November 9, 2018

Seeking full-time faculty

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)

RISD Co-Works. Photo: Jo Sittenfeld (MFA '08).

A global leader in art and design education, Rhode Island School of Design is recognized for its immersive curriculum grounded in studio practice and paired with essential study in the liberal arts. Critical thinking and immersive making co-inform learning and research so as to encourage creative, engaged and ethical experimentation. RISD seeks full-time faculty members dedicated to dynamic and inclusive teaching, a vibrant professional practice and service, collaboration and leadership opportunities in a community committed to the core principles of inclusion and equity. Our faculty teach four to six courses per year, advise students, participate in curriculum development and other divisional activities and projects, serve on college committees, maintain active professional practices and contribute to the vibrancy of intellectual life at RISD.

Division of Architecture and Design
Assistant or Associate Professor, Furniture Design
Assistant or Associate Professor, Graphic Design
Assistant or Associate Professor, Industrial Design
Assistant or Associate Professor, Landscape Architecture

Division of Experimental and Foundation Studies
Assistant or Associate Professor, Drawing

Division of Fine Arts
Assistant Professor, Glass
Assistant or Associate Professor, Photography

Division of Liberal Arts
Assistant Professor, History, Philosophy and the Social Sciences (East Asian Studies)
Assistant Professor, History, Philosophy and the Social Sciences (Environmental Studies)

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The mission of Rhode Island School of Design, through its college and museum, is to educate its students and the public in the creation and appreciation of works of art and design, to discover and transmit knowledge and to make lasting contributions to a global society through critical thinking, scholarship and innovation.

RISD recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, scholarship, professional practice or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. RISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

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