Part-Time Professor of Fibers

Position Details

Position Information

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

The department 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 that support innovative, interdisciplinary and sustainable research and practice.

In the SCAD fibers department, a diverse faculty works with more than 200 undergraduate and graduate students in an inspiring 20,500-square-foot facility 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.

The ideal candidate has broad knowledge of historical and contemporary art and design, and an interest in sustainable, experimental materials, media and technology, as well as the intersection of hand and digital technologies.

⎯ Terminal degree or its equivalent in fibers or a related field
⎯ Teaching experience at the introductory level in fibers such as sewing and surface design
⎯ Industry experience preferred

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 Human Resources at

Applicant Documents

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