Instructor, Studio Art Technician – Art and Design, Southeast Missouri State U
Instructor – Regular Non-Tenure Track Studio Art Technician
Department of Art & Design
Holland College of Arts & Media
The Studio Art Technician workload consists of 15 credits per semester, which includes teaching 9 credits of Foundations courses and 6 hours of reassignment to serve as the Studio Art Technician. Studio Art Technician responsibilities include but are not limited to: repair and maintenance of specialized equipment and facilities; provide technical and instructional support related to equipment and safety; competency in highly skilled and technical work involving the construction, operation, ordering, maintenance an inventory of equipment and materials; maintain Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS); work with campus Risk Management staff and Art & Design faculty to implement proper use, storage, and disposal hazardous materials.
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) with emphasis in Sculpture, Ceramics or other related studio area (Degree must be from a nationally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university.)
Demonstrated experience and ability to teach 3D and 2D Foundations courses, and area of expertise, as needed
Demonstrated experience related to operation, maintenance, and repair of art studio equipment
Understanding of safety practices and Environmental Health and Safety policies and procedures, including knowledge of safety procedures related to the handling and use of chemicals, materials, tools and equipment
Excellent written, interpersonal, and oral communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within the University community
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention and degree completion.
Required Information & Deadline:
Application Deadline: This position is available August 1, 2020 and will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be complete and received by November 18, 2019.
To Apply: Submit the following items online by clicking on the APPLY button at the top of the page.
Letter of interest addressing position requirements
Current curriculum vitae
10 images of personal work (PDF file that includes title, medium, dimensions, and year for each image)
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when offer of employment is accepted)
Name and contact information of three professional references, including phone and email