Ithaca College's Department of Art invites applications for a full-time, three-year, non-tenure-eligible Assistant Professor of Sculpture and New Media with a possibility of reappointment, to begin August 16, 2018.
The position is a 3/3 teaching position and includes teaching 3-D Design, all levels of sculpture including mentoring senior thesis students, and other courses as appropriate for the candidate's expertise and the department's needs. In addition, it is expected that the successful candidate will have continued professional activity, help maintain studio facilities and perform service to the Art Department.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested individuals must apply online at Ithaca.edu/jobs and attach a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy and goals, which must include how issues of diversity and inclusion are addressed in the curriculum, representative course syllabi for Introduction to Sculpture, 3-D Design and one Intermediate or Advanced level course, as well as contact information of three professional references. The cover letter should address the candidate's teaching philosophy, relevant experience and creative practice, and how these relate to the position description above. Please include a web-link to 20 images of personal work, 20 images of student work, and image list/descriptions. Questions about the online application may be directed to (607) 274-8000. Incomplete applications may not be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately. To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by January 15, 2018.
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