Communication Design Faculty Census 2017

We invite faculty, researchers and interested parties to engage with the data collected as part of the Faculty Census 2017 and to use the information gathered here to support their own work and their engagement with institutions in higher education.
Deadline: Friday, December 15, 2017.

Colloquium 4.2: CAA Conference 2018 Call for Submissions

Colloquium 4.2:CAA 2018 Los Angeles. Deadline for abstract submissions: December 21, 2017.

Hosted by CAA Affiliated Society, Design Incubation.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes, preferably Pecha Kucha style. A moderated discussion of the research will follow.

Design Incubation Colloquium 4.2: CAA 2018 Los Angeles
Saturday, February 24, 2018
2:00–3:30 PM
Room: 402A, Los Angeles Convention Center

Details of colloquium can also be found on the Colloquium 4.2: CAA 2018 LA page.

We are accepting abstracts for presentations now until December 21, 2017.
For details visit the Colloquium Overview description, and online Colloquium Abstract Submission form.

Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

 

Design Incubation Fellowship 2018: Call for Applications

Design Incubation is currently accepting applications for the January 2018 Fellowship and Workshop Sessions. The application deadline is September 1, 2017.

Application Process

Design Incubation welcomes online applications for the January 2018 Fellowship and Workshop Session. Applications are being accepted June 1, 2017–September 1, 2017.

The upcoming 2018 Design Incubation Fellowship will be held January 11–13, 2018 at the Manhattan campus of St. John’s University, 51 Astor Place, New York, NY 10003.

Applicants are required to provide contact information, title/current rank, institutional affiliation, a CV, and a 200-word biography. Candidates also need to indicate for which of the 2 tracks they are applying. (see Fellowship Program Format.)

Preference will be given to full-time faculty currently employed by accredited colleges or universities. Adjuncts and independent scholars are also encouraged to apply.

There is no fee to apply for the Design Incubation Fellowship. However upon acceptance there is a $200 fee for the 3-day workshop and all Fellows must be available to participate in person at the Design Incubation Fellowship workshops. A formal letter of acceptance will be provided so attendees can apply for travel funds from their home institutions and pay the workshop fee to reserve their place.

FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM FORMAT

Design Incubation Fellows commit to working on a research project for six months. The Fellowship begins with a three-day workshop (see below) where participants learn about different modes of publishing and writing strategies. During the six months following the Workshop, Fellows pledge to continue to work on their projects during which time they receive feedback and group checkin’s. The 2018 Design Incubation Fellowship Workshop will take place at St. John’s University’s Manhattan Campus on January 11-13, 2018. All Fellows are required to participate in the Fellowship Workshop.

Colloquium 4.1: San Jose State Call for Submissions

San Jose State University in San Jose, CA will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium. Abstract submission deadline is August 5, 2017.

San Jose State University in San Jose, CA will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Saturday, September 30, 2017. All are welcome to attend. Details and agenda can be found on the Colloquium 4.1: San Jose State page.

We are accepting abstract submissions for presentations. Abstract submission deadline: August 5, 2017.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions.

For more details, see the Submission Process description.

The abstract submission are accepted online here. Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Please register for this free event if you plan on attending.

Colloquium 4.0: SUNY New Paltz Call for Submissions

SUNY New Paltz in New Paltz, NY will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium. Abstract submission deadline is July 15, 2017.

The State University of New York at New Paltz will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Saturday, September 9, 2017. All are welcome to attend. Details and agenda can be found on the Colloquium 4.0: SUNY New Paltz page.

We are accepting abstract submissions for presentations. Abstract submission deadline: July 15, 2017.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions.

For more details, see the Submission Process description.

The abstract submission are accepted online here.  Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Please register for this free event if you plan on attending.

Call for Entries: Communication Design Educators Awards 2017

Design Incubation is delighted to announce we are now accepting entries for the Communication Design Educators Awards 2017. The deadline for applications is May 31, 2017.

The distinguished jurors for 2017 are the following:

Audrey Bennett
Professor

Communication and Media
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Steven McCarthy (Chair)
Professor of Graphic Design
University of Minnesota

Emily McVarish
Associate Professor
Graphic Design; Design; Writing
California College of Art

Maria Rogal
Professor of Graphic Design
University of Florida

David Shields
Associate Professor & Chair of Department of Graphic Design
Virginia Commonwealth University

This year, we are recognizing work in four (4) categories:

  • Scholarship: Published Research
  • Scholarship: Creative Work (design research, creative production, and/or professional practice)
  • Teaching
  • Service  (departmental, institutional, community)

For eligibility and criteria, go to the Competition Overview page.

For application process, go to the Awards Application Process page.

The awards will be announced the first week of September 2017.

Colloquium 3.3: Kent State University Call for Submissions

Kent State University, in the Kent, Ohio will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium. Abstract submission deadline February 18, 2017.

Kent State University, in the Kent, Ohio will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Saturday, March 11, 2017. All are welcome to attend. Details and agenda can be found on the Colloquium 3.3: Kent State University page.
We are accepting abstract submissions for presentations. Abstract submission deadline: February 18, 2017.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions.
For more details, see the Submission Process description.

Email 300 word abstract to submissions@designincubation.com.  Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Please RSVP@designincubation.com if you plan on attending. Space is limited.

Colloquium 3.2: Parsons, Integrated Design, Call for Submissions

Parsons, The New School, Integrated Design program will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium. Abstract submission deadline January 26, 2017.

Parsons, The New School, Integrated Design program will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Thursday, February 16, 2017, 4-7PM. All are welcome to attend. Details and agenda can be found on the Colloquium 3.2: Parsons page.

We are accepting abstract submissions for presentations. Abstract submission deadline: January 26, 2017.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions.
For more details, see the Submission Process description.

Email 300 word abstract to submissions@designincubation.com.  Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Colloquium 3.1: Kean University Call for Submissions

Kean University, in the Union County region of New Jersey will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Saturday, October 22, 2016.

Kean University, in the Union County region of New Jersey will be hosting a Design Incubation Colloquium on Saturday, October 22, 2016. All are welcome to attend. Details and agenda can be found on the Colloquium 3.1: Kean University page.

We are accepting abstract submissions for presentations. Abstract submission deadline: October 1, 2016.

We invite designers—practitioners and educators—to submit abstracts of design research. Remote presentations are also acceptable.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions. (Skype or Google Hangouts.)

For more details, see the Submission Process description. Email 300 word abstract to submissions@designincubation.com.  Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Please RSVP@designincubation.com if you plan on attending. Space is limited.

Colloquium 3.0: MCLA Call for Submissions

Design Incubation is excited to be traveling to the Berkshires to kick off the 2016-2017 academic year at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. We look forward to meeting local designers and educators to see and hear about visual communication design projects and research.

Design Incubation is excited to be traveling to the Berkshires to kick off the 2016-2017 academic year at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. We look forward to meeting local designers and educators to see and hear about visual communication design projects and research.

Abstract Submission Deadline: September 3, 2016.

We invite graphic designers, illustrators, videographer, photographers, web designers and other visual communication practitioners and educators to submit abstracts of design presentations. Remote presentations are also acceptable.  Presentations are limited to 6 minutes + 4 minutes for questions. (Skype or GoogleHangouts.)

Design Incubation Colloquium 3.0: MCLA
Hosted by Josh Ostraff
Saturday, Sept 24, 2016
Time: TBD
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA)
375 Church Street
North Adams, MA 01247

For more details, see the Submission Process description. Email 300 word abstract to submissions@designincubation.com.  Questions can be directed to info@designincubation.com.

Please RSVP@designincubation.com if you plan on attending. Space is limited.