CalArts seeks Contemporary Art Historian

Posted at art&education: a search for a contemporary art historian at the California Institute of the Arts.

CalArts seeks Contemporary Art Historian

Full-time Regular Faculty, Art Program

Start date: Fall 2011.

The successful candidate with be expected to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in general art history and theory as well as courses in their area of specialization and supervise independent study projects. A significant record of publication, ability to address a range of artistic media and diverse student interests and the ability to teach modern and contemporary art history in an art school context is a must. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in other program duties and committee work. College level teaching experience required. Include CV, letter of application (include teaching philosophy), names and addresses of 3 references, writing samples, supporting materials, and SASE only if return of materials is necessary. Brief course proposals are encouraged.

CalArts is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants and members of underrepresented groups.

Application deadline: Feb 15, 2011.

Send materials to:
Art Historian Search
Thomas Lawson, Dean
School of Art
California Institute of the Arts
24700 McBean Parkway
Valencia, CA 91355