Professor of Foundation Studies, (SCADnow)

Professor of Foundation Studies, (SCADnow)

Location:   SCADnow
Position Number   F01731
Position Type:   Full Time
Position Title   Professor of Foundation Studies, (SCADnow)
Specialty:   Foundation Studies
Work Year:   Academic Year


SCAD seeks a full-time professor of foundation studies to instruct talented students in the university’s award-winning SCADnow online learning program.

A strong foundation is integral to academic and artistic success, and the SCAD foundation studies program builds the visual, conceptual, and creative abilities that are essential to students’ development as professionals. In this role, you will conduct classes using the online learning platform Blackboard. You will teach first-year students in synchronous and asynchronous classes that address beginning drawing, life drawing, drawing for design, digital drawing; 2D, 3D, and 4D design; color theory, visual design systems, and creative-thinking strategies. Among other duties, you will also serve on departmental and college-wide committees.

The successful candidate should be experienced with and enthusiastic about working with students and faculty from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.


  • Terminal degree in fine art or related art and design disciplines
  • Strong portfolio of related professional work
  • Minimum of three years teaching at the college/university level, including online classes
Posting Date:   03/14/2022
Closing Date:  
Open Until Filled   Yes

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Special instructions to applicants:  

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Portfolio
  5. Student Work Samples

Optional Documents

  1. Other Document
  2. Unofficial Transcripts 2

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