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Adjunct Faculty - UX Foundations

New York Institute of Technology
Job Location:
Old Westbury, 11568
Computer Engineering
Job ID: 2024-3622

Division: School of Architecture & Design

# of Openings: 1

Position Type: Adjunct

Type: Regular Part-Time


New York Institute of Technology's six schools and colleges offer undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in in-demand disciplines including computer science, data science, and cybersecurity; biology, health professions, and medicine; architecture and design; engineering; IT and digital technologies; management; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education founded in 1955, it welcomes nearly 8,000 students worldwide.

The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world. More than 112,000 alumni are part of an engaged network of physicians, architects, scientists, engineers, business leaders, digital artists, and healthcare professionals. Together, the university's community of doers, makers, healers, and innovators empowers graduates to change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.

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The Department of Digital Art and Design anticipates openings for part-time (adjunct) faculty in the Fall 2024 semester at its Manhattan location.

  • Teach graduate courses in the fields of UX/UI Design and Development.
  • Courses may include topics including UX Design Foundations, Information Architecture, User Interface and Prototyping, and more.


Candidates must have a Master's degree or a Bachelor's degree and five years of professional experience in the fields of VR/MR/AR, UX/UI, IxD, Voice, Robotics, Computational Design, and other emerging technology, UX research, UX analytics, Qualitative and quantitative user research, Usability and Heuristic Evaluation, Wireframe, Prototyping, Content optimization, Data visualizations, Handoff, Project management.

Academic experience is a plus. 

Candidates should have technical knowledge and proficiency in Unity, C#, JS, including SparkAR, Lens Studio, spatial tracking, image tracking, face tracking, hand tracking, spatial audio, XR, google assistant, and AWS Lambda.       

New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Other Information

In compliance with local legislation as well as to provide greater transparency to candidates, the annual base salary range for this position is listed. New York Tech considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate experience/expertise, education/training, key skills, geographic location, internal peer equity as well as market, organizational considerations and/or applicable collective bargaining agreement when extending an offer.

Adjunct Faculty offered hourly rate is contingent on applicable rank.

Minimum Salary

USD $95.00/Hr.

Maximum Salary

USD $104.00/Hr.

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