Career Opportunities

Adjunct Faculty, Fashion Design Program

Title ADJUNCT FACULTY

 

 

   
Campus Beirut  
Discipline Fashion Design Date SPRING 2021  
             

 Profile

The Department of Art & Design in the School of Architecture & Design at the Lebanese American University invites applications for an Adjunct Faculty for Spring 2021.

The successful candidate should be able to teach an intermediate design studio: Fashion Design II. This studio is a twofold course that introduces Tailoring and Knitwear. Students are expected to develop a wide knowledge base while working with different classifications of casual wear, flat patternmaking, and experimenting with a select range of cellulose and synthetic textiles and materials, in the process of developing a series of streetwear garments with a focus on Jersey and Denim. The studio will continue to stress on drawing techniques as essential skills in the presentation of a design portfolio.

The successful candidate should also be able to work with an existing team of faculty and staff, striving for excellence.

For more information on the program, check the below link:

https://sard.lau.edu.lb/programs/ba-fashion-design/

Minimum Requirements:

Candidates should have a minimum of a master degree in fashion design or a related field, in addition to practical experience in the field of fashion. Candidates with only a bachelor degree with substantial practical and/or teaching experience may also be considered.

Application Process: Interested candidates should apply by sending a letter of intent outlining their design pedagogy, in addition to a curriculum vitae and a portfolio of teaching/professional design work. The application should be sent to: sard.jobs@lau.edu.lb specifying the job title in the subject line.

Applications deadline: December 10, 2020

Notifications will be sent by January 10, 2021

Note: The Spring 2021 term begins on January 18 and ends on May 13, 2021. The design studios will be most likely held in a hybrid mode, combining online lectures with in-studio applied work under strict safety measures. In the eventuality of Covid-19 restrictions, the studio may be carried on completely online.

The Lebanese American University is an Equal Opportunity Employer operating in Lebanon under a charter from the Regents of the State University of New York.

More Information about the University can be found at http://www.lau.edu.lb