Full-time Graphic Design Instructor

Madison Area Technical College


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Position Details

Full-time Graphic Design Instructor
Southwest Wisconsin
Madison, WI

The School of Business and Applied Arts at Madison College invites applications for the position for a limited-term, Full-time Graphic Design Instructor. Madison College is a comprehensive, open-access institution providing a high-quality education to a diverse population, including first-generation college students.

This is a limited-term employment opportunity for the Fall 2024 and Spring 2025 semesters only. \

This position will be open until filled, with a first consideration date of June 2, 2024, at 11:59 pm. After this date, the recruitment may close without further notice. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Our goal is to conduct first round virtual interviews the week of June 12th & 13th, 2024, second round in person interviews the week of June 19th & 20th 2024, and virtual final interviews the following week.

Expected Start date: August 12, 2024.

This position is responsible for instruction of Graphic Design and Web and Digital Media Design courses at the college level. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional skills in concepting, layout, design, color, typography, project management as proven by their provided portfolio. Expert knowledge of Adobe Create Cloud applications required. Professional use of Figma, User Experience, User Interface Design, and web production, including HTML and CSS strongly encouraged.

This position will teach a mix of courses each semester, including, but not limited to: Introduction to Design Software, Concept Development, Web Design, Design Fundamentals.

Faculty in the Graphic Design Program are expected to teach in a variety of formats (training provided as needed for non-traditional formats) which could include evenings.


Education: Associate degree in Illustration, Graphic Design or UX/UI AND

Work Experience: Five (5) years or 10,000 hours of professional experience (other than teaching) in illustration, Graphic Design, or related field. At least 1 year of occupational work experience (2,000 hours) must be within 5 years prior to the date of appointment (this can be waived if the instructor has at least 2 years of post-secondary teaching experience in the field within the previous 5 years)


Experience with or willingness to learn different modes of instruction (online, hybrid, Classroom Live, and modes of the future).

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