Visiting Assistant Professor of Art (Art History)

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Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Art (Art History)

Requisition 201800005F

Rank Visiting Assistant Professor

FLSA status Exempt

Hiring Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type Interim Full Time

College College of Fine Arts & Mass Communication

Department Dept of Art

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The Art Department of Sam Houston State University invites applicants for a one-year renewable contract to teach Art History beginning Fall 2018.

We are seeking a generalist with the ability to teach art history surveys and other art history courses through an online platform. The one-year renewable appointment requires teaching 4 online courses per semester in Survey I, Survey II and another area that may include the History of Mexican Art, Modern Art before 1945, the History of Design, History of Photography, or the History of Animation. In addition to teaching and developing online courses in Blackboard, the successful candidate will be expected to attend monthly department faculty meetings, and face to face meetings with students during scheduled office hours.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Candidates must possess a PhD in Art History.

Experience Required for the Position

Candidates must demonstrate outstanding potential in research. Teaching experience at the undergraduate level is preferred.

Special Instructions Summary

Applicants should submit the following in PDF:

• cover letter
• a detailed CV
• statement of teaching philosophy
• samples of syllabi from courses taught
• statement of research 
• names and contact information of three references
• samples of publications or dissertation chapters.

Review of materials will begin on: March 1, 2018.




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Posted: 1/25/2018
Application Due: 5/24/2018
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