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Title: Teaching Fellowship in the Histories of Art, Media and Design

Department - Humanities & Sciences

Type - Full-time faculty


Art Center College of Design requests applications for its Teaching Fellowship in the Histories of Art, Media and Design. This fellowship, housed in the Department of Humanities & Sciences, offers a unique opportunity for emerging scholars to join the dynamic studio-based environment of Art Center and to explore the possibilities of project-based interdisciplinary learning. For more than 80 years, Art Center has had an international reputation for its rigorous, transdisciplinary curriculum, faculty of professionals, strong ties to industry and a commitment to socially responsible design. Currently in a new phase of strategic planning, the college offers this fellowship as a potential catalyst for creative intersections between the humanities and studio.

Course load for year will be 50 percent teaching / 50 percent research. Salary of $35K, with participation in Art Centerís group insurance plan.


Scholars from diverse areas of interest are encouraged to apply. The chosen fellow will participate in the life of the college for one year, during which they will engage in a research project relevant to the fields of the college and its mission. The college includes eleven undergraduate (Advertising, Entertainment Design, Environmental Design, Film, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interactive Design, Photography and Imaging, Product Design, Transportation Design) and six graduate (Environmental Design, Fine Art, Film, Industrial Design, Media Design, Transportation Design ) programs. The Department of Humanities & Sciences interacts with each of these. Proposals should reflect this interest as well.

Applications must be accompanied by supplemental materials described under application instructions.


Applicants should submit letter of application, research proposal, CV with a list of three references, and a writing sample. Letters should explain applicantís interest in working in the studio-centered environment of Art Center. Research proposals should be specific to Art Center as well as to the applicantís interests. Projects should demonstrate interdisciplinary interest as well.

Please send materials by March 15 to: Nancy Duggan Executive Director, Human Resources Attn: Teaching Fellowship Committee Art Center College of Design 1700 Lida Street Pasadena, CA 91103 Or email hr@artcenter.edu

Art Center College of Design is committed to excellence through the establishment of a diverse faculty and staff hat best represents our student body and its surrounding communities.

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