Instructors (Art and Art History) – 2021 Open Pool



NOTE: This job listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!

Job description

Position Location
Fort Collins, CO

Posting Number: 202000286F

Proposed Annual Salary Range

Employee Benefits

Colorado State University (CSU) and the State of Colorado are committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for permanent full-time and part-time classified employees in the following University benefit areas.

Position Type: Faculty

Description of Work Unit

The Art & Art History Department curriculum supports majors in Studio Art (BA, BFA and MFA), Art History (BA), and Art Education (BA). Concentrations include: Art Education, Art History, Drawing, Electronic Art, Fibers, Graphic Design, Metalsmithing, Painting, Photo Image Making, Pottery, Printmaking, and Sculpture. Colorado State University has a strong and on-going commitment to equity and diversity among students, faculty and staff.

Tenure/Tenure Track?

% Research

% Teaching

% Service

% Administration

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on

Position Summary

Instructors are hired to teach courses in studio art, art education, and art history areas. This pool is for non-tenure track positions and is intended to collect applications throughout the year. The department draws from this pool if and when there is a need for a non-tenure track (and often temporary) instructor in a specific area or for a specific class. There may be any number of reasons for this type of hire: temporary sabbatical replacement, instructor replacement, retirements, emergency medical leave replacements, etc.

Conditions of Employment
Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires)

Required Job Qualifications

Candidates should have relevant teaching experience.

Preferred Job Qualifications

A terminal degree (or equivalent experience) is preferred.

How to apply

Apply online

A complete application consists of:

1) Cover Letter

2) Current CV

3) List of three references

4) Unofficial transcripts

Applicants may choose to upload a portfolio of their studio work and/or teaching examples with their application, though this is not required.

References will not be contacted without prior notification to candidates.

To document teaching excellence, applicants must also submit Course Materials and Sample Syllabus or Syllabi. Class or Student Evaluations are optional but encouraged.

Background Check Policy Statement

Colorado State University strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will also be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the University, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

EEO Statement

Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.

The Acting Title IX Coordinator is the Vice President for Equity, Equal Opportunity and Title IX, 123 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO. 80523-0160, (970) 491-1715, [email protected].

The Section 504 and ADA Coordinator is the Vice President for Equity, Equal Opportunity and Title IX, 101 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0160, (970) 491-5836.

Diversity Statement

Personal and professional commitment to diversity and inclusion as demonstrated by involvement in teaching, research, creative activity, service to the profession and/or diversity/inclusion activities.

Search Contact
Kaity Lewis [email protected]

Your life is an open book, and you can write your own chapter at Colorado State University. This is a place where you can explore your interests in a way that reflects your values and goals. So get ready for an education that’s personal, challenging and relevant. Tap into the spirit of service that unites our campus community. And build a foundation for a future of unlimited possibilities.