FSAD Lecturer Position – Fashion Aesthetics, and Society (AJO #13768)
The Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design is one of five academic units in the College of Human Ecology at Cornell University. The graduate field of textiles offers an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Apparel Design, as well as an M.S. and Ph.D. in Fiber Science.  The undergraduate programs include Fashion Design, Fashion Design Management, and Fiber Science. 

The Lecturer will serve as Instructor of Record for FSAD 2190, Fashion Aesthetics, and Society, for the spring 2020 semester. Class size will be up to 80 students. The position is 0.20 FTE (part-time) with an appointment period of January 1 through May 15, 2020. 

FSAD 2190, Fashion, Aesthetics, and Society, is a 3-credit,lecture and discussion course that provides an introduction to fashion, aesthetics, trends, and their integral relationship throughout history.  Students explore various aspects of contemporary fashion phenomena, such as fashion-art collaborations, media-influence on body image, the impact of new technologies on fashion and lifestyle trends, and other significant issues of society manifested in fashion of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Required Qualifications
• Advanced degree (M.A. or M.S. or higher) required.
• Prior teaching experience in related field.
• Familiarity with fashion, trend analysis, anthropology, art, media and communication.
• Demonstrated speaking and writing ability.
• Demonstrated organizational and team-building skills appropriate to academia.

Application
Please upload your curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of teaching interests, three letters of reference and a statement of contribution to diversity, equity and inclusion in Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13768.

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FSAD Lecturer Position:  Fashion Draping (AJO 13767)
The Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design is one of five academic units in the College of Human Ecology at Cornell University. The graduate field of textiles offers an M.A. and a Ph.D. in Apparel Design, as well as an M.S. and Ph.D. in Fiber Science.  The undergraduate programs include Fashion Design, Fashion Design Management, and Fiber Science. 

The Lecturer will serve as Instructor of Record for FSAD 2640, Fashion Draping, for the spring 2020 semester. Class size will be up to 20 students. The position is 0.20 FTE (part-time) with an appointment period of January 1 through May 15, 2020.

FSAD 2640, Fashion Draping is a 3-credit, studio course, providing instruction in the principles and processes of draping, advanced flat-pattern making, and industrial construction methods using a variety of materials. Assigned problems require students to make judgments regarding the design process, the nature of materials, body structure, function, and fashion. 

Required Qualifications
• Advanced degree (M.A. or M.S. or higher) preferred.
• At least 3 years fashion industry design, draping and patternmaking experience required.
• Demonstrated working knowledge of creating patterns, draping, and garment construction.
• Prior teaching experience in fashion design preferred.
• Working knowledge of active learning methods to develop student problem-solving and critical thinking skills in fashion design.
• Demonstrated communication and team-building skills appropriate for working with students.

Application

Please upload your curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of teaching interests, three letters of references and a statement of contribution to diversity, equity and inclusion in Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13767.

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.