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Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History

Flagler College
St. Augustine, Florida

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History

St. Augustine, Florida
Open Date:
Mar 21, 2024
The Flagler College Department of Visual Arts invites applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History. The appointment begins in August of 2024 and is for one year with the possibility of reappointment, pending successful review. Candidates should be prepared to contribute to the Art History program with teaching expertise that suits the program’s global and transnational coverage.

We value candidates whose coursework will take a global perspective and have broad appeal within the context of a liberal arts institution. Prospective candidates must be capable of teaching courses in visual culture and the two-part art history survey; upper-division courses in their field of specialization; and courses for Flagler College’s Core Curriculum. The teaching load is four classes per semester and responsibilities include maintaining an active research agenda.

Priority will be given to applications received by April 4th.

The Flagler College Department of Visual Arts challenges students to cultivate individual creativity, critical reflection, historical consciousness and a respect for the free exchange of ideas. The Faculty is dedicated to excellence in teaching, creative research, and interdisciplinary approaches to learning. Flagler College is a private, independent college with  an enrollment of approximately 2,500 students. The college is located in historic St. Augustine, FL, 35 miles south of Jacksonville and 55 miles north of Daytona Beach.


Requirements include a Ph.D. (ABD will be considered) in Art History, Visual Studies, or a related field; a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching; and evidence of professional development as a scholar. Salary is commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, brief statement of teaching philosophy, a sample of published scholarship, unofficial transcripts, and three confidential letters of recommendation.  All application materials should be submitted through Interfolio at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Flagler College provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic. In addition to federal law requirements, Flagler College complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the College has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Inquiries regarding discrimination on the basis of sex and gender may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the United States Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR), or both. Contact information for the above referenced Title IX Coordinator and OCR, as well as the College’s Sexual Harassment Policy can be found here: .


Working at Flagler College

Flagler College is a small private, independent college located in St. Augustine, Fla. The college offers 33 majors, 39 minors, and a master’s degree in Education of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing.Flagler College has an enrollment of about 2,500 students, as well as an offsite campus in Tallahassee, Fla. U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review regularly feature Flagleras a college that offers quality education at a relatively low cost. A Flagler education is less than half the cost of similar private colleges, and competitive with many state universities. A relatively young institution (founded in 1968), Flagler College is also noted for its historic beauty. The centerpiece of the campus is the former Hotel Ponce de Leon, a National Historic Landmark opened in 1888 by railroad pioneer and Standard Oil co-founder Henry M. Flagler. For more on Flagler College, visit


Flagler College’s Mission

Flagler College offers an exceptional education through a challenging, inclusive, and supportive academic community integrated with the thriving culture and history of this unique place, St. Augustine. We foster intellectual, social, and personal transformation in our students. We prepare them for a diverse world that will always need discerning individuals, responsible citizens, and visionary leaders.

The College is committed to the preservation of the former Hotel Ponce de Leon and other historic structures that grace its campus.


Flagler College Core Values

Transformative Learning

We are committed to educating the whole person. As a community of inquiry, we value freedom of expression and the bond between teacher and student. We embrace a personalized education that is designed to transform lives and instill a passion for lifelong learning.

Respectful and Inclusive Community

We foster a sense of respect and appreciation for the dignity of all individuals. We cultivate an inclusive and diverse community that encourages civil and productive dialogue across differences.

Citizenship with Integrity

We believe that ethical citizenship should be exemplified on campus and in the community. We set high expectations for honesty, integrity, and individual responsibility.  We are deeply committed to building a community of trust.

Thoughtful Stewardship

We are dedicated to stewardship: to the care of each other, to the preservation of our historical buildings and natural resources, to the responsible management of our financial resources and gifts, and to the celebration of the remarkable heritage of St. Augustine with its vibrant cultures and history.


Flagler College is committed to diversity, inclusion and pursuit of a higher education with adherence to high ethical standards. It is the policy of Flagler College not to discriminate in admission, treatment, or access to, or employment in, its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic.

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