Kenyon College, Art History
Visiting Assistant Professor
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Ohio, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History
Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in Central Ohio, invites applications for a visiting position in Ancient Art (Greek and Roman) in the Department of Art History at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in July 2018. The successful candidate will teach five courses per year, including contributions to the introductory surveys of art history (Ancient to Medieval and History of Architecture), intermediate classes in Ancient Art, and one advanced seminar. We seek candidates with strengths in Ancient Greek and Roman art and in architectural history. A secondary teaching area in North African/Egyptian, or the Ancient Near East is desirable. Qualifications include Ph.D. in art history, but will consider ABD if scheduled for completion by spring 2018. Commitment to scholarship and evidence of teaching excellence at the undergraduate level required.
To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. Applications must include: 1) a cover letter describing teaching experience and research interests, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) unofficial graduate transcript, 4) a one-page statement of teaching philosophy with a list of courses taught, 5) a scholarly writing sample in area of expertise, and 6) three letters of reference (at least one of which must speak to the candidate’s teaching experience). All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website.
Review of applications will begin December 10, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the December 10, 2017 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration. Inquiries regarding the application process should be directed to the Art History Search Chair, Professor Kristen Van Ausdall (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Art History Department Administrative Assistant, Ms. Emily Wise at; email@example.com or 740-427-5342.
Kenyon College is a nationally prominent, private liberal arts college where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community and close relationships among students and professors.