University of North Texas - Visiting Assistant Professor

Apr 27, 2017
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The Fibers Program at the University of North Texas invites applications for a one year, full-time faculty appointment at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor in Fibers to begin Fall 2017. Responsibilities: Teach all levels of undergraduate and graduate courses in fibers, with a focus on weaving, knit, and three-dimensional fiber techniques. Faculty is expected to participate in the development and coordination of the Fibers program, maintain an active professional practice, and serve on institutional committees as needed. Working with the Fibers lab technician, there are some maintenance and supervision responsibilities specific to the weaving studios. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. MFA in studio arts or terminal degree in related field at time of appointment, with University teaching level experience.