Job Posting: UC San Diego Design Lab Faculty Positions, Assistant or early Associate Professor In Design

The Design Lab at UC San Diego (, in collaboration with multiple departments in the Jacobs School of Engineering, Social Sciences, and Health Sciences, seeks candidates for Assistant or early Associate Professor faculty positions. Candidates must demonstrate excellent research credentials and will be expected to establish a vigorous program of high-quality design research. Note that two positions are available.

Note that the design lab must hire all faculty through a collaborating department. Nine departments are interested, 5 from Engineering, 3 from Social Sciences, and 1 from Health Science. Candidates must indicate the department(s) for which they have the requisite experience and skills in addition to their skills in human-centered design.

Engineering: Bioengineering, Computer Science (CSE), Electrical Engineering (ECE), Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering (MAE), Structural Engineering

Social Science: Anthropology, Cognitive Science, Education Studies

Health Science: Division of Infectious Disease and Global Health.

A terminal degree (or advancement to candidacy) such as a PhD, MD, MFA, MDes, or equivalent in their area of expertise is required. Teaching university students will be required in this position. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications in conformance with University of California policies. Applications received by December 2, 2017 will be given full consideration in the first review period. Applications received by January 2, 2018 will be given full consideration in the second review period. The position will remain open until filled. UCSD is an AA/EOE/M/F/D/V

To apply see the job description and three URLs for applications: two for assistant professors: for engineering and for social science or health science; one for beginning associate professors in any of the nine areas.