Assistant Professor of Art
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The Communication & Fine Arts Department at Tusculum University invites applicants for a teaching position in Art & Design. Candidates should be a noted studio artist and be willing to serve as Gallery Director. Candidates should be passionate educators who can facilitate the needs of diverse learners; demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion and the creation of culturally-responsive learning environments; and exhibit a mastery of their discipline.
Only complete online applications will be reviewed and must be received by March 18, 2024 at 5:00 PM. Materials received after this date will not be accepted.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates must possess a Master’s degree in a studio-based Art & Design discipline. Strong preference will be given to candidates with an MFA or relevant PhD. Candidates must have a mastery of technological competencies and teaching and advising strategies that facilitate 21st century literacies. Teaching experience strongly preferred.
Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace employer.
This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications accepted until March 18, 2024.
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, name and contact information of 3-5 references, and Tusculum University application (located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to email@example.com Attn: Art & Design Faculty.