The Interior Design program (IDSN) at Dunwoody College of Technology is seeking candidates for our adjunct instructor positions.
Located in the urban center of Minneapolis, Minnesota, our program is a product of a strong design culture and professional community. Students engage in a curriculum built on a strong technical base balanced by comprehensive design skills. Graduates are directly prepared to critically strengthen the profession, discipline and art of Interior Design.
Central to its mission is interdisciplinary collaboration. Dunwoody offers curricular and extracurricular integration with other programs within the college including architecture, construction management, engineering manufacturing, and graphic design. Preferred candidates will possess the ability to effectively teach students in both architecture and interior design.
In addition, the Interior Design program forwards the college’s core principle of hands on learning through access to its numerous labs. Faculty and students engage in making throughout the curriculum through its materials resource library, digital fabrication lab, metrology and 3D printing lab, welding lab, machining and tooling stations, automotive finishing booths, and woodshop. Preferred candidates will demonstrate an ability to engage in multiple design, building and making technologies with competency, agility and inquiry.
The Program also holds global perspective as a core value and offers students and faculty opportunities for study abroad, travel study, and service learning initiatives. To date, the program has engaged in Public Interest Design projects and research in Italy, Spain, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, and Cuba. Preferred candidates will possess experience in global practice, research or teaching.
POTENTIAL AVAILABLE COURSES:
IDSN 3120 | Revit for Interior Design | Lecture (3 Credits) Advanced CAD drafting processes and procedures for practical application in Interior Design. Projects are modeled in 3D with an emphasis on custom objects or “families”. Class Times: Mondays/Wednesdays 12:00pm - 1:20pm Semester: Spring 2020
Apply the Revit process.
Draw in three-dimensional space.
Utilize Revit components including hosts, models, annotations, and details.
Produce rendered three-dimensional drawings.
Produce interior finish schedules, door schedules and window schedules
Produce contract documents including floor plans, elevations, sections, and reflected ceiling plans.
Import and export AutoCAD drawings.
Apply modification to floors, walls, windows, and curtain walls to produce accurate representations of building materials
Construct custom families in Revit
A Master's Degree in Interior Design
5-8 years of professional practice in architecture or interior design
Participation in professional organizations
Ability to work collaboratively and motivated independently
Ability to communicate with students clearly and concisely
Ability to maintain effective working relationships
Technical proficiency in multiple industry standard design technologies
About Dunwoody College of Technology
Founded in 1914, Dunwoody College of Technology is a private, not-for-profit, endowed institution of higher education. It is one of the few institutions of its kind in the nation, and has been a champion of applied education throughout its history. Its mission is to provide students with a high-quality technical education that result in an immediate job and a fulfilling career.Located in the Lowry Hill neighborhood next to downtown Minneapolis, Dunwoody College offers bachelor’s and associate’s degrees in a variety of technical fields. The College maintains strong ties to local business and industry and values a diverse faculty, support staff, and student body and their unique contributions to an inclusive Dunwoody community. As articulated by our founder William Hood Dunwoody, the College's vision is to provide "for all time" a place where people of diverse backgrounds receive learning opportunities that prepare them for "the better performance of life's duties."