Job Opportunity: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Industrial Design, School of Design, San Francisco State University

Submitted by anoopa on Sun, 11/17/2019 - 23:54

From Ricardo Gomes, who sits on IHCD's Board of Directors and is Professor and ID Search Committee Chair at San Francisco State University:

The School of Design at San Francisco State University is seeking qualified candidates for a new faculty position in Industrial Design. This position is a tenure track, Assistant Professor appointment. (See Attached .PDF)

The mission of San Francisco State University is to create and maintain an environment for learning that promotes respect for and appreciation of scholarship, freedom, human diversity, and the cultural mosaic of the City of San Francisco and the Bay Area.

To fulfill its mission, the University is committed to attracting, recruiting, and retaining a diverse faculty body whose teaching demonstrates an active engagement with their individual fields of study and whose creative and scholarly work is an extension of the classroom, laboratory or studio.

We are seeking to hire faculty who support industrial design curricula, research and contemporary applied learning experiences that reflect all dimensions of human diversity, and that encourage innovation, critical thinking and a commitment to social justice.

Responsibilities: The candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in industrial design, mentor and advise undergraduate and graduate students, develop an active program of scholarship or creative work in their area of specialty, participate in ongoing committee membership and service assignments, and aid in supervising lab and shop spaces, and build bridges with industry and community partners. 

The full job description and application procedure is available at: 

Please forward this notice to your network of colleagues, or associates who be qualified for this opportunity in fulfilling our search for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position in Industrial Design.

Questions about the role may be directed to the SFSU, School of Design, Search Committee Chair, Ricardo Gomes, at