Please help me get the word out to all who might be interested in our Assistant Professor of Media Production job. The colleagues and students (both in the Art Department and Film and Television Studies Program) are great, and it’s a lovely place to live!!
Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Start August 2016.
THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT
<>The Department of Art & Art History seeks an artist-scholar to teach a range of undergraduate courses in media production within a liberal arts environment. Fluency in digital/video production is required, and additional experience in related fields such as animation, film/cinema, installation, and/or transmedia storytelling is desired. Preference will be given to artists who can demonstrate an integrative approach in connecting studio practice to media history and theory. <>
MFA, strong record of media production and exhibitions, and teaching experience beyond the TA level is required. Candidates should possess a broad knowledge of media history, contemporary art issues, and studio practice. <>
The successful candidate will be expected to conduct an active program of creative activity, teach at all levels, and advise undergraduate students, in addition to professional contributions and service.
The Department of Art & Art History offers a B.A. in Studio Art, a B.A. in Art History, and a B.S. in Art Education. The successful candidate will also be an affiliated faculty member in the Film and Television Studies Program, located in the English Department.
Apply online at http://www.uvmjobs.com/ <http://www.uvmjobs.com/>. Applications must include: a cover letter with a description of creative practice and teaching experience, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, contact information for three references, and links to three samples of artistic work. Interviews by appointment at the annual conference of the College Art Association. Please indicate in letter if attending.
The Department will begin reviewing applications on December 1, 2015. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Department is committed to increasing faculty diversity and welcomes applications from women, veterans, and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and people with disabilities.
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