Art History Tenure-Track Faculty - Early Modern Specialty (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 Art Department of Metropolitan State University of Denver seeks a tenure-track faculty member with expertise in the art and architecture of the Early Modern era to teach upper and lower-division undergraduate courses in art history, theory and criticism.


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 scholarly activity 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 University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply. The successful candidate must also be knowledgeable in contemporary pedagogical methodology, including the use of appropriate education technology.

Required Qualifications

Doctorate in Art History or closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

College level teaching experience 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 applicant YOU MUST FILL OUT THE APPLICATION AT

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 for at least one upper-division course and one lower-division course (combine in one document and place under “other document”); 5) a sample of writing/research.

Candidates advancing to the on-campus interview will be required to submit 3 letters of recommendation and all academic transcripts.

These documents and any other documents that cannot be attached at the time of application can be sent to:
Linda Sivertson, M.H.
Administrative Assistant III
Art Department
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Campus Box 59, P.O. Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362
fax: 303-556-4094

Keyword Phrases

  • ART - Art
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • 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