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Professors of Practice (non-tenured, renewable term)

Post Date:

December 4, 2017


Cornell University


Ithaca, NY


Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professors

and Professors of Practice (non-tenured, renewable term)

Department of Design and Environmental Analysis, Cornell University

The Department of Design and Environmental Analysis (D+EA) at Cornell University is a uniquely multi-disciplinary department, composed of designers, environmental psychologists, and technologists who are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life through a human-centered approach to design and research. D+EA addresses problems and opportunities from a systems view – people, products, processes, and places – to create innovative, strategic, sustainable, and healthy futures by design. Given its systems view, D+EA is characterized by strong faculty collaboration and interactions within the department and across the university. For more information about D+EA, see

Due to a number of retirements of long-standing faculty members, D+EA is seeking to hire Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professors as well as a Professor of Practice (with a starting date of July 1, 2018) related to our core strengths of Design Strategy and Innovation, Sustainable Futures, and Health and Well-being.

Applicants’ areas of expertise might include:

  • Design for Interaction
  • Design for Sustainability and Resilience
  • Interior Design
  • Emerging Technologies for Design

Tenure-Track Positions (apply:

Professor of Practice (apply:

To Apply: Applications will be accepted through December 31, 2017. We are seeking evidence of excellence and innovation in design with a human-centered orientation. Please submit online (using the links above): a cover letter, CV, at least 3 confidential letters of recommendation (uploaded by their authors), selected publications, a portfolio of professional/creative work and design research), and evidence of teaching excellence. If the portfolio and teaching examples are posted on the Internet, please include a link (URL) to it in your cover letter and CV; otherwise, these documents can be uploaded to the online site (but combined application uploads must be less than 8MB).

For more information, please contact Gretchen Strong,

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