The Department of Art in the School of Visual and Performing Arts, part of the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Graphic Design to begin August 2023. The Art Department seeks a dynamic and flexible colleague to collaborate in further developing an innovative Graphic Design curriculum that integrates a wide range of media and technologies. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to inclusive teaching excellence, and possess the expertise to teach and work across multiple design media, from traditional print publication and social media design, to motion graphics and animation.
Under the general supervision of the department chair, a person in this position is responsible for teaching undergraduate courses and advising students. In addition to preparing for and holding classes [face-to-face, hybrid, and/or online], teaching involves maintaining currency in the content area related to the teaching assignment, evaluating students’ work, assessing student outcomes, maintaining appropriate records, and holding office hours. The individual is expected to maintain an active, ongoing program of scholarship appropriate to the discipline. In addition, this individual will provide service to the department, college, and university and is likely expected to provide service to the community and/or the profession. The chair or dean may assign other duties. The academic year salary is set competitive and includes fringe benefits and insurance programs, (see the Miscellaneous Section for additional details on benefit offerings).