There are a couple new jobs posted recently. As always, you can also check ITAA and CSA as they have tons of academic positions listed. Here are couple fresh ones. Fashion Institute of Technology-New York-Department of Fashion and Textile Studies (graduate) and Department of Textile/Surface Design (undergraduate) – Shared Position: Successful candidates are expected to actively participate in departmental and college-wide committee work; curriculum development; academic support services, such as portfolio review and general advisement; student recruitment and admissions; and professional organizations. Must have excellent communication and organizational skills; a commitment to quality education and student-centeredness; and the ability to work with a diverse student population and be part of a collaborative team. Must demonstrate leadership skills. Qualifications: Ph.D. preferred with at least three years of successful graduate and undergraduate teaching experience. Responsibilities include teaching Western costume and textile history, with an emphasis on modern textile designers in the undergraduate major of Fabric Styling and the graduate Department of Fashion and Textile Studies. Experience with museum exhibitions a plus; significant department/college-wide service required. Submit electronic applications to Cotsen Corporation-Los Angeles- Collections Manager/Assistant Curator/Registrar for private collection in Los Angeles consisting of over 7,000 textiles, ethnographic and other objects. Job duties include full maintenance of all catalog data bases; inventory regulation for various locations; supervision of staff; loan and exhibition coordination; registration and digital photography; maintenance of facilities including HVAC systems and inventory regulations; interaction with collector, museums and art dealers. Applicant must be a self-starter, with a minimum of five years experience, ability to work well with others and communicate in effective and timely manner. Address: 12100 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 905 Los Angeles, CA 90025

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