Art History, Theory and Criticism Tenure-Track Faculty (Category I) - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The N.A.S.A.D. accredited Art Department of Metropolitan State University of Denver seeks a tenure-track faculty member with expertise in the art and architecture of Classical Antiquity to teach upper and lower-division undergraduate courses in art history, theory, and criticism. Candidates with a secondary field in Medieval or Byzantine art are strongly preferred.


The successful candidate will be able to teach world art survey and art appreciation courses, as well as specialized courses related to her or his expertise in the field. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to innovative pedagogical strategies are highly desirable. Faculty responsibilities include teaching a 4-course load per semester; advising students; service to the department, college and community; and professional development in the area of expertise. Full-time faculty members are also responsible for revising and developing curriculum in the area and assisting with supervision of part-time faculty. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population, and must be knowledgeable in contemporary pedagogical methodology including the use of appropriate education technology.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in Art History or closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

College level teaching experience is desirable. Evidence of significant scholarly activities in the field, including publications or potential to publish. Advising, curriculum development, and other related administrative experience highly desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applciant you must apply via the online application system,

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Submit: 1) a cover letter of application which relates your education and experience to the qualifications listed above; 2) a current curriculum vitae; 3) statement of teaching philosophy; 4) sample syllabi; 5) a sample of writing/research; and 6) the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three current references.

Please note that you will need all of these materials ready at the time of application. If you are unable to attach any of the documents at the time of application, you will not be able to complete applying for this position.

Keyword Phrases

  • ART - Art
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Art (generic)
  • Art History
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter