The Department of Art at the University of California, Riverside, invites applications for a tenure track position Assistant Professor in Painting, effective July 1, 2013.
MFA in studio art working primarily with painting and drawing.
The department seeks an artist possessing a broad understanding of contemporary visual arts.
Candidates must be able to participate in shaping a curriculum that is inclusive of both technical and critical issues.
The department desires a candidate who is a working artist with significant exhibition history, who has broad understanding of the history and contemporary practice within the medium as well as the practical and theoretical implications of new technologies. Hired candidate will teach 4.5 courses per academic year and will participate in the formation of curriculum and other departmental planning.
Commensurate with education and experience.
Applications should include cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, adequate representation of production with supplemental material, and three letters of reference in PDF electronic format, emailed to:
Painting Search Committee
Department of Art
Review of applications will begin on January 8, 2013 and will continue until position is filled.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.