Visiting Assistant Professor - Art (three positions
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Position Available Date:
The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Art Department welcomes
applications for full-time Visiting Assistant Professor positions
with specialties in Graphic Design, Studio, Foundations, and/or Art
History. This position is a 9 month, non-tenure track visiting
faculty position with consideration for a second year renewal,
based on performance and enrollment. The successful candidate will
teach undergraduate courses in support of the BA and BFA programs,
as well as in the General Education core, beginning August
UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated
teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and
faith-informed discernment in a global society.
The Art Department is a NASAD accredited program that offers two
undergraduate degrees, which include the B.F.A with majors in
studio, graphic design, or art education, and the traditional
liberal arts B.A. in Art.
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000
in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles),
Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and
Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural
and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are
hallmarks of the local community.
Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate courses
throughout the art curriculum dependent on the candidate's
specialties and departmental needs. Visiting positions typically
teach 12 hours per semester.
Salaries and Benefits:
- A terminal degree from an accredited university appropriate for
the discipline(i.e. MFA, MDes, or PhD in studio arts, graphic
design or art history or equivalent degree in a related field) is
required. A bachelor's degree from an accredited university and
substantial professional record with national/international
recognition will be considered in lieu of a terminal degree.
- Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to
professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are
- Active record of recognized professional activity and creative
- Must be an active and committed Christian.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
including Day One medical and dental insurance, retirement plan
with match and free tuition to UMHB for employees and their
Position will remain open until filled.
Please click the “Apply Now” link to apply for this position.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence
of quality teaching performance with your online application.
Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.
In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own
Christian beliefs and commitments.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
position is filled.
For information regarding employment at the University of
Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.
To apply, visit https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18o7xypt