Professor - Thaw Endowed Chair

Location
Stony Brook, Suffolk County
Posted
Jan 05, 2014
Special Filters
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook Medicine is Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.

Budget Title: same as above

REF#: F-8191-13-10

Department: Art

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Faculty Position

Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC

Required Qualifications: PhD. Specialization in Modern Art with expertise in Abstract Expressionism. Evidence of successful teaching in both surveys and advanced topics. Strong publication record. Experience advising dissertations.

Preferred Qualifications: Interest in early avant-garde and contemporary forms of expressionism. Interest and experience in interdisciplinary initiatives (e.g., Art & Philosophy, Applied Aesthetics, Humanities Institute).

Responsibilities & Requirements: The Department of Art at Stony Brook University is accepting applications for the Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Endowed Chair in Modern American Art. The successful candidate for this senior position in Modern American Art, with preferred focus on Abstract Expressionism and its resonance, will be internationally recognized for scholarship, criticism, and/or curatorial practice. The Endowed Chair will be responsible for teaching undergraduate classes and graduate seminars, advise MA and PhD candidates. The selected candidate will participate in the administration of the department as needed. The incumbent will also be responsible for expanding Stony Brook's relationship with the newly endowed Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center.

Special Notes: This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Anticipated start date: Fall 2014. **Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be received before January 16, 2014.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter, curriculum vitae and a minimum of three letters of recommendation to:

Thaw Endowed Chair (8191) Search
Department of Art
Staller Center, Room 2224
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5400


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 01/16/2014**, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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