JOB POSTINGS

Open arts related career opportunities are listed below. CIVA member organizations and institutions are invited to post job openings on the CIVA website, free of charge. Non-members are also welcome to announce open job positions, however, there is a $50 fee for this service.


Hope College – Artist in Residence

Description
The Department of Art & Art History at Hope College offers a residency for early and mid-career artists in design, drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, or sculpture. The twelve-week residency runs each summer from the mid-May through mid-August (May 22—August 14, 2017). The residency provides housing, studio space in the Department of Art and Art History, a $2,000 stipend, and a one-month exhibition at Hope College’s De Pree Art Gallery at the conclusion of the residency. The exhibition will open in late August and run through September. Please visit www.hope.edu/employment/staff for a full job description.

Application Deadline
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Contact Name
Krista Deur, jobs@hope.edu


Sterling College – Art & Design Faculty Position

Description
A full-time faculty position in the Department of Art & Design is available beginning August 1, 2017. We are seeking a broadly skilled individual to join a small, high-performing department. The ideal candidate would be primarily responsible for painting and drawing courses along with some foundations courses. Applicants who are energetic about holding high standards and developing high-caliber art students are encouraged to apply.

To view the list of items to be completed to apply for this position, please go to sterling.edu/employment and view the Art & Design information and job description. Materials are to be submitted electronically to rdodson@sterling.edu.

Application Deadline
Monday, April 24, 2017

Contact Name
Ken Brown


Indiana Wesleyan University – Faculty in Design

Description
Indiana Wesleyan University Division of Art + Design is seeking a colleague who has a desire to teach within a flourishing design program emphasizing a diversity of conceptual and technical design practices. These include majors in Graphic Design, Media Design and Design for Social Impact.

Candidates will have current experience and expertise in one or more of the following areas: typography, interactive design, design thinking, information design, systems design, data visualization, design theory and social design. M.F.A. preferred. Indiana Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Link to full description on indwes.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.

Application Deadline
Monday, May 1, 2017

Contact Name
Kristi Holt, kristi.holt@indwes.edu


Judson College – Assistant Professor of Art

Description
Judson College, located in Alabama and situated in the Baptist tradition, seeks an Assistant/Associate Professor of Art to begin in August 2017. The successful candidate will have an M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Art or a related field and will serve as the Head of the Art Department. She or he will be a generalist who embraces the college’s mission to engage students in a personal environment that challenges them and encourages them to lean into the Christian tradition as they become persons of faith who also think critically and seek to create a more just society. Link to full description at judson.edu/employment.

Application Deadline
Monday, May 1, 2017

Contact Name 
Scott Bullard, sbullard@judson.edu


Wheaton College – Guest Faculty for Art Survey

Description
Multiple sections open both Fall 2017, Spring 2018): Lecture-based introductory class in the history of art. An in-process M.A. in theology or church history with attention some to aesthetics would be considered as well. Art Survey can be taught with either a studio materials focus or an art historical emphasis.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Link to full description at wheaton.edu/hr.

Application Deadline
Friday, May 5, 2017

Contact Name
Cori Cheek, art.department@wheaton.edu


Wheaton College – Guest Faculty for Ceramics I & II OR Sculpture I

Description
Ceramics I (Fall 2017) and Ceramics II (Spring 2018) or Sculpture I (Fall and Spring): Both ceramics classes focus on the vessel as a means of artistic expression. Sculpture I is a basic introduction to sculptural practice. Minimum qualification: in-progress MA or MFA in studio art.
Interested candidates should e-mail: art.department@wheaton.edu WHEATON COLLEGE is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Wheaton complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline
Friday, May 5, 2017

Contact Name
Cori Cheek, art.department@wheaton.edu


Wheaton College – Guest Faculty History of Art & Architecture II OR Renaissance Art

Description
Spring 2018: ART 351, 1700-Present covers the main art and architectural movements on mainstream Western culture, emphases on artistic diversity within the Unites States. ART 353 covers the northern and southern developments in Renaissance Art (c. 1300-1600). Minimum requirement: in progress M.A. in art history or M.F.A. in progress. An in process M.A. in theology or church history with attention some to aesthetics would be considered as well.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Link to full description at wheaton.edu/hr.

Application Deadline
Friday, May 5, 2017

Contact Name
Cori Cheek, art.department@wheaton.edu


Wheaton College – Full- Time Guest Faculty for Graphic Design

Description
Sabbatical replacement for Spring of 2018. Courses include: foundational design course, Graphic Design, Art Survey (lecture-based introductory class in art history.) Also, assist senior design majors in senior exhibitions. Minimum qualification: in progress MFA in graphic design or MFA in studio art with graphic design experience.

Interested candidates should e-mail art.department@wheaton.edu
WHEATON COLLEGE is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. Wheaton complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline
Friday, May 5, 2017

Contact Name
Cori Cheek, art.department@wheaton.edu


Grace International School, Chiang Mai, Thailand – Secondary Art Teacher

Description
The amazing students, who are mostly children of missionaries, at Grace International School are eagerly looking for a full-time high school art teacher. The art program currently includes classes in Art Foundations, Advanced Art, AP Studio Art, and Painting (Pottery is also available). An art education degree is preferred but we can work with art majors who have a love for teaching. For more info: www.gisthailand.org

Chiang Mai, Thailand is a very easy place to live with its great sunny weather, good facilities, and the school comes with an administration staff that is fully supportive of the arts. Link to full description.

Application Deadline
Friday, June 30, 2017

Contact Name
Kate Jitviboon, recruit@gisthailand.org


Anderson University South Carolina – Assistant Professor, Graphic Design

Description
Anderson University seeks a full-time faculty member to teach Web Design/ Digital Media beginning in August, 2017. Responsibilities include teaching 12 hours per semester, academic advising, and institutional service.

M.F.A. in Graphic Design or related discipline preferred. M.A. with significant professional experience considered. Prior university-level teaching/professional practice is strongly desired. For more information visit: andersonuniversity.edu/hr/jobs/faculty/assistant-professor-graphic-design

Anderson University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students. Anderson University does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.

Application Deadline
Saturday, July 1, 2017

Contact Name
Dr. Jo Carol Mitchell-Rogers, jmitchell-rogers@andersonuniversity.edu


Trinity International University – Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

Description
Assistant professor-graphic design for tenure-track position starting fall 2017, pending budgetary approval. Professional experience in graphic design for print and digital media required. Adobe CC software skills required. MFA in graphic design or comparable qualifications required. TC is affiliated with the Evangelical Free Church of America. Faculty must subscribe to Trinity’s Statement of Faith and Community Expectations. Women/minority candidates encouraged to apply. Link to full description at tiu.edu.

Please send CV/resume, cover letter, samples of creative works, and references to: Dr. Thomas Cornman, Dean of TC/TGS; Trinity International University, 2065 Half Day Road, Deerfield, IL, 60015; or to tcornman@tiu.edu. Hard copy samples will not be returned.

Application Deadline
Friday April 28, 2017

Contact Name
Thomas Cornman, tcornman@tiu.edu


George Fox University – Assistant Professor of Art and Design (Half-time)
George Fox University announces a half-time, non-tenure-track faculty position in Art & Design with a specialization in interior design, to begin in January or August 2017. The committee seeks a practicing interior designer with significant professional experience, a broad knowledge of contemporary interior design for residential and commercial use, and an interest in human-centered, socially and environmentally responsible design.

George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God’s truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. As a Christ-centered community, George Fox University is an institution that values diversity as an essential dimension of God’s design for human communities. In seeking to become a more inclusive community, we especially encourage applications from women and candidates from racial and ethnic backgrounds that are underrepresented on our faculty.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Teaching courses at all levels within the interior design concentration of the Art & Design curriculum, including supervision of student internships within the interior design field.
  • Curriculum development and revision for the interior design program as needed.
  • Ability to recruit and work with adjunct interior design faculty as needed.
  • Ability to develop and sustain an ongoing program of relevant scholarship appropriate to the position (which may include professional interior design practice).
  • Participation in the work of the department and the university, including advising and serving on university committees as needed.

Qualifications
A degree from an accredited institution in a relevant field (Interior Design, Interior Architecture, Architecture, etc.) is required. A master’s degree is preferred, but candidates with a relevant bachelor’s degree and significant industry experience may be considered. Working knowledge and experience using industry standard design software (AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite) is essential. Knowledge of Sketch Up is preferred. A commitment to teaching excellence is essential; experience teaching at the college level is preferred. A commitment to working with a diverse population of students (including students of color, first-generation college students, international students, etc.) is essential; demonstrated experience in this area is preferred. Candidates should have (or be eligible for) NCIDQ certification and be members in good standing of one or more relevant professional organizations (e.g. ASID, IIDA, IDEC). All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the Community Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith.

Salary and Rank
Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is anticipated. A half-time teaching load consists of 15-credit hours per year (2-3 courses per semester) within a 9-month contract. Salary and benefits are competitive with comparable institutions.

Application Procedures
Candidates should send a complete faculty application (including an integration of faith and learning essay), a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and examples of professional work to Dr. Laura Hartley, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, George Fox University, 414 N. Meridian Street, #6283, Newberg, OR 97132 or via email to cas@georgefox.edu. Recommendations and other supporting materials may be requested at a later stage of the review process. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled.

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