Assistant Professor, Art Education

Bowling Green, Ohio
Mar 23, 2021
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor in Art Education. Full-time, tenure track. Competitive salary with full benefits. Minimum Qualifications: PhD or EdD in Art Education (ABDs may apply, but the requirements for the Doctoral degree must be completed before the start date); minimum three years of K-12 Visual Arts teaching experience; college-level teaching experience, (either as a TA or instructor of record); demonstrable record of achievement in scholarship (e.g., journal articles, conference presentations). Preferred Qualifications: Five years of experience teaching art in a K-12 public school setting; experience in student teacher supervision using the Educative Teacher Performance Assessment (edTPA); demonstrated experience teaching online courses; experience working with diverse populations or integrating higher education with Community Arts Education; MFA or equivalent degree (e.g., MDes) or recognized practice in the studio arts (e.g., work displayed in exhibitions or juried shows); syllabus or student work samples indicating the incorporation of technology, visual culture, contemporary studio practices, digital arts, or graphic design into Art Education curriculum; minimum three years’ experience with administrative or other leadership roles. Essential Duties: Teach courses within the BFA in Art Education program in one or more of the following areas: Art & Visual Culture Education, Community Arts Education, Studio Art Methods, Visual Arts Content Literacy, Student Teaching, and other areas as needed; teach graduate online MA in Art Education courses in the following areas: Art & Visual Culture Education, Community Arts Education & Service Learning, Research Methods, MA Project/Thesis, and other areas as needed; develop curriculum related to technology in art, visual arts content literacy, and design education; contribute to the planning, maintenance, and periodic revision of Art Education curriculum; work with BFA Art Education majors as an advisor and professional mentor; maintain creative research, scholarship, and professional involvement in the field of Art Education; assist with the development of teaching practicums and Community Arts Education internships; serve as a Faculty Co-Mentor to the Student Art Education Association (SAEA) club; and, participate in professional duties, activities, and service within the Division of Art Education, School of Art, University, and external community. Start date August 2021. Application deadline April 23, 2021. Use HireTouch ( to upload: letter of application; curriculum vitae; statement of research; teaching philosophy; two sample syllabi of courses taught; three sample teaching/course evaluations; contact information for three individuals who are willing to provide original letters of recommendation (dated within the past year); an unofficial transcript of terminal degree; a journal-length sample of scholarly writing (in PDF); a PDF containing 10–12 examples of personal artwork accompanied by descriptions; a PDF containing 10–12 examples of student work accompanied by descriptions. (Note: if file size exceeds 30 Mb, please provide a link to a site (e.g., Google Docs) where ONLY the information requested is available.) Applications that are not complete will not be reviewed. Links must not provide access to materials that are not requested as part of the application dossier. Background check and official transcripts required for employment. Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation. If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for this position, please call 419-372-8421.