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Instructor: Art Education

School of Visual Art and Design

University of South Carolina

 

The School of Visual Art and Design at the University of South Carolina invites applications for a non-tenure track Instructor to teach four courses per semester in Art Education. This is a nine-month appointment, beginning August 16, 2017 and ending May 15, 2018. This position may be renewable based on satisfactory performance, school needs, and the availability of funding. The salary is $42,000.

 

The position requires an M.A., with a Ph.D. or ED.d. in Art Education preferred, and experience teaching on the K-12 level and in higher education. Courses for Fall 2017 will include ARTE 520 Art for Elementary Schools and ARTE 571, Directed Teaching in Art (internship in local schools), and its corresponding seminar, ARTE 565/756. Future teaching could also include ARTE 101, Introduction to Art, ARTE 260, Interdisciplinary Relationships in the Arts, ARTE 705, Curriculum Development, and other courses as required.

 

All applicants must fill out an online application, submit a CV that includes a list of courses taught and names and contact information of three professional references, a teaching statement, and a research statement at USC Jobs: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/.

 

Applicants must also submit a single pdf file as an email attachment to artjobs@mailbox.sc.edu. This file must include a letter of application, a CV that includes a list of courses taught and names and contact information of three professional references, a teaching statement, and a research statement. Supporting materials could include a writing sample (an article or chapter), and up to 10 images/files of the candidate’s creative work and up to 10 of student work. The total size limit for this this file is 25MB. Please save file as lastname_firstname_artedsearch.pdf. 

 

The School of Visual Art and Design, http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/art/, employs 32 full-time faculty members who teach classes for over 560 majors in four disciplines: art education, art history, media arts, and studio art. The School, which is accredited with NASAD and NCATE, offers BA, BFA, IMA, MA, MAT, and MFA degrees.

 

The University of South Carolina is a premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report. With more than 46,000 students on eight campuses, the University of South Carolina is a leader in improving the lives of individuals in South Carolina and around the world. Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina employs almost 14,000 people. 

At the University of South Carolina, our employees include some of the brightest minds and most accomplished professionals in the world. The diversity of thought and active engagement of our colleagues makes for a dynamic and interesting work environment.

 

The University has been named a best place to work, and a big part of that is the people. Our diverse faculty and staff embody a dedication to serve our students, so that a job becomes a passion with no limits.

 

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.  Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status.