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College of Architecture, Planning and Design

INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE & PRODUCT DESIGN 
OPEN FACULTY POSITIONS

The Department of Interior Architecture & Product Design has two open faculty positions.

ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE)

ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (PRODUCT DESIGN)

TRANSFORMING SOCIETY: The Master of Interior Architecture & Product Design strives to provide a comprehensive and vibrant approach to studying design. From (re)constructing building interiors to individual products, our students are grounded in the essential process of inquiry, design and the making of space and form. With an innovative curriculum that combines the three distinct but complimentary fields of interior architecture, product design, and furniture design, our faculty prepare students to transform society. 

WHY JOIN US: The Interior Architecture and Product Design Department (IAPD) is housed in the College of Architecture, Planning and Design alongside the Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning Departments. This creates a robust environment of creative disciplines ripe with collaborative opportunities and infrastructure. We have also moved into a renovated and newly built building, Seaton/Regnier Hall. This new facility has the latest in technology and houses a world class facility with 20,000 sq. ft. of fabrication and research laboratories. The department offers a five-year Master of Interior Architecture and Product Design program, and a three-year post-baccalaureate program (MIAPD) as the first-professional degree.

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM: Accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) since 1974 and also approved by NASAD (the National Association for Schools of Art and Design), the IAPD program is built upon a 50-year tradition of providing students with a nationally recognized and innovative education. The College of Architecture, Planning and Design was chosen by professionals surveyed by Designlntelligence for "America's Best Architecture & Design Schools 2014" and in 2017 as the 6th best Interior Design graduate program in the nation, and the number 1 ranked public graduate program.

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