Job opening at Aalto: Professor (Design practices) in Fashion Design
The Department of Design is looking for a professor with a strong professional portfolio in fashion design and teaching experience in higher education.
Application deadline December 7, 2020.
The Department of Design invites applications for the position of:
The successful candidate will be appointed for a fixed five-year term with the title of Professor (Design Practices). The appointment will begin as soon as possible, at the latest in August 2021.
Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design is one of the leading and most internationally known MA programmes at Aalto University. Our students’ works are frequently awarded and featured in fashion media. The recruitment aims to ensure the successful development and continuation of the nationally and globally acknowledged field and the internationally recognized Aalto fashion phenomenon. The Professor in Fashion Design will be a leading name in fashion, driven to ensure the dynamic and constant renewal of the field. The field is characterized by artistic creativity and continuously growing awareness of sustainability in its many facets. We seek a visionary and forward-looking fashion professional with international experience in the fashion industry, pedagogical competence to further the success of our students and experience in research and/or cross-disciplinary collaboration.