Connecticut Art Directors Club

April 2016


Fundamentals of Web Design Adjunct Instructor

Posted on Friday, April 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

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