Graphic Designer

KU Life Span Studies   Lawrence, KS   Full-time     Design
Posted on September 7, 2021
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Graphic Designer:

The University of Kansas Life Span Institute, SWIFT Education Center, is seeking an applicant to collaborate with Center staff and participate as a contributor to the mission of the Center through graphic representations and input for Center projects. The Graphic Designer position calls for a skilled, creative individual with experience in design and production of print, digital media, graphics, and informational materials. This position will work in collaboration with Center staff to design Google slide deck presentations, online learning modules, website content, and print materials to be used for informational, educational, and promotional initiatives, and provide services in the form of design layout, branding, identity compliance, and accessibility across multiple projects that support equity and justice initiatives for K-12 educational systems throughout the U.S.

Work will be performed under the supervision of the Director, Visual Arts and Content Curation.

Application review begins on Sept 15th and will continue until a qualified applicant pool has been identified.

To apply, please submit an online application. A complete application will include a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references, and portfolio including one example of web accessible work (PDF, Slide Deck, or another accessible digital document example). Cover letter and resume should clearly indicate how you meet required and/or preferred qualifications. Only complete applications will be considered.

Contact Information for Applicants: Melanie Salsbury (

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