October 14, 2009

Emily Carr University of Art and Design: Call for Applications

Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Located in downtown Vancouver on the West Coast of Canada, the main campus is on Granville Island, an award-winning site of urban renewal. The student body is culturally diverse with approximately 1800 students from across Canada and the world. Emily Carr University offers programs leading to undergraduate and graduate degrees in Fine Arts, Media Arts and Design.

Assistant Professor in Illustration
Closing Date: November 18, 2009 Competition F009 – 2009

Emily Carr University is actively searching for a full-time faculty member in the Faculty of Visual Art + Material Practice to teach in our new Illustration program. The successful candidate will have an exemplary art practice with a demonstrated interest in all aspects of current pictorial discourses that bridge contemporary art and design.

Assistant Professor in Design
Closing Date: November 20, 2009 Competition F010 – 2009

We are seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Professor in Design. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in at least two of the following areas: typography, graphic design, systems design, interaction and/or information design, motion design, and/or exhibition design, but who can work effectively in interdisciplinary design teams on theme-based curriculum focusing on design for inclusion (cultural, socio/political, and sustainability issues).

Successful candidates for both positions may teach students at all levels, from Foundation to Graduate Studies, and will be expected to make a major contribution in developing curriculum in a University that is committed to the interrelation of theory and practice.

Please visit our website at for details and quote the competition number on your application.

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