Visiting Assistant Professor of Foundations

first_imgSecond PDF document to include:Portfolio of creative research with image information20 images of student work with image information To apply, please submit the following as two PDFdocuments: The Division of Foundations in the School of Art and Design seeks avisiting assistant professor in Foundations who will equip studentswith a foundational understanding and beginning command of theelements and principles of art and design, diverse media andcreative processes, conceptual thinking, and written and verbalcommunication skills to articulate process, research, andreferences. The successful candidate will work in a team of facultyto deliver Foundations courses by collaborating with full timefaculty, adjunct instructors and graduate assistants in deliveringand fostering a learning environment that will encourageconscientious citizenship and prepare students to make informed,intelligent decisions as it pertains to the community of the studioand the outside world.The successful candidate will teach Foundations coursesMonday-Friday mornings and help coordinate the dynamic andinterdisciplinary Foundations program for our first year BFAstudents. This is a one year sabbatical replacement position.Qualifications: First PDF document to include:Letter of InterestCVTeaching Philosophy including a statement on equity, diversity,and inclusion (750-word max)Artist StatementSample syllabusContact Information for three referencescenter_img Minimum qualifications include an M.F.A. or equivalentexperience developing innovative curriculaExperience working with graduate assistants and professionalengagement in their respective field **Documents must be under 10 MBReview of applications will begin on May 1st, 2021. The position isopen until filled. For more information, contact: Katarina [email protected] Appointment begins in August 2021.Alfred University:Located in rural Western NY, Alfred University is the second oldestco-educational college in the United States and one of the earliestto have enrolled African-American and Native American students.Ideal candidates will demonstrate an appreciation of issues thatmatter to our university community, such as diversity and socialjustice.The School of Art and Design at Alfred University is an accreditedmember of NASAD, with 33 full-time faculty serving approximately400 students. The School is unique among institutions of highereducation, with an open curriculum, allowing a robust and diverseexperience in studio art, design, and art history courses. Studentsand faculty alike thrive in an intensive and supportive learningenvironment. Art and Design students are fully integrated intoAlfred University’s community. The New York State College ofCeramics (NYSCC) includes the School of Art and Design, the InamoriSchool of Engineering, and Scholes Library. The NYSCC wasestablished in 1900 to advance research in art, design, andengineering. That intellectual and creative legacy exists in all ofthe areas of study in the School of Art and Design.Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equalemployment opportunity, and will not discriminate against anyemployee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color,sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physicalor mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin,marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status,domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status,political affiliation or any other characteristic protected byapplicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women areencouraged to apply.last_img read more