University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) has eight schools. One of these, the Academy of Art and Design (HGK), is offering the following position in its Institute for Research in Art and Design, starting 1 September 2007, or by arrangement:
Research Associate (part-time: 60%)
Your tasks: Basic research in conceptual design; applied research in the area of “iconic research” and/or “locative media/mixed reality”; development and management of research projects with third-party financing; supervision of research projects in art and design.
Your profile: Graduate in design-related subject (architecture, visual communication, industrial design etc.), with proven qualifications in scientific work; well-founded knowledge in the area of design research.
Your application should be sent to Regula Hidber, Human Resources Manager, Academy of Art and Design (HGK) FHNW, Vogelsangstrasse 15, 4058 Basel. Closing date: Monday, 9 July 2007. Martin Wiedmer, Head of the Institute for Research in Art and Design, will be happy to provide further information: phone +41 61 695 63 47 or e-mail email@example.com