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Art And Design
Required Degree, Licenses or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) or a related field.
Experience in the operation of a successful ceramics facility and program including: operation of gas and electric kilns, ordering materials, ability and commitment to comply with University regulations regarding the use of personal protective equipment and mandated safety trainings, and the ability to oversee the operation of the ceramics studio with a commitment to maintain equipment and facilities.
MFA in ceramics. Teaching experience at the University level in hand-built and wheel-thrown ceramics. Expertise in teaching of traditional and contemporary ceramic practices.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications will be considered for two semesters.
Please attach samples of personal work and of student work, or provide a link to same.
Transcripts and three letters of recommendation can be directed to: Search Chair, Art and Design, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764.
For additional information, please go to: http://www.monmouth.edu/academics/art/default.asp
Required Applicant Documents
Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.
Posting Date: 12/03/2012
Closing Date: Open Until Filled