Adjunct Assistant Professor of Drawing and Painting

Job description

Beloit College is seeking an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Drawing and Painting to teach two studio art classes over the course of the 2019-20 academic year. The successful candidate will teach Figure Drawing in the fall, and another studio art class in the spring to be decided in conjunction with the department. Appointment begins in mid-August, 2019. Additional responsibilities would include minor participation in departmental service and light studio maintenance (such as ordering supplies as needed). Candidates should have expertise in painting and drawing, with teaching experience beyond teaching assistantship preferred, as well as evidence of commitment to engaged and innovative teaching with an awareness of related critical and theoretical issues. MFA preferred.

Applicants should submit the following materials by May 1 as a single PDF file:

· Letter of application;

· CV;

· Artist's statement;

· 20 images of their work; and

· 10 images of student work

To [email protected]

Because equity and inclusion are central to our students' liberal education and vital to the thriving of all members of our residential learning community, Beloit College aspires to be an actively anti-racist institution. We recognize our aspiration as ongoing and institution-wide, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural and intellectual richness and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply.

Located in a diverse community close to Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago, Beloit College is a highly selective liberal arts college of approximately 1250 students from 48 states and 40 countries. The college emphasizes excellence in teaching, learning beyond the traditional classroom, international perspectives, and collaborative research among students and faculty. Beloit is recognized as one of the Colleges that Change Lives, and we are committed to the educational benefits of diversity in our learning community. We encourage all interested individuals meeting the criteria of the described position to apply. Completed applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

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Posted: 4/25/2019
Application Due: 6/24/2019
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