Contemporary Art History Assistant Professor
Position Number 998700
Functional Title Contemporary Art History Assistant Professor
Position Type Tenure Stream
The School of Art at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Art History, with a particular focus on Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Art Histories. Desirable candidates will also have a breadth of training and ability to teach in expanded geographic areas, modernisms, or nineteenth-century art histories. The successful applicant for this position will teach a 3/3 standard load, directly serving the School of Art curricula. This faculty member will have Graduate Faculty Status and be expected to serve on M.F.A. thesis committees.
We seek to attract a diverse applicant pool for this position, one in keeping with the University's own diverse student body. UNCG is a Minority Serving Institution with 50% of students identifying as racial minorities. It is also Federally recognized as a Title III institution, with 51% of its undergraduates eligible for PELL grants. More than 30% of the University's students are the first in their families to attend college. And, UNCG is ranked in the state's top 3 system schools for Hispanic/Latino enrollment. As an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer, we have a strong commitment to increasing faculty diversity.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin November 9th and is ongoing until the position is filled, initial interviews will be online and take place January 14th to 25th, on-campus interviews will take place mid-February to early March, and the appointment begins on August 1, 2019.
• Minimum requirement, A.B.D. with expected completion Fall 2019
• Preferred, Ph.D. in Art History or related field.
• 3 years of teaching experience preferred
Tenure Status Tenure
Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply for the position, electronically submit the following as Word or PDF:
• statement of interest
• curriculum vita/resume
• research statement
• teaching philosophy
• 2-3 sample syllabi
• One article or chapter-length sample of scholarly writing
• list of 3 references with names, mailing addresses, email addresses, phone numbers*
Applicants are asked to provide the names, email addresses, and phone numbers of at least three (3) References, in the References section of the electronic application. These References will be solicited by the UNCG SpartanTalent system via email, and asked to provide a confidential Letter of Reference/Recommendation on behalf of the applicant. This will occur as soon as the applicant successfully submits the application and receives a confirmation number from the UNCG SpartanTalent system.
Recruitment Range Commensurate with experience
Org #-Department Art - 12203
Job Open Date 10/08/2018
For Best Consideration Date 11/09/2018
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment Permanent
Number of Months per Year 9
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Research Statement
- Teaching Philosophy
- Writing Sample(s)
- Other Documents
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