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Assistant Professor of Ceramic Art

Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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The School of Art and Design, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University is seeking candidates for a tenure track faculty position in the Division of Ceramic Art at the rank of assistant or associate professor with an emphasis in ceramic art, sculpture.

The Division of Ceramic Art, within the School of Art and Design at Alfred University, has a distinguished history as a premier institution for education in the arts and fosters a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary environment for research and practice. The Division of Ceramic Art is comprised of six full time faculty, a teaching fellowship, a rotating international chair, and three full time technicians. The scope of the Division of Ceramic Art is wide-ranging, embracing history and innovation, tradition and emerging forms of visual art. The material intensive curriculum develops skill and intellect through theory, technological research and creative practice. Undergraduate and graduate programs are strongly intertwined. In our two-year MFA program, graduate students navigate wide-ranging practices in the visual arts. More information about the program can be viewed at:

The Division of Ceramic Art seeks a dynamic artist who will participate in shaping the future of ceramic art at Alfred. We are seeking applicants immersed in one or any combination of genres; ceramic sculpture, sculpture and/or installation, design, performance, or forms at the intersection of all these. While the applicant’s relationship to material specificity or plurality may be open and variable, interested candidates should possess a strong background in ceramic methodology with an ability to speak to contemporary practice across genres. Additionally, we encourage applications from studio artists with any of the following competencies or interests: craft/art/cultural theory; glaze chemistry/material science; digital methodologies/technologies; program conceptualizing and building. A strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education and teaching is expected. We invite applicants from across the globe.

Minimum qualifications include an M.F.A. in studio art or design or its equivalent.

The successful candidate will have an active exhibition record and established recognition in the field; three years teaching experience or equivalent is required; salary will be commensurate with experience.

The School of Art and Design at Alfred University is an accredited member of NASAD, with 35 full-time faculty serving more than 500 students. The School is unique among institutions of higher education with an open curriculum, allowing a robust and diverse experience in studio art, design, and mt history courses. Students and faculty alike thrive in an intensive and supportive learning environment. School of Art and Design students are fully integrated into Alfred University’s community of 2,000 students. The New York State College of Ceramics (NYSCC) includes the School of Art and Design, the lnamori School of Engineering, and Scholes Library. The NYSCC was established in 1900 to advance research in art, design, and engineering. That intellectual and creative legacy exists in all of the areas of study in the School of Art and Design.

Submit your letter of interest, CV, artist statement, teaching philosophy, 20 images (with image list) of personal work and 20 images (with image list) of student work examples. Include contact information for three references (address, phone number, and email). Please apply at the following link:

For further information about the position, contact Search Chair, Professor Johnathan Hopp at Review of applications begins October 1, 2019 and is on-going until the position is filled.


Sculpture and 3D Design Position – University of Lynchburg

Friday, February 8th, 2019

The Art Department at the University of Lynchburg (Lynchburg, VA) is currently seeking candidates for a Sculpture & 3D Design position (one year appointment with the possibility to convert to tenure-track).

The application deadline is March 1st, 2019.

For the full job listing, visit:

Assistant Professor in Sculpture – Rutgers University

Friday, February 1st, 2019

The Department of Art & Design of the Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor in Sculpture. The position will begin in September 2019. Candidates must be proficient in a broad range of sculptural processes and techniques. This search also welcomes candidates with an interdisciplinary practice that might include, for example, performance and installation. Housed within a public university, the department is committed to diversifying its faculty and encourages applications that reflect our diverse student body.

The candidate should be active in their field with a significant record of professional achievement, a broad knowledge of contemporary art, and be ready to engage with the opportunities for collaboration within a large, diverse, public research university.
The candidate should have a demonstrated commitment to teaching, the ability to fully participate in an interdisciplinary arts environment, and the potential for academic leadership.


Assistant Professor of Art in Sculpture – Washington and Lee University

Friday, January 11th, 2019

The Department of Art and Art History at Washington and Lee University is currently conducting a tenure-track search for an Assistant Professor of Art in Sculpture. Washington and Lee is a highly selective, private, liberal arts university with approximately 1800 undergraduates, located in the Shenandoah Valley in Lexington, Virginia.

The posting for the position can be here


Mellon Gateway Postdoctoral Fellow in Visual Art – Brown University

Friday, January 11th, 2019

Brown University’s Department of Visual Art wants to offer a special opportunity to a young or emerging artist in the field of Sculpture and Social Practice. This position is made possible by a grant from the Mellon Foundation. The purpose of this grant is to increase opportunities for young or emerging artists from Historically Underrepresented Groups, or artists whose work deals with issues important to Historically Underrepresented Groups.

The chosen candidate will be given significant financial support for two years to build their careers, with minimal teaching (one course per year), and then after two years will start in an Assistant Professor Tenure Track position in the Visual Art Department, teaching both foundational and upper-level courses to undergraduate students.

For additional position information and to apply, please visit:

Assistant Professor in Digital Photography – California State University San Marcos

Monday, January 7th, 2019

The Art, Media, and Design Department at California State University San Marcos seeks a full-time tenure track candidate whose work is based in digital photography.

The candidate should demonstrate a professional record of exhibition in photographic practices and scholarly expertise in critical histories and theories of photography and representation. Hybrid practices that include photography are welcomed.

Minimum Qualifications: Master of Fine Arts or equivalent experience. Strong national/international exhibition record and minimum 2 years of college level teaching experience.

A review of applications will begin on January 25, 2019.

For more information about the position, visit:

Assistant Professor in Ceramics – University of Alabama

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

The Department of Art and Art History at The University of Alabama invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Ceramics, beginning fall semester 2019. An MFA or equivalent is required. The ideal candidate is a practicing artist who is dedicated to teaching undergraduate and graduate ceramics and is well versed in the practice and theory of traditional and contemporary methodologies in ceramics. Demonstrated knowledge of a broad range of approaches to working in ceramics is required and experience with contemporary technologies related to ceramics such as 3-D modeling and printing is desirable. Candidates must be active in the production and exhibition of work in the area of ceramics and must show a dynamic engagement in contemporary fine art discourse and practice.

Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019


Assistant Professor in Photography – Virginia Commonwealth University

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

With a nationally recognized Visiting Artist Program, prominent Department and Affiliated Faculty, comparatively low annual tuition, and a wealth of graduate grant, travel, and teaching opportunities, we are one of the most dynamic, unique graduate MFA programs in the country.  And we are GROWING!  The Department is currently searching for a new Assistant Professor in Photography to start in fall 2018.


Hongik University faculty positions

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Hongik University has openings for faculty positions and would like to invite applications from any interested members of your department/college for the Spring Semester starting from March 1st 2019.


Kenyon College Drawing/Printmaking Visiting Position

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a one-year visiting position in the Department of Art at the rank of visiting assistant professor beginning July 2018.