Instructor, Instructor, Art & Art History, Multi-Year Contract - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of Alabama seeks to appoint two full-time instructors: one in the area of art history (Western survey) and one in the area of studio art (digital media). These are non-tenure track, multi-year positions, renewable upon contingency. Other responsibilities include service to the profession and engaging in departmental, college and university service.

MA/MFA in Art History/Studio Art; a record of successful teaching (beyond the graduate teaching assistant level) and its assessment; commitment to integrating new technologies in teaching; encouraging interactive classroom learning; and an active professional record. A minimum of one year of teaching relevant courses at the college level is required. Prior experience using Blackboard is preferred.

To apply, go to and complete the online application (job posting number 0809381). Upload a CV under “Resume/Curriculum Vitae” and a letter of application containing contact information for three professional references under “Other Documents 1.” Questions about this search should be directed to the Search Chair, Dr. Catherine Pagani ( Review of applications will begin on 4/15/15 and will end on 5/15/15.

Additional Position Information

The University of Alabama, the state’s flagship public research university, is located in Tuscaloosa, about 50 miles southwest of Birmingham. UA’s enrollment is diverse, drawing from the state of Alabama, the Southeast region and the nation, and increasingly from around the world. Total enrollment exceeds 33,500 students and continued growth is projected for the coming years.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • ART
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Art History
  • Digital Arts
  • Art (generic)
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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