Full-time Faculty Position in Graphic Design/Photography
Website Union University
Beginning Fall, 2022.
Union University is a private, coeducational liberal arts-based university offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The campus is located in Jackson, Tenn. (80 miles northeast of Memphis) with additional campuses in Germantown, Hendersonville, and Memphis, Tenn. Union University currently enrolls about 3,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 48 states and 15 countries. Union University stands as a national leader among colleges and universities in promoting a Christian worldview and a Christ-centered approach to education. Union is consistently ranked among the nation’s premier Christian universities and has been recognized as a top-tier institution each year since 1997 by U.S. News & World Report, which also recognized Union at a national level for undergraduate teaching excellence. The Department of Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.
Position Description: Teaching responsibilities include all levels of collegiate Graphic Design, including all forms of Design for Publication, Digital and Social Media Design, Motion Graphics and Art Photography in a Bachelor of Fine Arts undergraduate program. This position requires the ability to teach practical application of these skills in preparation for careers in the Design Industry. Courses and additional duties may be assigned predicated on the interests, qualifications, and experiences of the applicant as well as on departmental needs. The appropriate applicant will also have the opportunity to shape the Graphic Design program to fit changing criteria in the field.
Preference will be given to applicants with: MFA in Graphic Design or Extensive commercial experience in Graphic Design and Photography. Successful candidates must be professing Christians who are active members of a local church, enthusiastically support Union University’s Identity, Mission, and Core Values, and articulate a Christian worldview in their work and life.
To apply for this job please visit jobs.uu.edu.