Assistant Professors, Instructors, and Assistant Instructors, Michigan State University
The Department of Art, Art History, and Design at Michigan State University is currently establishing a pool of fixed term assistant professors, instructors, and assistant instructors. These positions will be filled per course/per semester on an as needed basis. Applicants in this pool are reviewed when the program has an immediate need to fill a vacancy within a two-year period. Positions could begin as early as January 1, 2019.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in Studio Art. Courses include: Drawing I; Color and Design; Three-Dimensional Form; Photography I and/or selected courses in drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, inter- and electronic-media, and photography.
Doctorate -Studio Art
MFA in Studio Art, or equivalent.
Experience teaching at the college level.
Required Application Materials
Qualified applicants should submit:
a) a cover letter
b) current curriculum vitae and portfolio with 20 images of your work and 20 images of student work, in a single PDF
c) a statement of teaching philosophy that highlights your alignment with some of our desired qualifications, including past course experience and sample syllabi, in a single PDF
d) a summary of your experience with diversity in the classroom and/or in your past or planned research endeavors, any experience mentoring diverse students or faculty, any experience mentoring diverse students or community outreach initiatives, and an explanation of how you will advance our goals of inclusive excellence
e) the names and email addresses of 3 references
Review of applications will begin September 28, 2018. Applications must be submitted electronically to the Michigan State University Human Resources website http://careers.msu.edu. Posting # 531864.
For more information, contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Robert McCann, firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, go to http://art.msu.edu.
Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodation.