The Design Lab at UC San Diego is seeking a candidate to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank. Building on UC San Diego’s longstanding tradition of interdisciplinary research, we are launching a campus-wide initiative to hire a tenure-track or tenured faculty conducting innovative interdisciplinary research with the broad goal of advancing human-centered design. The Design Lab at UC San Diego is a new initiative, established by the chancellor to become a major international center for human-centered design. A multidisciplinary hiring committee will review and recommend candidates. We welcome applications in all areas related to the Design Lab mission. Appointments will be made in an academic department in divisions/units including but are not limited to: the Division of Arts and Humanities, the Jacobs School of Engineering, the Division of Social Sciences, and the Rady School of Management. Joint appointments can be considered where appropriate.
Seeking PhD applicants to work with the Design Lab research faculty
Key faculty in the Design Lab at UC San Diego currently seek PhD students for the Fall 2017 school year. Prospective students with diverse backgrounds in psychology, cognitive science, design, and computing should consider applying to the Cognitive Science Department. Students with computer science or engineering backgrounds should consider applying to the CSE Department. Students with backgrounds in the social sciences and humanities should consider applying to the Communication program.
Looking for Juniors, Seniors, and Masters students to conduct research in Design Lab alongside Lab Graduate Researchers and Lab Fellows
Please fill out this Google Form to apply.
Please note, this is not a specific call, but rather a continuous open application, and we will draw from the list of applicants as specific needs arise. We hold interviews only as needed, and you may not be contacted for many months. Once you’ve filled out the google form, please do not contact the lab for information on if/when you might be interviewed. Thank you.