Full-Time Assistant Professor position in Foundation Drawing
The Program in Studio Art invites applicants for a visiting half-time Assistant Professor position in Foundation Drawing beginning fall 2019.
This is a 3-year term position. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two classes of Foundations Drawing in the fall term and a four-week Foundations Drawing class to be taught in the January Winter-Terms of 2020 and 2022. Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to excellent teaching and scholarly potential. The Program seeks an artist with demonstrated abilities to teach core principles of drawing to liberal arts students: how to apply drawing as the basis for codified expression and visual-communication. The classes taught must deliver content relating to a broad constituency across the College’s curriculum. The Program In Studio Art is an active, cross-disciplinary, materially based teaching curriculum and welcomes artist-applicants from all areas of visual art able to participate within a liberal arts environment. Demonstrated knowledge of traditional analog drawing processes required as well as, but not limited to, interest in new media, installation, painting, video, audio, performance, hybrid, and emerging art forms.
Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all the complexity and individuality each person brings. In your application materials please address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Through Interfolio submit: a letter of application addressed to the Search Committee chair, a curriculum vitae, a brief course description in area of specialty; up to 20 images of own work through Interfolio, PDF file and up to 20 images of student work through Interfolio, PDF file, and names of three recommenders from whom letters of recommendation may be requested, at least two of whom must be able to speak to teaching ability/promise. More information on the position is available at http://apptrkr.com/1294609 and http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/art
The application deadline is December 10, 2018.
Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information on our background check policy can be found here: http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks
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