Lecturer in Visual Arts

University of Chicago Department of Visual Arts

Description

During the autumn, winter, and spring quarters of the 2022-23 academic year the the Department of Visual Arts and the Humanities Collegiate Division may have part-time teaching opportunities either in the Art-Music-Drama General Education (Core) courses, or in the undergraduate curriculum for majors and minors in Visual Arts.

Responsibilities will include preparing studio classes, holding regularly scheduled office hours, and the preparation and grading of assignments and instructional materials.

Depending on the curricular needs of the department, the successful candidate may teach between one and four courses per academic year.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications are a MA/MFA or PhD (or equivalent) in visual art or a related field, or at least one year of experience teaching visual art at the university or post-secondary level.

Application Instructions

To apply for this position candidates must submit their application through the University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment website at http://apply.interfolio.com/117729.

Applicants must upload:

  • a current curriculum vitae;
  • a cover letter that addresses professional and teaching experience;
  • the names and contact information of three references from whom recommendation letters may be solicited.¬†

In the event that a teaching opportunity becomes available, we will contact applicants with the appropriate academic training and experience. This posting will expire on March 31, 2023.

This is a part-time position which is not benefits-eligible. The terms and conditions of employment for this position are covered by a collective bargaining agreement between the University and the Service Employees International Union.

This position is contingent upon budgetary approval. Only complete applications will be considered  For further questions about this position, please contact Alison LaTendresse, Department of Visual Arts, alisonll@uchicago.edu



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