About Farmingdale State College:
Farmingdale State College is a recognized leader in applied
learning. With nearly 10,000 students, FSC is the State University
of New York's largest college of applied science and technology,
with 96% of graduates working in New York State and 75% working on
Long Island. Farmingdale prepares emerging leaders in the growing
technology, engineering, business and health care fields.
Farmingdale State College is committed to inclusivity and
excellence as part of our mission and culture. The College has
received the 2022 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED)
Award. We seek candidates of all backgrounds who embrace these
values and the broader mission of public higher education.
The College is increasingly focused on expanding student
engagement. In addition to the highly successful NCAA Division III
athletic program, Esports, and an extensive array of student clubs
and organizations give FSC a strong culture of civic
Farmingdale State College invites applications for a tenure
track Assistant Professor faculty position for the NASAD accredited
Visual Communications: Art & Graphic Design Department. The
graphic design program is seeking an individual with a strong
graphic design background and an emphasis on advanced graphic
design (including basic web and interaction design), typography and
concept development. The successful candidate will join the Visual
Communications Department, which encourages a culture for students
to learn the value of creativity, imagination, passion,
collaboration and social responsibility.
All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three
workload components: teaching; research & scholarly activity
(which includes creative and artistic works); and service. The
successful candidate(s) will demonstrate an interest and high-level
of competence in teaching (teaching modalities include day and
evening classes, including online and hybrid formats). Candidates
should also have a creative/research agenda that complements their
area of academic specialty which will include work in peer-reviewed
publications, exhibitions, and presentations. Service includes
advising students as well as serving on departmental and
college-wide committees. All three components are necessary for
promotion and tenure at Farmingdale State College.
The college particularly welcomes candidates with knowledge,
skills and abilities that include:
- Commitment to diversity and university initiatives supportive
of diversity and inclusion.
- Interest in participating in student-centered service
- Desire to apply expertise in promoting civic engagement with
the College's many community partners.
- A terminal degree (MFA, MDes, DDes, or Ph.D.) in Graphic
Design, or equivalent terminal degree in a closely related field
from a regionally accredited institution or university with an
award date by September 1, 2024.
- The ability to teach in at least two of the following areas:
2-dimensional design, color theory, advanced graphic design,
typography, digital imaging, and web design.
- One or more years of college/university level teaching and at
least one year of professional practice.
- An ongoing program leading to peer-reviewed/refereed
publications or creative works.
This is a 10-month UUP faculty position.
- For the first 10 working days, beginning Monday,
November 20, 2023, and ending Monday, December 4,
2023, applications will be limited to UUP
- CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Saturday,
February 17, 2024
- SALARY: $75,000 + $3,400 in downstate location pay = $78,400
Total Compensation. Salary may increase commensurate with
- ANTICIPATED START DATE: September 1, 2024
The State University of New York offers excellent fringe
benefits including health insurance options and retirement
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Farmingdale State College's commitment to inclusive excellence
is an important part of our mission of public education and our
culture. At Farmingdale State College, we continue to work on
building a community that supports freedom, mutual respect, and
civility. We seek others who support these values of diversity and
inclusiveness and candidates of all diverse backgrounds who wish to
participate in our cultural aspirations are welcome and encouraged
The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer
and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity,
sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing
genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim
status or any other legally protected status.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by
the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form,
that an applicant for employment provide his or her current
compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as
the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with
compensation. If such information has been requested from you
before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee
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The following documents are required for all positions:
Additional instructions for faculty positions: Your cover letter
must include a statement on teaching philosophy and methodology.
Please attach copies of teaching evaluations and an unofficial copy
of graduate transcripts (showing highest degree awarded/currently
in process). Candidates invited for interviews will be asked to
make a presentation on their research/creative activities as well
as a separate teaching demonstration.
Only applications made through Farmingdale's electronic
application system will be accepted. Once you successfully apply
you will receive an email as confirmation and be directed to
another page in order to upload additional documents. Returning
applicants may login to their Farmingdale State College Careers
Account to apply for this position. See the FAQ for using our online system. Please
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