Adjunct Faculty for Interior Architecture
Chatham University welcomes applications for the position of
Adjunct Faculty for our Interior Architecture program.
We are looking for this position to contribute to course
development, research and project development, and student
mentorship. Faculty for the program will be expected to work with
faculty from other departments and industry partners to explore
expanded applications for interior design.
Founded in 1869, Chatham University is an all-gender institution
with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate
and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability;
health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the
arts & humanities. The Interior Architecture Programs are
offered at the undergraduate and graduate levels and feature two
CIDA accredited programs.
Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World
Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham
consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of
Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and
Business; and the College for Continuing & Professional
Studies. Our Interior Architecture programs feature a well-rounded
design education that features three pillars of focus:
Sustainability, Social Justice and Universal Design.
Chatham University strives to promote a campus environment that
understands and embraces multiculturalism while increasing
individuals' intercultural competence. We actively work to build
and sustain a diverse and culturally vibrant campus, which promotes
employee and student success and retention. Learn more at:
This adjunct position is in the field of interior design, with
opportunities for teaching undergraduate and graduate students.
There are potential opportunities for remote, synchronous course
delivery. A candidate interested in remote teaching should have a
minimum of 2 years of experience teaching in hybrid/remote or
synchronous virtual formats.
Duties and Responsibilities:
This position is primary responsibility is teaching. It is expected
that the candidate contributes to the CIDA accreditation process
including archiving student work.
Candidate will assess student learning outcome achievement and
incorporate results into discipline appropriate course planning and
professional development activities.
Candidates with a combination of academic and practical experience
are particularly encouraged to apply. Frequently, this position
will work with other Interior Architecture faculty to provide IT
consultation and collaboration.
In this role, you are expected to participate in departmental
meetings and university trainings for adjunct faculty.
- A Master's degree or PhD is required. CIDA/FIDER accredited
interior design degree, or NAAB accredited architecture
- Robust scholarly agenda and publications or healthy, active
interior design practice.
- A successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to
effectively and collaboratively work on a team.
- A successful candidate is expected to have at least 3 years'
experience in teaching design studios and/or core interior design
courses and/or at least 4 years of professional interior design or
- A successful candidate should also have a demonstrated ability
to support and contribute to a collegial and collaborative working
environment in addition to possessing effective communication
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Revit, and
Microsoft Office programs.
How to Apply:
- Active National Council for Interior Design Qualification
- Professional portfolio
- Experience with Healthcare design
- Experience with Human-Centered design
- Experience with immersive technologies
- Experience with graphic design and associated software and
applying them to interior design
Applications accepted only via www.chatham.edu/careers
(direct link is https://chatham.applicantpro.com/jobs/2869168.html
) and follow the instructions to complete the application process.
To ensure full consideration, please include:
All application materials should be uploaded in the "Resume"
section at the same time at the time of application.
The system will not allow applicants to make edits to their
applications after submission.
Review of applications is ongoing. Vacancies will be filled
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a
strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Persons of
color, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members
of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.
Chatham University does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
orientation, age, or national origin.
- Cover Letter outlining your qualifications for the
- Curriculum Vitae or Resume
- Contact information for three professional references