Textiles, Fashion Merchandising & Design

Job description

Position is full-time academic year, limited to 06-30-2020 with anticipated renewal, with a preferred start date of July 1, 2019.

Teach and develop two or more courses in the merchandising area, such as digital retailing, branding, retail analytics, and/or fashion promotion. Ability to teach in other areas, such as sustainability and basic textiles. Advise undergraduates; supervise internships and independent studies. Report to the Office for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning. Develop undergraduate grand challenge course(s). Participate in University service and related professional activities.

Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for posting (F00101).   Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your Faculty Employment Application: (#1) A letter of application, (#2) Curriculum vitae, which should include the names and contact information of three professional references (as one complete document), and
(#3) “Other Document” Teaching Evaluations (as one complete document).

Application Deadline:  The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by January 2, 2019. Second consideration will be given to applications received by February 15, 2019. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (February 15, 2019) may not be given full consideration.


The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.




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Job No: F00101
Posted: 10/11/2018
Application Due: 12/10/2018
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