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

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Teaching responsibilities each semester, along with some expectation of service associated with the position.

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of Alabama seeks to appoint one full-time instructor in the area of studio art (2D Design and Drawing). This is a non-tenure track, multi-year position, renewable upon contingency. In addition to teaching responsibilities, other responsibilities include service to the profession and engaging in departmental, college and university service.

Qualifications: MFA in 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 two years 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 0809494). 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 search chair, Dr. Catherine Pagani ( Review of applications will begin on 6/2/15 and end on 7/2/15.

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
  • Instructor, Instructor, Art, Multi-Year Contract
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Art (generic)
  • Design (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
Cover Letter