Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).
Printmaking/Two-Dimensional Design – one-year, full-time, temporary
Starting fall, 2014
The Department of Art and Art History at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, a student-focused institution, seeks a high-energy, dedicated individual to teach printmaking and two-dimensional design courses (AA#30-3-173). The position is a one-year, full-time, temporary appointment as Instructor, for the academic year of 2014-2015. Salary competitive. The studio art program at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is committed to a printmaking/two-dimensional design curriculum stressing both technical and conceptual skills. The position requires teaching courses in multiple print processes (including, but not limited to, waterless lithography, relief, intaglio and silkscreen printing), Advanced Printmaking and a foundation course in Two-Dimensional Design as well as overseeing the maintenance of the printmaking studio.
Earned MFA in printmaking or related field from an accredited institution required by August 22, 2014, with a strong academic background, successful teaching beyond T.A. and a strong record of current exhibitions or professional activity required. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations preferred. Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process. Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the regular, full-time faculty within the department.
Submit a cover letter addressing your qualifications and experiences for the position, artist’s statement, teaching philosophy, resume, unofficial copy of most recent graduate transcript, contact information for three references (letters on request), 20 images of personal work and 20 images of student work on CD/DVD (readable for both Mac & PC), and SASE (optional for CD/DVD return) to: Chair, Printmaking/Two-Dimensional Design Search, AA#30-3-173, Department of Art and Art History, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.
Applications must be postmarked no later than February 28, 2014. No hand delivered applications accepted. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO Employer. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check. Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.