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Ranked Faculty Searches

California College of the Arts invites applications for the following ranked faculty positions. We seek candidates who can cultivate an equitable scholarly environment and curriculum within an increasingly international student body and, at the undergraduate level, a large demographic of first generation college students. Candidates should have a proven record of teaching and leading in a culturally competent manner with a global perspective, working with diverse groups and fostering an understanding of and respect for diverse cultural practices.

The College is conducting the following searches in academic year 2019-20:

Assistant Professor, Architectural History and Theory, Architecture Program - application deadline November 18, 2019

Chair, Graduate Interaction Design Program - priority application deadline October 28, 2019


Assistant Professor, Architectural History and Theory, Architecture Program

The Architecture Division at California College of the Arts seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Architectural History/Theory to begin in fall 2020.

The successful applicant will hold a Ph.D in Architectural History and Theory, or a related field. We seek a candidate with a global perspective, who has the expertise to teach architectural history surveys for undergraduates and graduates, as well as specialized seminars in their area of expertise.

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Chair, Graduate Interaction Design Program

CCA seeks qualified candidates for the position of Chair of the Graduate Interaction Design Program. This is an open-rank, full-time faculty position with the desired start date of May 2020. The Chair will work with the Dean of Design and fellow faculty leaders across the college to contribute to the School’s mission to advance art and design education, made manifest in a state of the art, unified campus to open in Fall 2020. The incoming Chair will envision the next phase of this ascending program by advancing the academic vision of the program and providing administrative rigor towards establishing it as the pre-eminent program of its kind globally.

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