The Ithaca College Art Department invites applications for a full-time, tenure-eligible Assistant/Associate Professor position to teach all levels of Painting and Drawing, Figure Drawing, Advanced Art Seminar and 2D Design beginning August 16, 2013. Duties may include teaching three studio classes per semester, advising, course development, service on departmental and college committees, and maintaining the studio facility. Department majors include BA, BFA , and Art Ed.
Position/Job Responsibilities continued
MFA with three years full-time college-level teaching experience beyond TA in the required courses, demonstrated strong formal understanding of visual principals and material skills, evidence of continuing significant professional activity, and a commitment to working with diverse student and community populations required. Final candidates will be evaluated through an on-campus interview on their performance and ability to work productively with students and colleagues.
Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.
Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at www.ithaca.edu.
Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students. We also seek candidates who have relevant experience and/or a record of professional engagement with groups and communities underrepresented in the academy. Candidates from underrepresented groups whose exclusion from the academy has been longstanding are strongly encouraged to apply.
Instructions for submitting your application
Interested individuals should apply online at apply.icjobs.org and attach a cover letter, CV, and a list containing the contact information for three professional references. Under separate cover, please send presentation packet including 20 digital images of professional work and 20 digital images of students’ work (300 dpi jpeg format, 8×10″ max on CD), image list/description, and sample syllabus to: Chairperson Search Committee, Department of Art, Ithaca College, 953 Danby Road, Ithaca, NY 14850. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Review of materials will begin immediately. To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by November 2, 2012. Please indicate plans to attend CAA in New York. For consideration at CAA , application must be received by November 2, 2012. For questions about the online application, call (607) 274-8000.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
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