Design Temporary Faculty Position

Kutztown University in Pennsylvania

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 21, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Art Education and Crafts at Kutztown University invites applications for a non-tenured, full-time, one-year, temporary position, with possibility of renewal, in introductory Design courses with possible coursework in Furniture Design or Digital Animation, beginning in the Fall of 2014.  Required: MFA, 3 years of teaching experience or equivalent, a successful teaching demonstration, and an interview.  Teaching duties will include sections of 2D design, 3D design, and/or courses for non-majors.  All applicants must demonstrate a professional understanding of contemporary concepts in art, craft, and design.  Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate an affinity for and a commitment to working with freshman and sophomore visual arts students.  Send a letter of application, vita, official transcripts from all degree programs, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, portfolio (digital or website) of both your own and student artwork, and three current letters of reference to: Prof. George Graf, Recruitment Chair, Department of Art Education and Crafts, Kutztown University, P.O. Box 730, Kutztown, PA 19530. Review of applications will begin May 1, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled. 

Kutztown University is an AA/EOE member of the PA State System of Higher Education and actively solicits applications from women and minorities.  All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.