Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally-ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis/). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.
Tenure-track with expectation to teach courses in the Printmaking and foundations curriculum and to maintain an active and peer-recognized professional studio practice.Tenure-track with expectation to teach courses in the Printmaking and foundations curriculum and to maintain an active and peer-recognized professional studio practice.
MFA in Printmaking required in hand at the start of the appointment. Prefer three or more years of teaching experience at the university level teaching printmaking, and drawing or two-dimensional design. The successful candidate must have experience teaching traditional and contemporary practices in lithography, intaglio, relief, and screenprint, and must be able to maintain a printmaking studio. Must provide visual evidence of success in teaching printmaking and some level of drawing or 2-d design.
Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2017, and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 6, 2017.
Include letter of application, CV, 3 letters of recommendation, transcript showing highest degree conferred, statement of teaching philosophy (printmaking and drawing or design), sample syllabus for printmaking and the second area, 20 digital images of personal work & proof sheet, and 20 digital images of student work & proof sheet w/ detailed information about student projects, reflecting applicant’s ability to teach printmaking processes and a one or more foundation drawing or design areas. Submit application digitally as zipped files via e-mail (JPEG files (no smaller than 1024 ppi. / 72 res. on long side) for each image file. Label images i.e. Jane_Doe_1.jpg, etc.). No personal URLs or websites in place of portfolio requirements. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:
Mark Anderson, Search Committee Chair
One Bear Place #97263
Waco, Texas 76798-7263