Connecticut Art Directors Club

Fundamentals of Web Design Adjunct Instructor

Posted on 4/8/2016

The University of Connecticut Department of Art and Art History in Storrs CT seeks an experienced web designer/art director/creative director to teach the fundamentals of web design and basic HTML/CSS for the Fall 2016 semester and beyond.

Qualifications:

  • BA or BFA in design related field
  • 5+ years of demonstrated practical web design & development industry experience
  • Prior teaching experience at the university level desired
  • Online portfolio demonstrating expertise in web design & development
  • Working knowledge of front end development with HTML5 and CSS3 (Javascript & JQuery a plus)
  • An understanding of user experience, design fundamentals and web typography
  • A broad understanding of web technologies in general including SEO, marketing, social media, etc.
  • Ability to bring your working knowledge and expertise to the classroom and teach that knowledge to the students

Requirements:

  • Prepare course syllabi and materials
  • Teach students to design and develop for the web.
  • Class meets for 3-hour studio sessions twice per week in the evenings.
  • Provide guidance, advice, and resources to students to reinforce and expand on classroom learning
  • Evaluate student learning & provide feedback for them to improve
  • Keep course materials up-to-date with the evolving web industry

Apply:

Applicants can contact Mark Zurolo via email at mark.zurolo@uconn.edu