Academic Position, Announcement, Position

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Contemporary Art at Miami University

Tenure-track assistant professor with specialization in contemporary art (post-1945), beginning August 22, 2016. To complement existing faculty with degree programs in art history, studio, graphic design, and art education. We especially seek candidates whose research bridges discussions of the impact of new media on contemporary art theory and practice and who can therefore foster connections to related disciplines.

Responsibilities include teaching introductory surveys, upper-level courses in contemporary art, undergraduate seminars in area of expertise, and opportunities for graduate classes with MFA students; maintaining a high level of research and scholarly activity consistent with tenure expectations; and service requirements such as committee work, curriculum development, and/or service to student organizations.

Required: Ph.D. in History of Art or related field (by December 31, 2016 for re-appointment to second year). Strong candidates will have a record of scholarly activity and teaching experience. Inquiries about the position can be directed to Andrew Casper at casperar@miamioh.edu. Submit cover letter, vita, teaching philosophy, writing sample, list of three references to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=1845.

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2015 and continues until position is filled. Miami University, an EO/AA employer encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Miami does not permit, and takes action to prevent, harassment, discrimination and retaliation. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities should be directed to Ms. Mary Jane Leveline at (513) 529-2027. Annual Security and Fire Safety Report may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Criminal background check required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free.

 

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