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Woldenberg Art Center

Phone: (504) 865-5327
Fax: (504) 862-8710

 

Employment Opportunities


Tulane University: School of Liberal Arts: Art
Art Historian, Professor of Practice in Asian Art

Location: New Orleans, LA

Closes: Jan 10, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Newcomb Art Department and the Program for Asian Studies of Tulane University in New Orleans seek an art historian specializing in any area and period of Asian art. Teaching will include lecture courses and seminars for undergraduate and graduate students in the area of specialty. This is a joint appointment in Art History and Asian Studies; the appointee will teach 3 courses in art history and 3 courses for Asian Studies (with some courses cross-listed between the two departments).

The successful candidate will have the ability and willingness to teach an advanced class in Chinese or Japanese for the Asian Studies program. Participation in usual Art Department and Asian Studies activities is expected, although committee work and department/university service is not required.

Position is non-tenure-track, renewable every three years, to begin fall 2018. The Newcomb Art Department has a dynamic art history faculty, which enjoys a collegial environment, flexibility in course offerings, accomplished and engaged students, and small class sizes. The New Orleans Museum of Art has an outstanding collection of Asian art; it is especially strong in Japan and notable in South Asia. For priority consideration materials must be received by received by Jan. 10, 2018. Position open until filled.

Qualifications
A Ph.D. in art history or a relevant field is required; prior teaching experience preferred. Specialty in Japan preferred, although all areas will be considered.

Application Instructions
Submit a letter of application outlining teaching approach and interests, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin Jan. 10, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. To apply: http://apply.interfolio.com/45340
 


Tulane University: School of Liberal Arts: Art
Non-Tenure, Professor of Practice, Photography

Location: New Orleans, LA
Closes: Jan 10, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


The Newcomb Art Department of Tulane University in New Orleans seeks a Professor of Practice (non-tenure track, 3-year renewable appointment) in the area of Photography, appointment to begin July 2018.


Teaching responsibilities include introductory to advanced undergraduate photography classes (2/2 Load). Additionally, this position supports the technical maintenance of all aspects of the photography facilities. Facilities include B&W darkroom with 16 enlargers, advanced/private B&W darkrooms, digital classroom with Macintosh units and Adobe software, Imacon large format film scanner, Epson inkjet printers, and photographic equipment for student checkouts such as cameras (35mm, medium format, 4x5, DSLRs), tripods and lighting kits.
 

Qualifications:
- M.F.A in Photography or related field
- Active exhibition record
- A minimum of one year of teaching experience beyond the graduate teaching assistant level
- Comprehensive knowledge of the photographic medium
- Ability to teach digital, analog and hybrid processes
- Commitment to emerging technologies and current discourse in critical theory
 

Application Instructions
Submit applications at http://apply.interfolio.com/45557  with 20 images of own work and up to 20 images of student work. Please limit time-based recordings to 5 minutes each. Also include a statement about own work, teaching philosophy and copies of syllabi if available, three letters of recommendation, list of five references. For priority, consideration materials must be received by received by Jan. 10, 2018. Position open until filled.


Tulane University: School of Liberal Arts: Art
Non-Tenure, Professor of Practice, Glass Sculpture

Location: New Orleans, LA
Closes: Jan 10, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


The Newcomb Art Department of Tulane University in New Orleans seeks a Professor of Practice (non-tenure track, 3-year renewable appointment) in Visual Arts: Glass Sculpture, appointment to begin July 2018.  

Teaching will include 2 courses per semester on the beginning, intermediate or advanced levels to undergraduates as well as the advising of graduate students in specialty. Responsibilities also include technical support for studio operation, construction and repair. This position oversees undergraduate lab assistants.
 

Qualifications
An MFA is required, 2 years of post-degree university teaching experience preferred. Candidates must have experience with a broad range of glass equipment and processes, and possess good technical skills associated with the operation and repair of glass equipment. Also desired is a substantial knowledge of historical and current theoretical discourse in glass sculpture and the visual arts in general. The candidate also must possess the ability to teach all levels of undergraduate glass curriculum.
 

Application Instructions
Submit applications at: apply.interfolio.com/45556 with 20 images of own work and up to 20 images of student work. Please limit time-based recordings to 5 minutes each. Also include statement about own work, teaching philosophy and copies of syllabi if available, three letters of recommendation, list of five references. For priority consideration materials must be received by Jan. 10, 2018. Position open until filled.


Tulane University, Newcomb Art Dept., 202 Woldenberg Art Center, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5327 artdept@tulane.edu