Koç University, Media and Visual Arts

Position ID:KU-MAVA-ANYRANK [#15514]
Position Title: Full Time Faculty Position in Interaction Design
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Istanbul, Istanbul 34450, Turkey [map]
Subject Areas: Interactive Design
Interaction & Game Design
Human Computer Interaction / Human Computer Interaction
Appl Deadline:2019/12/23 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/11/18, finished 2020/06/28, listed until 2019/12/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Koç University, Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) invites applications for a full-time faculty position of any rank in interaction Design to start in September 2020. 
At the time of employment, applicants should have a PhD in interaction design or a related field (product design, communication design, user experience design, and HCI) and have teaching and research track record in any one of the following areas: 
design (product design, visual communication design, user experience design, architecture or similar), 
engineering and sciences (computer science, human computer interaction, electrical engineering,  or similar), 
social sciences (psychology, sociology, cognitive science or similar) 
We are looking for an innovative and dedicated applicant who will strengthen the research and teaching profiles of the department nationally and internationally as well as contributing to Koç University’s core activities in the areas of research, teaching and supervision, talent development and knowledge exchange. 

The successful candidate will be expected to teach two undergraduate and/or graduate courses, have an active research agenda, as well as to contribute and collaborate effectively in our research and teaching community.  Applicants with interdisciplinary research agenda and the ones who combine knowledge of design theory, methods and research techniques are highly encouraged. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Koç University is a foundation-funded, non-profit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey. The university is committed to the pursuit of excellence in both research and teaching. The medium of instruction is English. MAVA at Koç University offers an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes media studies, communications theory,  media/arts management, film,production, visual communication and interaction design.  

Applicants can submit applications electronically via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15514

Deadline for submission of applications is 23 December 2019

·      Cover letter summarizing research and teaching approach and goals
·      Curriculum Vitae
·      Three reference letters

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Koç Üniversitesi
Rumelifeneri Yolu
34450 Istanbul