Jobs: Teaching Positions

(1. Fashion Design and Merchandising Faculty (two assistant professor positions), Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

Qualifications: Terminal degree or Master’s degree plus five years fashion industry experience in fashion merchandising with demonstrated teaching ability required.

To apply, please visit here and complete the applicable documents for this position(s) and submit a letter of application referencing the above job no. in which you are applying, curriculum vitae, & official college transcripts.

(2. Fashion & Textile Design Faculty, Newbury College, Brookline, MA

Newbury College invites applications and nominations for a full-time position at the assistant or associate level starting August 2010.

Newbury College strives to create a welcoming and supportive environment for our community. We are committed to the development of our faculty and acknowledge that you are critical to our students’ success and the delivery of our mission.

Duties: Position involves classroom teaching, curriculum development and departmental assignments. Responsible for student mentoring and advising and college and community service. Must demonstrate an ongoing commitment to scholarship and professional development and self improvement. Other duties as listed in the Faculty Handbook.

Requirements: Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising, Ph.D. preferred.

Skills: Ability to teach courses in the areas of management, marketing, promotions, fashion merchandising and visual merchandising. Experience developing team projects and events that will enhance the students interpersonal and managerial skills. Responsibilities include active participation in the academic life of the institution.

In addition, successful candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills, knowledge of and experience in outcomes assessment and assessment techniques in higher education and a demonstrated commitment to diversity and undergraduate teaching in a diverse setting.

To Apply: Send a letter of application and curriculum vita to Human Resources via email or by mail to the address below:

Amy Downing
Human Resources
Newbury College, Brookline
129 Fisher Avenue
Brookline, MA 02445

Phone: 617-730-7174

** All images above are from the Kent State Universiy Museum which houses a remarkable fashion/costume collection.

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