Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Graphic Design Lecturer

(Recruitment Number 10340614)

The Art Department at Washburn University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer position in teaching graphic design courses beginning August 2014 (possibility of renewal). 

Required Qualifications

  • Masters in Art or related field.
  • Experience as a professional graphic artist or graphic arts educator 

Preferred Qualifications

  • MFA  
  •  Demonstrated design aesthetics for contemporary print media
  •  Expertise in using the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign software)
  •  Experience with professional print processes
  • Experience in web design
  •  Knowledge of integrated design practices utilizing web, print, and social media
  • Familiarity with business practices of the design field 


Teach three courses per semester and assist with departmental responsibilities including advising students, arranging internships in the field, and providing expertise in contemporary design curriculum.  


To apply, send letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, copies of transcripts, 20 images of personal graphic work on CD, 10 images of student work if available, personal website address, and contact information for three references to: Search Committee Graphic Design, Art Department, Washburn University, 1700 SW College, Topeka, KS 66621.  Application review begins July 11, 2014 and continues until a suitable candidate is identified. The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire. To enrich education through diversity, Washburn University is an EOE. Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.   http://www.washburn.edu/art