Salaried Adjunct Professor in Art History, full-time non-tenure track

Employer
Saint Mary's College of California
Location
California, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Oct 18, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art History
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time


Salaried Adjunct Professor in Art History, full-time non-tenure track

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Sep 30, 2021
Deadline: Oct 16, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description: RESPONSIBILITIES

The Department of Art and Art History at Saint Mary's College invites applications for a full-time appointment as Adjunct Professor in non-Western art history. The candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching and readiness to teach a wide range of courses beyond the original specialization, including Post-Colonial art, art of the Americas, art and film of the developing world, introduction to art theory and criticism, and modern and contemporary art.

Teaching duties will include courses at all levels, from introductory non-Western art surveys, to senior thesis, as well as courses within Collegiate Seminar and January Term programs. Service responsibilities include academic advising; independent studies; thesis mentoring; contributing to departmental programming and events, admissions events, orientations, etc. Candidates should also be willing to collaborate with other departments and expand their area of expertise.

BACKGROUND

Saint Mary's College of California is a private, Catholic, comprehensive and co-educational university that engages students in rigorous critical thinking, promotes social justice, and educates for human fulfillment consistent with its liberal arts, Catholic and Lasallian traditions. The de La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff who value shared inquiry, integrative learning and student interaction bring Saint Mary's heritage to life. Located on a stunning 420-acre campus in the Moraga Hills outside of San Francisco, Saint Mary's is known for its rigorous liberal arts education and its high-quality graduate programs, including business, education, counseling, leadership, and the arts. Saint Mary's has a diverse student body of approximately 4,000 students, and the College's practices and policies reflect a commitment to inclusive excellence and a community in which all are valued, respected and supported.

For more information about Saint Mary's mission and history, see: http://www.stmarys ca.edu/about-smc/our-mission.


Qualifications:
  • PhD in Art History or related field, in hand
  • A record of relevant and successful teaching experience

The College has been designated a Minority and Hispanic-Serving Institution; many Saint Mary’s students are first- generation-to-college. Successful candidates must be able to engage and support students of color, women, and other underrepresented groups, and will be interested in participating in initiatives that aim to increase inclusivity.


To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/95932

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