The Lucerne School of Art & Design offers study programs that are unique in Switzerland and positions itself in design and art research with focuses in design, art and film. Thanks to national and international networking, high-profile staff, well-developed workshops and spacious studios, the School of Art & Design offers a working environment with diverse development opportunities. It is one of the six schools of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, which more than 1,700 employees and around 10,900 students.
At the interface of teaching, research and curriculum development, we are looking for a new team member for the Bachelor’s Programme Design Management, International (DMI) as of 1 April 2021 or by agreement:
Research Associate (40%)
Assist the Head with the coordination of DMI programme’s general administrative activities and processes as well as with the coordination of teaching activities
Coordinate the organization of events and lectures
Conceptual collaboration on projects such as developing engagement strategy with alumni and external organizations
Engage in research activities in the context of curriculum development and higher education
Preparation and updates of internal communication and collaboration platforms
Ensure the communication between students, instructors, and other stakeholders
In collaboration with the DMI team, support the students with the organization and planning of their studies.
Master’s Degree in the field of Design Management
Knowledge of the Swiss higher education landscape
Knowledge of Design Management
Experience in coordinating activities and handling projects
Good social and intercultural communication skills and sensitivity to interact effectively with other units, international staff and students: administration, teaching and research, employees, instructors, students
Excellent oral and written language skills in English (Level C1). Official working language in the DMI programme is English
Working experience of minimum 3 years in a comparable position recommended
We offer you a stimulating working environment and a professional setting with an excellent infrastructure. You will have the opportunity to contribute and implement your own ideas and visions in an emerging discipline. The workplace is in an attractive location in Luzern-Emmenbrücke.
Contact and Address
For further information, please contact, Dr. Guillermina Noël, Head of Bachelor Design Management, International, Tel. +41 41 248 61 34 or guillermina.noelhslu.ch
The application deadline is March 18, 2021. Interviews are expected to take place via Zoom.
We look forward to receiving your online application.