Job summary: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
2 Tenure Track Positions, 50% teaching, 50% research
Department of Design and Environmental Analysis
College of Human Ecology, Cornell University
Design and Environmental Analysis combines innovative design thinking with insightful design research to understand how the built environment impacts our daily lives. Through multi-disciplinary education in human-centered design, environmental psychology, ergonomics, and facility strategy and management, we tackle problems from a systems view – people, process, and place – to create strategic, sustainable, and healthy futures by design. The Department offers BS, MA, MS and Ph.D. degrees. See http://www.human.cornell.edu/dea/about/index.cfm for more details about DEA.
Qualifications: Ph.D. required and a related design degree preferred (architecture, interior, industrial, communications, user experience design, and transdisciplinary design). The ideal candidate will have a well-developed research program on human centered design capable of attracting extramural grant support; have experience in the design of built environments, products, furniture, or user interfaces; and be interested in teaching a design studio as one of their three courses per year. The priority areas of interest include, but are not limited to user experience design, service design, communicative design, regenerative/ecological design, inclusive/universal design, cross cultural design and socially responsible design.
To Apply: Please submit through Interfolio, http://apply.interfolio.com/28030. a cover letter, cv, 3 confidential letters of recommendation, 3-5 selected publications, portfolio and examples of student work. Portfolio and student work may be posted on YouTube or Vimeo. In this case submit a document for each requirement with the links to your work.
For more information, please contact Valerie Kelly, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new CornellNYC Tech campus to be built on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City. Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
Date created: January 15, 2015