The Department of Human Resources

Tenure Track Position in Advertising Design

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 10,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

The Department of Communication Design at Kutztown University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Advertising Design starting Fall 2014. Requirements: MFA in Graphic or Advertising Design required. 3 years college-level teaching experience or equivalent professional experience in the Advertising Design field is required. Candidate must be proficient with industry-standard software such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign and able to produce high-quality, computer based design, layout, illustration and photography. Must have knowledge of print production techniques and demonstrate a thorough knowledge of Typography.

Class Responsibilities: The candidate will teach a variety of Advertising Design courses from the sophomore through senior level. Examples are Advertising Design 1 and Advertising Design 2. The candidate will also be asked to teach other courses within the Communication Design curriculum.  A successful interview and demonstration of relevant ability requires. Salary competitive.

Send letter of application, vita, official graduate and undergraduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, three current letters of reference, 20 slides of professional work and 20 slides of students' work (or equivalent digital portfolios) including a list identifying and describing work to Denise L. Bosler, Recruitment Chair, Department of Communication Design, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530. Review of applicants begins February 1, 2014, and continues until the position is filled.

For more information contact Denise L. Bosler, Recruitment Chair-bosler@kutztown.edu.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.