Head of User Experience (UX) Design

New Hampshire Institute of Art
Manchester, NH

The New Hampshire Institute of Art (NHIA) seeks a forward-thinking designer with a demonstrated record of success as an entrepreneurial and innovative leader in academia, industry, or a combination of both, to serve as our inaugural Head of User Experience (UX) Design undergraduate degree program. This is a great opportunity for a design educator to shape the direction of an emerging new program and to build a department of national and international prominence.


Our ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, an expansive understanding of the design process and current trends in design education, and a minimum of five years of teaching or management experience; a terminal degree is preferred, but not required.

Interested candidates should email a letter of interest, resume, a link to an online portfolio of representative work, and 3-5 references (which will not be contacted without prior notice to the candidate), to HR@nhia.edu. Submissions received on or before February 1st will be given preference in consideration. The position title must be included in the Subject line of your email. Due to the number of resumes received, only those being considered will be contacted. See full position description at: http://www.nhia.edu/about/career-opportunities