JOB: Professor of Service Design--Savannah, GA--SCAD--Full Time Permanent
20 Feb 2009 - 7:28pm
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Professor of Service Design
The Savannah College of Art and Design seeks candidates for a
full-time faculty position for an innovative new program in service
design offering B.F.A. and M.F.A degrees. SCAD recognizes that
service design is a new and emerging design profession that entails
service innovation and experience design. Through service design,
designers can create better value for their clients and their
customers and in so doing create service equity. Increasingly,
services represent a significant part of the economy in sectors that
include digital media, healthcare, finance, entertainment,
telecommunications, retail, leisure and the Internet. SCAD seeks a
highly motivated designer with a background in designing
interactions, services and consumer products for well-known brands.
The position requires a minimum of five years experience as a
designer developing innovative concepts and experiences at a senior
level; extensive experience designing interactions within the context
of consumer products and/or for the Web; the ability to work across a
range of digital media from 2-D to 3-D; a thorough understanding of
research and design methods; creativity and flair coupled with strong
project management skills; excellent communication skills; and a
passion for inspiring and teaching. Qualified candidates should
possess an M.F.A. or M.Des. in a design-related subject.
College-level teaching experience is preferred.
For complete submission requirements and to apply online, please
submit curriculum vitae and an unofficial copy of the transcript
showing your highest degree to:
Should you have questions regarding your application package, you may
submit an email to Human Resources at scadfaculty at scad.edu.
ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The Savannah College of Art and Design prepares
talented students for professional, creative careers. SCAD offers a
choice of degree programs in 42 different majors, plus 52 minors.
Students can take classes at campuses in Savannah and Atlanta, Ga.,
in Lacoste, France, and online through SCAD-eLearning.
SCAD is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution that offers
Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Architecture,
Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts and
Master of Urban Design degrees. For more information about the
university, visit www.scad.edu.
Although a deadline has not yet been established, interested
applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Women and
minorities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE.