Director, Siebel Center for Design
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking a founding director for the Siebel Center for Design. The new $48 million Center and the wide-ranging programs it will support will be a unique resource among large public universities. A hub for student-focused design thinking and learning, the Center will support human-centered design in the context of engineering, business, social and humanistic research and study. It will emphasize advanced technology, creativity and interdisciplinary collaboration; catalyze fundamental change in the way Illinois educates students; and leverage resources, spaces and talent across campus. At Illinois, the aspiration is that design becomes a part of every discipline’s thinking. The Center is based on a vision that fully embraces both analytical and human-centered design processes.
For a complete job description and requirements, visit the Illinois Human Resources website.