Lecturer in Interaction Design at Aalto ARTS Finland
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Finland
Apply by March 12, 2019
Design of interactive products, interfaces and systems requires advanced skills in interactive software and hardware prototyping. In addition, a successful work of the lecturer requires knowledge of human centered design, creative design thinking and good collaboration skills.
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Department of Design invites applications for
Lecturer in Interaction Design
The position will be filled as soon as possible or according to agreement for a fixed term or permanently on any level of the Aalto University Lecturer Career System. Please see more information on the lecturer track here: https://www.aalto.fi/research-art/lecturer-career-system
Your role and goals
Design of interactive embedded systems, online services, interactive materials and wearable electronics has become a key interest in many branches of design including product, service, textile and fashion design as well as in experimental design projects. All these are in the focus of Department of Design education.
In your lecturer role you contribute to Department of Design MA programs Collaborative and Industrial Design, Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design and Department of Design BA majors Design and the new English speaking BA program planned to start in 2019. You will collaborate with the Department of Design research teams Embodied Design Group and Fashion/Textile Futures. You will utilize Aalto University facilities and develop collaboration with other schools of Aalto University.
Your duties include teaching computational thinking and interactive prototyping to bachelor and master level students, coordinating projects and participating in the development of teaching, research and artistic activities at the Department of Design. You will participate in the guidance and assessment of student assignments and thesis works and take part in student selections when needed.
Read the whole ad at https://www.aalto.fi/careers/lecturer-in-interaction-design-0
If you want to join our community, please submit your application through our recruitment system no later than 12th March 2019 (Finnish time is UTC +2).
If you wish to hear more about the position, you can contact Professor Andrés Lucero at tel. +358 50 330 2909, or email andres.lucero(at)aalto.fi. In questions related to the recruitment process, please contact HR Coordinator Anu Virtanen; anu.k.virtanen(at)aalto.fi.