Art Professor- Studio Art Painting



Job description

The University of Miami (UM) is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.

The Department of Art and Art History, in the College of Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a tenure-track (assistant professor) position in painting. The candidate will primarily teach undergraduate and graduate students in the areas of painting and drawing. Interaction with students from other media areas is encouraged. We are seeking candidates who will actively contribute to the Department and University through the quality and quantity of their research and practice while also maintaining active participation in our richly diverse community of students, staff, and faculty.

Qualifications: MFA required; two years teaching experience beyond graduate school preferred. We are seeking a candidate with a distinguished and active exhibition record as a painter. The candidate is required to have expertise in traditional painting media, knowledge of the medium’s history as well as an understanding of contemporary painting/art issues.

Salary will be determined by the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The Faculty appointment date will be effective August 15, 2019.

How to apply

Please apply to this position through the University’s Faculty Careers Website:

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