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Title: Assistant Professor of Art Education
Dept: Art/Arts & Sciences
Position Number: 13026
This Position Was Last Updated: 5/7/2013

Assistant Professor of Art Education
Department of Art, College of Arts and Sciences

A dynamic, established Art Education Program within a studio-oriented department is seeking an exceptional art educator with research and studio experience to contribute to the B.F.A. in Art Education program. Desirable candidates will show; Expertise in historical/philosophical and contemporary theories and practices, as well as critical issues in Art Education. Knowledge and/or experience in curriculum, program development, and program assessment. Interest and ability in obtaining external funding, as well as active participation in research, creative activities, and Art Education professional organizations. This is a full-time, tenure-track position beginning
August 1, 2013.

The position duties include: Teaching in all aspects of the Art Education Program (major and non-majors), supervising student teaching, assisting in the Administration of the Art Education Program (including assessment, reporting, grant writing, and program development), advising and other committee service (Departmental, College, and University levels)and collaborating in Outreach Programs.

The Department of Art, part of the College of Arts and Sciences, offers B.A. in Art History, and a B.F.A. in Studio Art and Art Education, and M.F.A. degrees, all with strong Studio, Art History and Liberal Arts components. The B.F.A. in Art Education leads to recommendation for the NC K-12 Teacher Licensure in Art. The Department of Art is housed in a brand new building with state-of-the-art facilities (http://www.uncg.edu/art).

Greensboro is a diverse city, reflective of the larger adjacent metropolitan areas. UNCG is also one of the most diverse campuses in the UNC System, reflected in the composition of its undergraduate student body (http://oedi.uncg.edu/diversity/). We seek to attract a diverse applicant pool for this position, including women and members of minority groups. We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer with a strong commitment to faculty diversity and will respond creatively to the needs of dual-career couples.

Earned or anticipated by August 1, 2013, a PhD degree in Art Education or an equivalent degree, K-12 school experience required, qualification for North Carolina teaching license in Art Education, higher education teaching experience preferred, and scholarly research record with evidence of potential for national reputation.

Review of applications will begin January 18, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

Please send the following:

Letter of application
Curriculum vitae
Statement of teaching philosophy and research interests
Sample syllabus for courses taught in Art Education
Three (3) letters of recommendation
Juried Publications, 20 digital images of artistic work (CD with labeled pieces), 10-20 digital images or other exemplars of student work (K-12 and/or college) produced under your guidance.

Send completed applications to: Pat Wasserboehr, Art Education Search Committee Chair, Department of Art
UNC Greensboro, P.O. Box 26170, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170.


Competitive and commensurate with rank, qualifications and experience.

Effective Date:
August 1, 2013