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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in Studio Art

SCHOOL OF DESIGN

LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY

Tenure Track Position: Assistant Professor of Studio Art in Foundation/Core Studio. The successful candidate will be committed to teaching drawing, life drawing and 2D Foundations. Applicants who have experience with video and new media are highly desirable.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Compensation includes full benefits.
Deadline:  Feb 15, 2017
Start Date: September 1, 2017

Duties:
•    Responsibilities include teaching 7 courses (10 week quarter system) per academic year.
•    The candidate will teach courses in Beginning Drawing, 2-D Design, Color Design, and Introduction to Time-Based Media.
•    Serve on graduate student committees
•    Pursue professional research and exhibition record
•    Advise undergraduate Studio Art students
•    Participate in development of the Studio Art Program
•    Assist with management and maintenance of facilities
•    Engage in service to the School, University, community, and professional organizations

Required Qualifications:  
•    MFA in Art; Degree conferred before September 2017.
•    Strong foundations experience and willingness to teach in the core
•    A comprehensive working knowledge of traditional, observation-based drawing and alternative drawing methods is strongly preferred
•    Areas of specialization may include sound, interactive media, animation, video, or web art.
•    University/college teaching experience beyond a graduate teaching assistant preferred
•    Exhibition record demonstrating professional recognition of creative work
•    Strong written and oral communication skills
•    Knowledge of art history and critical theory
•    Knowledge of, and experience with Adobe Creative Suite software


Application Must Include:
•    Letter of intent stating qualifications for position
•    Resume
•    One page artist statement
•    One page teaching philosophy
•    Names for three references: title, e-mail address, and phone number
•    20 digital images in a PDF format representing artwork
•    20 digital images in a PDF format representing student work
•    Image list of personal and student work, stating media, dimensions, and dates
•    Unofficial graduate transcripts
•    Submit the above files to the job listing at: http://artlatech.slideroom.com
•    All application materials must be sent digitally

Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled. Complete description at www.design.latech.edu/jobs
Louisiana Tech University is a member of the University of Louisiana System. AA/EOE/WMA

Abbreviated description:

Assistant Professor of Studio Art
Louisiana Tech University - Tenure Track. Assistant Professor in Foundation/Core Studio
Start September 1, 2017. MFA in Art required.
Complete description at www.design.latech.edu/jobs
Louisiana Tech University, School of Design, P.O. Box 3175, Ruston, LA  71272. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the positions are filled. A member of the University of Louisiana System. AA/EOE/WMA


 

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