We have another addition to our file of ceramic jobs this week. Kutztown University is looking for someone to fill a tenure track position in ceramics. Their posting follows. Please contact them at the link posted below.
Above image: Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Student Union.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.
The Department of Art Education and Crafts invites applications for a full time, tenure track position in Ceramics for the academic year 2016/2017. MFA in Ceramics with a minimum of 3 years university level teaching experience required. Responsibilities include teaching ceramic classes for beginning, advanced and non-art majors. Applicants must be proficient in throwing and hand building techniques, clay body and glaze formulation and the operation of both gas and electric kilns. Applicants must: demonstrate an understanding of contemporary and historical trends and concepts in Ceramics; be familiar with digital environments; and must have an active exhibition record.
Successful interview and demonstration of relevant ability required. Submit the following materials to slide room at: https://kuva.slideroom.com/#/permalink/program/29402/uHKVsYWva4 – a letter of application, current vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, portfolio of 20 examples of professional work including; title, date, medium, size, and 20 examples of student work including; student level, course, and project descriptions, current three letters of reference and unofficial transcripts from all degree programs.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.