Job no: 235199-AS
Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time,
Seeking a qualified, active ceramics artist to teach three
undergraduate ceramics classes in both the fall 2021 and spring
2022 semesters. The schedule includes day-time and evening classes.
Focus is on sculptural hand building, throwing, mold making and
casting. Curriculum for ceramics courses will follow that set by
ceramics faculty, as it fits into the larger mission of the art
department, which considers ceramics as a broad-based,
interdisciplinary arts practice.
The Successful applicant must demonstrate a wide knowledge of
ceramic processes, including kiln firing, glaze formulation, mold
making and surface development. Will assist in all aspects of
ceramics studio maintenance and program development in the Art Loft
facility. Help oversee the maintenance of studio equipment with the
support of a project assistant. Take active role in hosting and
facilitating visiting artists in the ceramics area. Assist in
developing materials and ceramic surfaces for general studio
List of Duties
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts Degree in a visual art studio
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
At least two years of experience with teaching ceramics in a
college/university. Maintains a current studio practice relevant to
contemporary ceramic art concerns.
this position may be extended or made renewable depending on
department need and funding.
A171000-SCHOOL OF EDUCATION/ART
Full or Part Time: 50% - 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Terminal, 9 month appointment.
This position has the possibility to be extended or converted to an
ongoing appointment based on need and/or funding
$40,164 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
Please submit a cover letter and CV/resume, as well as the contact
information for at least three professional references, including
at least one person familiar with your teaching and one
professional ceramic artist.
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