2021 Assistant Professor of Printmaking & Studio Art: Louisiana State University School of Art
2021 Assistant Professor of Printmaking & Studio Art
Deadline: April 30, 2021
Thank you for your interest in the position of Assistant Professor of Printmaking & Studio Art with the Louisiana State University School of Art. This webpage is for the attachment of the visual portfolio and related application materials.
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Assistant/Associate Professor, Printmaking (tenure track) The School of Art at Louisiana State University seeks a full-time, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Printmaking to begin in academic year 2021-2022.
The successful candidate will be an innovative and dedicated print artist and educator, with demonstrable skills in studio art and all printmaking processes, including lithography, intaglio, silkscreen, relief, and digital processes. Expertise is required in lithography, silkscreen, and the latest in digital theory, practice, technology and discourse. Candidates with research interest and commitment to safe and sustainable art practices are encouraged to apply.
The printmaking program at LSU is comprehensive and robust—fully equipped for lithography, intaglio, silkscreen, relief, digital, and the arts of the book including papermaking and letterpress. It is especially known for its large format capabilities in both papermaking and a wide variety of print processes.
Required Qualifications: MFA with emphasis in printmaking. Teaching experience at the university level, an active exhibition record, and an understanding of contemporary art practice and theory. Responsibilities include teaching, advising and working with undergraduate and graduate students, sustaining an active record of scholarship and exhibitions, maintaining the printmaking equipment and studios, and serving the School, College, and University on committees, and in other capacities.
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until a candidate is selected. The position will remain open until filled.
LSU is the flagship university of Louisiana. Located amid 1500 live oaks, it is one of the loveliest campuses in the South. The School of Art is accredited by NASAD, and includes six studio art areas, art history, graphic design, and digital art, and is part of the College of Art & Design. The School is home to approximately 450 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate students. Additional information on the program can be found at https://design.lsu.edu/art/programs/studio-arts/printmaking/