Art Education and Crafts Temporary Faculty Position

Location
Kutztown, Pennsylvania
Posted
May 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Art Education and Crafts at Kutztown University invites applications for a full-time and/or part-time temporary positions.  Primary duties will be teaching Two Dimensional Design and may include Three Dimensional Design and/or courses for non-majors, to begin in the Fall of 2018.  In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service.  Required: MFA, three years of teaching experience or equivalent, a successful lecture/presentation of both professional work and teaching, and an interview.  All applicants must demonstrate a professional understanding of contemporary concepts in art, craft, and design as well as a working knowledge of digital platforms.  Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate an affinity for an a commitment to working with freshman and sophomore visual arts students. 

Send a letter of application, vita, official transcripts from all degree programs, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, portfolio (digital or website) of both your own and student artwork, and three current letters of reference to: Prof. Rick Salafia, Recruitment Chair, Department of Art Education & Crafts, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530.  Review of applications will begin June 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.