Job Details
Posting Date
13/01/2022 Expiry Date 06/02/2022 Job Reference Number: 1810-2022-01-13T12:23:24
Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Full Professor in Fashion Design and Textile / Full time Faculty / Visiting Faculty
Category Faculty Members College of Fine Arts
College Fine Arts and Design
Department Fashion Design with textile
Job Purpose

The College of Fine Arts and Design seeks a qualified candidate to teach full time fashion design and textile courses beginning September 2022.

Main accountabilities & expectations

•     Ability to teach design studio and related courses in the area of fashion design and    textile, with a special interest in teaching history of fashion or representation (drawing, CAD), pattern making, advanced textile printing courses.

•     Strong research abilities and design activities.

•     Outstanding design skills with industry experience.

•     Academically advise undergraduate students.

•     Participate in Program/Department and College assignments, activities, & events.

•     Actively participate in relevant professional activities in order to improve teaching and subject matter competence.

•     Serve on faculty committees as appointed or elected.

•           Participate in engaged scholarship (Community Engagement) and other activities as assigned by the Department Chair or College Dean.

Job Specific Accountabilities
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Required Skills

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Preferred Qualification & Experience

Applicants holding PhD/MFD/MDes degree or equivalent with an excellent record of academic performance and/or industry experience. Preference given to candidates demonstrating:

  • Effective teaching skills and professional experience.
  • Experience in teaching and learning digital media and technology.
  • Solid knowledge of CAD.
  • Ability to teach courses in support of design studio.
  • Good record in related research or fashion industry.
  • Minimum 3 years teaching experience in higher education institutions or 5 years fulltime industry experience in an established business or company.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (in English).
  • Strong interpersonal skills towards effective professor-student interactions, both one-on-one (student interaction) and in group (classroom) sessions.
  • Sincere interest in assisting each student within a diverse and multi-cultural community to maximize their academic and personal potential.
  • Team player that is motivated to strengthen and advance the department.
Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies

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Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
Nationality
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