The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences is seeking team-oriented candidates for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant/associate professor in Interior and Environmental Design beginning on August 16, 2014. The anticipated appointment is 75% teaching and 25% research/scholarly activity.
Required: Applicants must have a minimum of a Master's degree in interior and environmental design or closely related field. Candidates must demonstrate the potential to teach courses in interior and environmental design in one or more of the following areas: commercial and institutional interior design, current building codes, materials and methods of building construction, history of furnishings & interiors, rendering, presentation techniques, and 3D communication techniques. Applicants must also demonstrate a record of or potential for research and publication in scholarly journals in the discipline.
Preferred: Ph.D. in interior and environmental design or closely related field. A broad background in interior design with expertise to teach in a range of areas at all levels of the curriculum. Proficiency in AutoCAD, REVIT, Sketch-up with plug-ins, InDesign/Adobe Creative Suite and other design-related software. Previous teaching experience, professional design experience, and current publication record are preferred. Progress toward or full NCIDQ certificate holder. Active participant in relevant academic or professional organizations such as IIDA, IDEC, and ASID is also desired.
College of Health and Human Sciences Georgia Southern University invites nominations and applications for the position of Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education in the College of Health and Human Sciences. Georgia Southern University, a member institution of the University System of Georgia, is classified as a Doctoral/Research University. Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Georgia Southern offers more than 100 academic majors in a comprehensive array of baccalaureate degrees and selected master's and doctoral programs. The University has earned a reputation for providing all of the benefits of a major university with the feeling of a much smaller college. Academic programs are organized within eight colleges: Business Administration, Education, Health and Human Sciences, the Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering and Information Technology, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, Science and Mathematics, and the Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies.