Friday, January 10, 2014

job posting:ASSISTANT PROFESSOR in Art | LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY

Tenure Track Position: Assistant Professor of Art in 3D / Ceramics / Sculpture Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Compensation includes full benefits.
Deadline: Application review begins February 1, 2014 and continues until position is filled pending budgetary approval. All application materials must be sent digitally to the job listing at: http://artlatech.slideroom.com. EOE. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Start Date: September 1, 2014 
Duties:
  • Teach undergraduate and graduate level art courses
  • Serve on graduate student committees
  • Pursue professional research and exhibition record
  • Advise art students
  • Participate in development of the 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 2014
  • Strong foundations experience and willingness to teach in the core
  • University/college teaching experience
  • Exhibition record demonstrating professional recognition of creative work
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of art and/or architectural history, traditional and contemporary processes and theories
  • Knowledge of, and experience with Adobe Creative and relevant software
  • Working knowledge of both traditional and non-traditional methods is strongly preferred
The following skills are preferred:
  • A working knowledge of traditional and non-traditional materials
  • Knowledge of, and experience with Rhino and Rhino-Cam or related 3D design software and have a working knowledge of technology related to traditional and non-traditional materials, including but not limited to rapid                   prototyping, 3D-Printing and CNC equipment (router, plasma cutter, milling center)
Application must include the following documents saved as PDFs:
  • 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
  • PDF  file of 20 images representing personal artwork, video may also be uploaded
  • PDF  file of 20 images representing student artwork, video may also be uploaded
  • Image list of personal and student work, stating media, dimensions, and dates
  • Unofficial graduate transcripts
  • All application materials must be sent digitally to the job listing at: http://artlatech.slideroom.com

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