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.
Indiana Wesleyan University – Faculty in Design
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.
Monday, May 1, 2017
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Southwest Baptist University – Assistant Professor of Art
Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Art with 2D studio experience. Southwest Baptist University is excited to enhance and grow our art program. Located just north of Springfield Missouri, SBU serves around 50 art majors and over 20 art minors in 2D and 3D studio art, art education, graphic design and digital imaging.
Preference will be given to candidates with exceptional painting or drawing experience but are also proficient in a range of media, techniques and art history/theory. This position will see opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and curriculum development.
Friday, March 3, 2017
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Grace International School, Chiang Mai, Thailand – Secondary Art Teacher
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.
Friday, June 30, 2017
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Anderson University – Assistant Professor, Graphic Design
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: www.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.
Saturday, July 1, 2017
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Dr. Jo Carol Mitchell-Rogers
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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.