The School of Art welcomes applications for a tenure-track position teaching sculpture at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor to begin August, 2018. The School of Art at Ball State has forty-nine full-time faculty and offers state-of-the-art facilities serving over 500 undergraduate majors as well as a growing graduate program. Programs at the BA, BS, BFA and MFA levels include animation, art education, art history, ceramics, drawing, glass, metals, painting, photography and intermedia arts, printmaking, sculpture, and visual communication (graphic design). Housed in the Art and Journalism building, School of Art students enjoy over 57,000 square feet of world-class facilities, a nationally ranked animation program, the Atrium Gallery, and the Glick Center for Glass. Students and faculty work closely with David Owsley Museum of Art on campus, among the finest university art collections in the nation. Ball State University is accredited by the National Association for Schools of Art and Design.
Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate sculpture and art courses; assisting a studio manager in maintaining the woodshop, metals fabrication lab, and sculpture studios; as well as advising, curriculum development, and service to the School of Art, College of Fine Arts, and University will be expected. Significant creative/scholarly productivity will be necessary to achieve tenure.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/10745. Include the following documents with your application: C.V., cover letter, Master’s transcripts, samples of your current work and student work; 20 images under the “Portfolio” document; representative course syllabus under the “other” document. A link the artist website must be included within one of the required documents. Please address cover letter to Michael Prater, search committee chair. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through January 8, 2018. Original, official transcripts will be required at time of hire.