Visiting Assistant Professor of Art (Art History)
Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Art (Art History)
Rank Visiting Assistant Professor
FLSA status Exempt
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.