Sculpture - Guest Faculty Position

Location
Bronxville, NY
Posted
Feb 18, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title:

Sculpture - Guest Faculty Position

Rank:

Guest Faculty

Tenure Information:

Non-Tenure Track

Job Description:

The Sarah Lawrence College Visual and Studio Arts Department announces a one year, 2-day Guest Appointment in sculpture with a possible renewal of up to 3 years, beginning Fall 2021.

Candidates should show enthusiasm for teaching sculpture to a broad range of students with varying degrees of experience as part of a liberal arts curriculum. This position requires 2 days on campus per week and be open to working with program features that include program wide critiques, student shows, and regularly scheduled individual meetings with class members, a hallmark of Sarah Lawrence’s educational system. In addition to artists working within traditional sculpture practices, candidates are encouraged to highlight certain areas of practice: first, an ongoing commitment to areas of social engagement including collaborative, participatory, and new forms of public practice and community based artworks or, alternatively, familiarity and understanding of new technologies, hardware and software, installation, or other time-based methods of making. Underrepresented artists are encouraged to apply.

Application materials include: CV (including the names of 3 references), cover letter, and an online link that we can use to access examples of recent work.

Required Qualifications:

Requirements include an MFA or equivalent, extensive exhibition record, and two years of teaching undergraduate students.

EEO Statement:

Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals.

Sarah Lawrence College is located in southern Westchester County, 25 minutes by train from midtown Manhattan, NYC. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our web site at https://www.sarahlawrence.edu/.

Posting Number:

F00084P

Close Date:

03/16/2021

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