Assistant Professor, Product and Industrial Design job with OP JINDAL GLOBAL UNIVERSITY
The Jindal School of Art and Architecture (JSAA) at OP Jindal Global University invites applications for the position of assistant professor who are willing to take on teaching and research assignments and are willing to join no later than early August 2022.
The JSAA is looking for applicants who have completed their undergraduate courses in a professionally accredited architectural program in India or their country of residence with a masters degree or higher degrees focusing on Product and industrial design.
Applicants should demonstrate in-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes, both analog and digital with in-depth knowledge of various materials, with expertise in engineering, smart and emerging technologies, circular economies and/or human factors. The candidate should demonstrate an advanced understanding of complex local and global production and manufacturing contexts.
- Bachelor of Architecture (or equivalent) professionally accredited and registered in India or their country of residence.
- Master in Product and Industrial Design.
- Professional experience in product and industrial design (minimum 3 to 5 years)
Candidates who are able to demonstrate a minimum of 5-7 years of active and involved professional experience in the field, after their culminating degree, will be preferred.
- PhD in a relevant field.
- Prior education/industry experience is strongly preferred
- Flexible, integrative, collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to design education.
How to register
Interested candidates can send their applications to HR@JGU.EDU.INtogether with the following additional documents by the 9and April 2022.
- Cover letter
- Current Curriculum Vitae with the names of at least three professional/academic references and their contact details.
- A teaching statement (no more than 250 words)
- A research statement (no more than 250 words)
- Sample of 1 course offered in studio related to scenic/decorative/installation/exhibition design
- Sample of 2 offered seminar courses related to set/interior/installation design
- Scholarly Writing Sample
- Digital portfolio (maximum 50 pages, 30MB size limit) that includes professional and academic work (if applicable)
Please submit all credentials above mentioning the following subject line:
“Application for Assistant Professor – ARCHITECTURE W. PRODUCT SPECIALIZATION AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGN”
About the school
Jindal School of Art and Architecture is founded with the vision of becoming one of the leading schools for learning visual, material and built environments. The school is committed to developing an academic environment that is intellectually rigorous, interdisciplinary, innovative and creative. The school follows internationally accepted best practices of academia and is supported by a renowned faculty. We believe in research and innovation excellence that foster interdisciplinary research across all academic programs, empowering students and faculty to actively engage in solving the most pressing problems facing our world today.
About the University
OP Jindal Global University (JGU) is an Indian university offering world-class education, located in the National Capital Region, Delhi (Sonipat), India. JGU is a vibrant intellectual community of over 8,000 students, over 900 faculty, and over 500 staff representing 41 countries in twelve multidisciplinary schools: law, business, international affairs, public policy, liberal arts and journalism, art and architecture, banking and finance, environment and sustainability, psychology and counselling, languages and literature and public health and human development. JGU is dedicated to promoting global learning through its global faculty, global programs, global collaborations, global research, and global programs. JGU is the youngest university to be ranked in the Top 3% Universities in the World and Top 150 Universities (Under 50) by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World Rankings 2021. JGU was ranked among the “Top 700 universities worldwide” in the QS World University Rankings 2021 and recognized as a “institution of eminenceby the Indian government.
JGU’s aspiration to become a world-class university is grounded in our commitment to promoting high-quality interdisciplinary research in a dynamic and plural environment, facilitated by a supportive governance and management structure, enabling policies and facilitating state-of-the-art infrastructure. . Pursuing a global research agenda is central to our goal of building a world-class institution of learning.