Visiting Lecturer in Art (Ceramics and Sculpture)

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Visiting Lecturer in Art (Ceramics and Sculpture)

Clinton, NY
Open Date:
Oct 1, 2018
Close Date:
Nov 30, 2018

The Art Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a one-semester visiting lecturer position, effective July 1, 2019. College teaching experience and M.F.A. required. Demonstrated interest in contributing to a contemporary interdisciplinary setting with an increasingly diverse student body is desirable. We seek a candidate to teach one section of Introduction to Ceramics, one section of Introduction to Sculpture, and to mentor senior art concentrators in these media. An established exhibition record is expected, along with working knowledge of the historical, contemporary, and theoretical discourse surrounding ceramics and sculpture. An expertise in low fire ceramic hand building and mixed media sculpture is required.

All application materials are to be submitted online to . Each document must be submitted in PDF format: cover letter, CV, artist’s statement, teaching philosophy, and the contact information of three references. Place 15 images of your own work in a single PDF (not to exceed 5MB) including your name, title, medium, dimensions, and date. Interfolio recommends saving each image at 3MB, placing images into powerpoint and saving the document as a PDF. Powerpoint will compress the file into the appropriate upload size of 5 MB or less. Please contact [email protected] if you have questions or problems with your uploads. Interfolio is free for candidates. Deadline for submission is November 30, 2018.

We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College's goal of building a diverse and inclusive educational environment.

Hamilton ( is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at, as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 10/10/2018
Application Due: 12/23/2018
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