Salem State University is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.
Job Description: The successful candidate will demonstrate a broad knowledge of art history, the ability to teach surveys of art history through topics courses and develop courses in areas of specialty (typical teaching load is 24 credits per year). The position will include assisting with the development and maintenance of the department's lecture series, image library, book collection, and undergraduate research symposium, along with the department's contacts with area museums. Subject to available funding.
Ph.D. or ABD with significant progress on the dissertation in Art History or equivalent, strong evidence of effective teaching, and evidence of scholarship.
Ph.D. in Art History, strong college teaching experience and scholarly publications. Preferred experience in distance learning and instructional technology, and a commitment to teaching in a multicultural, multiracial environment with students of diverse backgrounds and learning styles.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, 352 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background check satisfactory to the University. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.