Wake Forest University, Department of Art
Visiting Assistant Professor, Painting
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||North Carolina, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of Art at Wake Forest University invites applications for a non-tenure-track position at the rank of visiting assistant professor for a one-year appointment to begin July 1, 2021. An MFA in art is required with teaching experience beyond the graduate T. A. level. We seek a teacher-scholar who has the background to teach all levels of painting in a Studio Art B.A. program. The successful candidate will be committed to excellence in both teaching and creative work, and will teach a combination of introductory, intermediate and upper-level painting courses. As a department that embraces the Liberal Arts, we teach many introductory students with little or no experience making art.
Wake Forest University is a private collegiate university in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with 5,200 undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences. The Art Department includes undergraduate programs in both art history and studio art, with 13 full-time faculty. View our web site at http://www.wfu.edu/art/. The Wake Forest Teacher-Scholar ideal values excellent teaching and student engagement while advancing the frontiers of knowledge and creativity. To learn more about the University, visit http://www.wfu.edu. Wake Forest seeks to recruit and retain a diverse faculty, and to offer students richly varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning. Wake Forest University is an AA/EO employer.
To apply for the position, submit your application in ONE PDF at https://hr.wfu.edu/careers/
The application requires a cover letter that includes your artist statement and teaching interests, a curriculum vitae, a sample of your work and examples of student work with your application profile. In addition, please arrange to have three letters of reference sent to firstname.lastname@example.org directly from the individual writing the letter. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2021.
In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations for all final faculty candidates being considered for employment.
|Primary Category:||Art / Art History