Part-Time Professor of Interior Design

Savannah, Georgia, United States

Job description

Consistently ranked the top program in the U.S. by DesignIntelligence, SCAD’s interior design programs offer unparalleled learning experiences that prepare students to excel at top global firms. SCAD students draw on the knowledge and skills gained in interior design courses to win numerous honors from organizations such as the International Interior Design Association to Contract magazine, blending timeless design with modern style.

As a SCAD professor, you have the opportunity to provide students the expertise and fluency to employ aesthetic theory, culture, materiality and function in the design of interior spaces. Working with an engaging, diverse and talented international student body, the ideal candidate will have a strong professional portfolio as well as teaching experience in conceptual design development, space planning, FF&E, sustainability, materials, regulatory compliance and the preparation of construction documents.

SCAD interior design students gain valuable connections and professional experience in professor-led sponsored studio collaborations with major brands such as Walt Disney Imagineering, Chick-fil-A, Mohawk Industries and the Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway. With enthusiasm and a commitment to excellence, you will motivate students as they design meaningful and memorable design solutions for corporate partners.

Named among the best small cities in the U.S by Conde Nast Traveler, Savannah offers an inviting climate and a culturally rich downtown, providing a real-world workshop for the study of art and design. The university blends seamlessly into the Savannah landscape and provides students with a dynamically layered learning environment in which to thrive.


  • M.F.A. or its equivalent in interior design or related field
  • Portfolio of professional design work
  • Experience with professional visualization and electronic design techniques and applications
  • University-level teaching experience preferred
  • National Council for Interior Design Qualification certification preferred

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

How to apply

Apply online

Note: Only complete packages will be considered. An unofficial transcript of your highest degree awarded, cover letter, resume or CV, and portfolio are required. For the portfolio, you have the option to upload electronic documents/images, or a URL.

he Savannah College of Art and Design is the most comprehensive art and design university in the world, offering more degree programs and specializations than any other art and design university. SCAD is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution conferring bachelor's and master's degrees in distinctive locations and online to prepare talented students for professional careers. SCAD offers students a choice of degree programs in 46 majors and 50 minors in locations in Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia, in Lacoste, France, online through SCAD eLearning, and now in Hong Kong. SCAD is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and welcomes all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation or disability.