Jobs in the Fine Arts Department

The Department of Fine Arts, Brandeis University, invites applications for a one year, non-renewable Post Baccalaureate Program Coordinator. This is a full-time appointment starting at the level of lecturer.

Qualifications: MFA or equivalent experience, with college teaching experience beyond the level of teaching assistantships, and an active exhibition record.

The Fine Arts Department is searching for a colleague who will participate in the department and oversee the well reputed Brandeis University Post Baccalaureate Program of the Fine Arts Department.
This position will carry a teaching load of five foundation level courses over the academic year in either painting, drawing, sculpture, or new media in addition to administering and facilitating the Post Baccalaureate program.

Responsibilities regarding the Post Baccalaureate Coordinator position entail oversight or facilitation of the following areas of the program: advertisement and recruitment; admissions; orientation and matriculation; website updates; budgetary expenditures; visiting artist and field trip planning and execution; curriculum implementation; and exhibition coordination.

Candidates must also be comfortable working with students at all skill levels, as well as be able to teach formal and conceptual skills within a liberal arts university setting. Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of contemporary art and art history.

Brandeis University is a small competitive research university located in the metropolitan Boston area. The faculty of the Department of Fine Arts is comprised both of artists and art historians. An excellent visiting artists program and the Rose Art Museum are on-campus resources that augment the studio curriculum. 

Applications for consideration must include the following materials:
Cover letter, 15 images and/or video documentation of recent work with corresponding reference sheet, 5-10 images of student work also with corresponding reference sheet, a C.V. that includes exhibition and teaching experience, a statement of teaching philosophy, the names and contact information for two references.

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First consideration will be given to applications submitted by June 30, 2018.

Brandeis University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates.