Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally-ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Studio Art at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning July 2024. Applicants should be practicing artists who exhibit work nationally and/or internationally, and are committed to maintaining an ongoing artistic career. They must hold an MFA degree with teaching experience at the college level. Ability to communicate the relevance of art and design in society is essential. Knowledge of design technologies and software is required. Responsibilities include teaching five courses per year on all levels, and maintaining the studio and equipment.
Kenyon College is a nationally prominent, private liberal arts college where academic excellence goes hand in hand with a strong sense of community and close relationships among students and professors. Salaries at Kenyon are competitive and are commensurate with experience and qualifications.
To apply, candidates should submit all application materials electronically through the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be composed of 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy indicating experience teaching diverse student populations and developing an inclusive learning environment 4) sample syllabus and 2 project assignments; 5) 20 images each of your work and student work in digital format (downloadable PDF); and 6) names and contact information for three professional references. Kenyon College will directly solicit letters from the individuals listed by the applicants.
Review of applications will begin January 6, 2024. Applicants with complete files by this date will be given full consideration. Please contact Marcella Hackbardt, Chair of the Studio Art Department if you have any questions about this position at email@example.com.