Visiting Assistant Professor of 3D Fabrication/Metals Instructor
Position: Visiting Assistant Professor of 3D Fabrication/Metals Instructor
Department: Art Department
Status: Two year, full time position
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Position Start Date: July 1, 2018
Earlham College seeks a visiting assistant professor of art with experience in 3D fabrication and metalworking. The applicant must also have knowledge of computer modeling and 3D printing and be able to incorporate this technology into the classroom. In addition to new and emerging technologies, our program emphasizes small-scale casting, mold making, forming, light welding, application of patinas, and enameling.
The position in a liberal arts context entails working with art majors and non-art majors and guiding senior art majors through the completion of their final capstone projects. Course load: six undergraduate courses during the academic year.
Other responsibilities include maintaining the studio in a safe and functional manner, purchasing, maintaining and repairing studio equipment, purchasing and managing inventory, distributing materials and supplies, and coordinating hazardous waste disposal. Full participation in other departmental activities, such as work with the art department's gallery for exhibitions and visiting artists, is encouraged.
Degree and Experience:
M.F.A. in Metals, demonstrated teaching experience, exhibition record and record of professional achievement are required.
Send letter of application, C.V., transcripts, teaching philosophy, artist statement, three letters of reference, twenty images of personal work and twenty images of student work in a pdf format via email to:
[email protected] or extend an invitation to share your application via Google Drive to [email protected]
Review of applications begins immediately.
Earlham College continues to build a community that reflects the gender and racial diversity of the society at large, and, therefore, we are particularly interested in inviting and encouraging applications from African Americans, other ethnic minorities, and women. Earlham also is eager to solicit applications from members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). Earlham is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Earlham utilizes E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility for all newly hired employees within the United States.
POSITION Visiting Assistant Professor of 3D Fabrication/Metals Instructor
REQ NUMBER FAC-18-00002
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Earlham College, an independent, residential college, aspires to provide the highest quality undergraduate education in the liberal arts, including the sciences, shaped by the distinctive perspectives of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). Earlham emphasizes the pursuit of truth, lack of coercion, respect for others, openness to new truth, integrity and application of what is known to improving our world.
Earlham College and the Earlham School of Religion are located in Richmond, Indiana, a city of about 39,000. Founded in 1847 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Earlham College is an independent, four-year, coeducational, residential institution of higher learning. Approximately 1,200 undergraduate students attend Earlham College on its 800-acre tree-shaded campus. Earlham College offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in 40 disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields, as well as permitting self-designed studies and a cooperative program in engineering. Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education degrees also are offered at Earlham College.
EOE STATEMENT Earlham College, an independent, residential college, aspires to provide the highest-quality undergraduate education in the liberal arts, including the sciences, shaped by the distinctive perspectives of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
This position is currently accepting applications.