Professor of Foundation Studies

Position Details

Position Information

Campus Location: Savannah
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Professor of Foundation Studies
Specialty: Foundation Studies
Work Year: Academic Year
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A strong foundation is integral to academic and artistic success, and the SCAD School of Foundation Studies builds the visual, conceptual and creative abilities that are essential to students’ development as professionals. Join the team that supports this mission as a full-time foundation studies professor at SCAD Savannah. In this role, you will instruct first-year students in classes that address basic drawing through life drawing, drawing for design, digital drawing, 2-D design, 3-D design, 4-D design, color theory, visual design systems and creative thinking strategies.

This is your chance to work with talented students within the historic district of Savannah, Georgia, a walkable, bikeable coastal city that provides a living laboratory for the study of art and design.

The ideal candidate has a strong portfolio of related professional work as well as the ability to work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.

⎯ Terminal degree in fine art or related art and design field
⎯ Minimum three years of college-level teaching experience

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.

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Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, portfolio or link to your website, and 10-20 pieces of student work are required. If you have difficulties in uploading your documentation, please email

Applicant Documents

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Portfolio
  5. Other Document
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