Visiting Assistant Professor of Fine Art/Photography
University of Cincinnati
February 7, 2018
College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI
The School of Art at the University of Cincinnati is housed within the renowned College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning and is currently ranked among top programs nationwide. Our students enjoy access to the wealth of resources and diverse academic and cultural programing offered by a world-class research university. Students are encouraged to take courses from across the university, which, in 2015 was ranked in the top 130 universities in North America and as one of the top 300 in the world.
Our undergraduate and graduate programs empower students in our college with a core of knowledge that provides a solid educational base. Our students are prepared for careers in Fine Arts by passionate faculty, rigorous academic endeavors, and a world-class professional practice (co-op) program. Rather than requiring students to declare a studio concentration, we offer an interdisciplinary curriculum that encourages students to focus on the development of their work through contact with internationally recognized faculty across all disciplines and media.
The School of Art at the University of Cincinnati seeks a 2 year Visiting Assistant Professor of Fine Art/Photography commencing in Fall 2018. The successful candidate will have an active studio practice, a deep knowledge and engagement with contemporary photography and photographic theory, and possess the ability to teach and advise students at all levels from first year students to MFA students.
Responsibilities: Include 18 credit hours of course teaching, school service, and maintaining an active studio practice. The ability to teach darkroom courses and courses in studio disciplines other than photography will be viewed favorably.
Minimum Qualifications: Master of Fine Arts degree.
Application Process: Go to https://jobs.uc.edu/ and search for posting Job Req# 25547, complete an Applicant Profile and upload the required documents listed below to your application.
Required Applicant Documents:
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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Internal Number: 25547-en_US
About University of Cincinnati
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