Lecturer of Ceramics, Dept. of Fine & Performing Arts (Non-Tenure Track)
Job Description: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track, three-year renewable appointment in Fine Arts with expertise in Ceramics for academic year 2019-2020. We are seeking a generalist who can teach our survey courses for the core curriculum as well as serve as the studio supervisor. The DFPA houses the Fine Arts, Music, and Theatre Programs, which together instruct more than 400 undergraduate majors and minors. The Fine Arts program offers a Bachelor's Degree, serving approximately 130 undergraduate arts majors in art history, ceramics, drawing and painting, photography, and visual communication. For more information about the Fine Arts at Loyola, please visit its website at http://luc.edu/finearts The successful applicant for the position should possess the ability to teach a variety of courses in Ceramics and to support our undergraduate liberal arts program in Ceramics and Sculpture. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory courses in Handbuilding and Wheel-Throwing. The candidate should also be able to serve as the supervisor of our three ceramics studios as well as the kiln and glazing rooms. Other responsibilities would include service to the Department, including office hours for student advising, faculty meetings, committee work, participation in recruitment initiatives and attendance at public programming.
Job Category: University Faculty