Parsons at Open Campus, the place for continuing education in art and design at The New School, is looking for part-time faculty to teach non-credit courses (on-campus, online and hybrid) in the following areas:
Infographics and Data Visualization
Design Leadership for Business
Business Design for Social Impact
Human Centered Healthcare
Designing Online Learning
The Skilled Professional
Graphic and Digital Design
Web Design, Web Development, and UX/UI (launching Fall 2019)
We are interested in professionals who have versatility and experience working across creative disciplines with knowledge and practice of design thinking, emerging technologies, management strategies, scenario building and innovation in teaching methods. Our goal is to provide the adult student with knowledge of current practices aligned with traditional foundations to prepare them for work in creative industries.
Please see our website for a complete list of course offerings in the following program areas: https://opencampus.newschool.edu/subjects/art-design-with-parsons
Part-time faculty at The New School are unionized and members of ACT-UAW (local 7902). The hourly rate for non-credit courses is $74.02 per contact hour, and increases are subject to the local 7902 contract.
Please note that while we are commencing with recruitment efforts for part-time faculty positions, it is understood that hiring is contingent on course availability, funding, and enrollment.
The New School is committed to creating and maintaining an environment that promises diversity and tolerance in all areas of employment, education and access to its educational, artistic or cultural programs and activities. The New School does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, creed, sex or gender (including gender identity and expression), pregnancy, sexual orientation, religion, religious practices, mental or physical disability, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, veteran status, marital or partnership status, or any other legally protected status.
Significant professional experience and/or a Master's degree from an accredited institution in an aligned academic discipline.
One year of teaching experience.
Commitment to teaching non-traditional students and to cultural diversity.
Candidates who are invited to interview will be required to provide 3 letters of reference.
The New School, a leading university in downtown New York City, offers degree and nondegree academic programs in design, the social sciences, the liberal arts, management, the arts, and media. Students benefit from small classes, superior resources, and renowned faculty members who practice what they teach. Continuing education courses and public programs place the university at the center of New York’s cultural and intellectual life.