Professor of Fibers

Position Details

Position Information

Campus Location: Savannah
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Professor of Fibers
Work Year: Academic Year
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SCAD seeks a full-time professor for the university’s Savannah location to support the growing fibers department.

The fibers department at SCAD offers a uniquely comprehensive program linking art, craft and design in order to prepare students for careers in a rapidly changing world. The intensive curriculum grounds each student in the rich technical, cultural and historical traditions of the fibers and textiles discipline while providing access to advanced technology, equipment and opportunities to support innovative, interdisciplinary and sustainable research and practice.

Diverse faculty work with more than 200 undergraduate and graduate fibers students in an inspiring facility with 20,500 square feet dedicated to the study of fibers. This is your chance to work with talented students within the historic district of Savannah, Georgia, a walkable, bikeable coastal city providing a living laboratory for the study of art and design.

− Terminal degree or its equivalent in fibers or a related field
− Commitment to teaching and to being an active, collaborative member of the department
− Interest in sustainable, experimental materials, media and technology are encouraged
− Passion for working with students, at various levels including introductory, to help them realize their personal vision and prepare them for professional careers
− Desire to develop professional opportunities between industry and students

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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Note: Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, and portfolio are required. For the portfolio, you have the option to upload electronic documents/images, or a URL. Should you have questions regarding your application package, you may submit an email to

Applicant Documents

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

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