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Assistant Professor of Art – Printmaking / Foundations, Tenure-track

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2017, and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 6, 2017. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Include letter of application, CV, 3 letters of recommendation, transcript showing highest degree conferred, statement of teaching philosophy (printmaking and drawing or design), sample syllabus for printmaking and the second area, 20 digital images of personal work & proof sheet, and 20 digital images of student work & proof sheet w/ detailed information about student projects, reflecting applicant’s ability to teach printmaking processes and a one or more foundation drawing or design areas. Submit application digitally as zipped files via e-mail (JPEG files (no smaller than 1024 ppi. / 72 res. on long side) for each image file. Label images i.e. Jane_Doe_1.jpg, etc.). No personal URLs or websites in place of portfolio requirements. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to: Mark Anderson, Search Committee Chair Baylor University One Bear Place #97263 Waco, Texas 76798-7263 Application materials must be submitted electronically to: Art_Faculty_Search@baylor.edu

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Position Information

Job Title Assistant Professor of Art – Printmaking / Foundations, Tenure-track
Vacancy Number (HISTORICAL) F014586
Vacancy Number F014586
Position Type Faculty
City Waco
State TX
Zip 76798
Position Description

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally-ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The university is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris (http://www.baylor.edu/profuturis/). As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.

To learn more about the College of Arts and Sciences http://www.baylor.edu/artsandsciences/ , Baylor University http://www.baylor.edu/, or the Department of Art http://www.baylor.edu/art/, please visit the appropriate URL.

Rank Assistant Professor
Tenure Information Tenure Track
Responsibilities

Tenure-track with expectation to teach courses in the Printmaking and foundations curriculum and to maintain an active and peer-recognized professional studio practice.

Required Qualifications

MFA in Printmaking required in hand at the start of the appointment. Prefer three or more years of teaching experience at the university level teaching printmaking, and drawing or two-dimensional design. The successful candidate must have experience teaching traditional and contemporary practices in lithography, intaglio, relief, and screenprint, and must be able to maintain a printmaking studio. Must provide visual evidence of success in teaching printmaking and some level of drawing or 2-d design.

Preferred Qualifications
Rank and Salary Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Part-Time / Full-Time Full Time
Special Conditions for Eligibility

Posting Detail Information

About Baylor

Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.

-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
-Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (www.baylor.edu/about)
-Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents
-Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
-Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
-Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
-Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
-Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit http://wacochamber.com/community/about-waco.

EEO Statement

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Desired Start Date 08/01/2018
Open Date 08/30/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2017, and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 6, 2017.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Include letter of application, CV, 3 letters of recommendation, transcript showing highest degree conferred, statement of teaching philosophy (printmaking and drawing or design), sample syllabus for printmaking and the second area, 20 digital images of personal work & proof sheet, and 20 digital images of student work & proof sheet w/ detailed information about student projects, reflecting applicant’s ability to teach printmaking processes and a one or more foundation drawing or design areas. Submit application digitally as zipped files via e-mail (JPEG files (no smaller than 1024 ppi. / 72 res. on long side) for each image file. Label images i.e. Jane_Doe_1.jpg, etc.). No personal URLs or websites in place of portfolio requirements. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Mark Anderson, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97263
Waco, Texas 76798-7263

Application materials must be submitted electronically to: Art_Faculty_Search@baylor.edu

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