The LSU School of Art seeks applicants with expertise in
painting & drawing for positions as Assistant Professor of
Practice, Studio Art. These are full-time, non-tenure-track
positions at the Assistant Professor rank.
A successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate an
understanding of studio art professional practice in painting &
Drawing, and have at least 2 years of teaching experience at the
university level, either during or after their MFA. Teaching
assignments include studios, lecture courses, and seminars.
Additional responsibilities include maintaining a studio practice
studio area meetings/service and some student advising and
TEACHING: 65% -- This position will teach
undergraduate general education courses and courses for majors at
the undergraduate and graduate level in Studio Art.
SERVICE: 34% -- Provide services to the School,
College, and University, and help in program development.
Participate in student advising and mentoring.
MFA in Studio Art. 2 years of teaching experience at
the university level, either during or after the MFA
Please attach ALL documents under the Resume/CV
section of your application.
Please provide a letter of application (cover memo)
with a narrative description of your background and qualifications
for the position (maximum of 3 pages). Describe courses you are
qualified to teach, as well as information about classes you have
taught or helped teach in the past.
Submissions should also include a curriculum vitae
(including e-mail address) as well as the names, addresses,
telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references.
Note: instructions for uploading a portfolio of your
work and your students’ work, together with documents which will
facilitate a faculty review are available on SlideRoom at this
Original transcripts are required prior to hire.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and
experience. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory
pre-employment background check.
Apply here: https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU/job/0220-Design-Building/Assistant-Professor-of-Practice-Studio-Art--2-Positions-_R00054084
Firm application deadline is April 30, 2020.
Application review will begin immediately, and will continue until
a candidate is selected. The position will remain open until
LSU is the flagship university of Louisiana. Located
amid 1500 live oaks, it is one of the loveliest campuses in the
South. The School of Art is accredited by NASAD, and includes six
studio art areas, art history, graphic design, and digital art, and
is part of the College of Art & Design. The School is home to
approximately 450 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate students.
Additional information on the program can be found at
For information about the College, see https://design.lsu.edu/
; for information
about the School of Art, see http://design.lsu.edu/art/
Additional Position Information:
Background Check -
An offer of employment is
contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.
LSU offers outstanding benefits to
eligible employees and their dependents including health, life,
dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts;
retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness
benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and
development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!
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educational experience of our students, faculty, and staff, and are
necessary to prepare all people to thrive personally and
professionally in a global society. We celebrate diversity and are
committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion. We actively
seek and encourage qualified applications from persons with diverse
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