School of Visual Arts: Interior Design department (SVAID)
Adjunct Professor, Sustainable Design
The School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City is an established leader and innovator in the education of artists. From its inception in 1947, the College has instituted numerous educational innovations, including the selection of professionals working in the arts and art-related fields as instructors. SVA provides an environment that nurtures creativity, inventiveness and experimentation, enabling students to develop a strong sense of identity and a clear direction of purpose.
The School of Visual Arts is an equal opportunity employer.
The mission of the School of Visual Arts BFA Interior Design is to educate the next generation of interior designers with special emphasis on the conceptual, creative and design leadership aspects of the interior design profession over routine practice.
SVAID is seeking an Interior Designer or Architect specializing in Interior Architecture and Interior Design to join our award-winning faculty as a part-time professor. The position posting is for the Undergraduate 3rd Year Junior Course, Sustainable Design, Fall 2017. The course spans 1 semester and meets three (3) hours per session for fifteen (15) sessions.
Fall 2017 semester: 3 studio credits
The principles and practice of building and interior construction systems will be examined throughout the semester. Building construction, interior construction (walls, ceilings, flooring), safety, building codes, barrier-free codes and testing standards will be covered. Visits to interiors under construction will be included when possible; the details of interior design elements will be studied through direct observation and drafting.
– BFA or MFA or its equivalent in interior design, architecture or a related field
– College-level teaching experience
– NCIDQ certification or registered architect or its equivalent
– Strong skills/knowledge in the technical aspects of building design and construction
– LEED certification preferred
Cover letter, CV, and contact information for 3 references can be submitted to:
Jane Smith, Chair
School of Visual Arts BFA Interior Design department
209 East 23rd St
New York, NY 10010
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience