Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, Kenyon College
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Visiting Assistant Professor of Art
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a visiting position in the Art Department at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in July 2019. The successful candidate will be an Artist for whom New Media serves as a major component of his/her artistic focus. Applicants should have demonstrated expertise in digital image manipulation, video and interactive installation practices, and knowledge of physical computing or creative coding processes. Expertise in other areas of emerging media are valued but not required. As a liberal arts college, interdisciplinary work is a natural aspect of our liberal arts focus. Proficiency in Adobe Suite and other software needed for teaching is expected. We invite visionary applicants who will bring ingenuity, effort, diverse perspectives and skills as well as strong commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Strong teaching skills and a knowledge of contemporary issues in media arts, art history and criticism are expected. Teaching experience at the college level, an MFA degree, and exhibition record at the time of the appointment are required. Responsibilities include teaching five studio courses per year at all undergraduate levels.