FayettevilleARRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Fayetteville jobs

Endowed Associate or Full Professor of Art Education

Company: University of Arkansas
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Job Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES

The School of Art, in the J. William Fulbright College of the University of Arkansas, invites applications for an Endowed Associate/Full Professor in Art Education, to start in August 2020. Endowed positions in The School of Art come with dedicated and generous research funds.

The newly-developed School of Art aims to create a nationally recognized model for faculty research, teaching, and service. Endowed position holders are expected to develop innovative, collaborative, and interdisciplinary initiatives (both inside and outside the university) and to support the university s mission as a flagship, land-grant university.

The Art Education Program seeks a collaborative, innovative, and critical thinker who is highly engaged in the field of art education with a strong research agenda. The candidate will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses related to art education curriculum and pedagogy, research methodologies, foundations and histories, and contemporary theories. This endowed position also provides the opportunity to develop and teach coursework specific to their research interests, and should be able to teach and conduct research projects concerning equity, diversity, and inclusion from an interdisciplinary perspective, share expertise in the development of graduate level art education programs, foster interdisciplinary cross-campus relationships, and connect with a vibrant local and regional art education community. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

DUTIES FOR THIS POSITION INCLUDE:

* Teach two courses per semester in areas related to the applicant s expertise and in consultation with the program head and School of Art director

* Maintain active and nationally significant research

* Assist in planning and implementing new graduate degrees

* Participate in B.F.A. in Art Education reviews and serve on future graduate thesis and dissertation committees

* Participate in advising, committee work, and other services

* Be a consistently present and active member of the community

* Contribute positively to program and School of Art recruitment efforts

IN ADDITION TO THESE DUTIES, ENDOWED FACULTY ARE REQUIRED TO:

* Engage in a minimum of one outreach effort per year

* Maintain a research record appropriate to the prominence of the appointment

* Produce an annual report detailing research, service, and teaching metrics and accomplishments

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: PLEASE ENSURE THAT ALL RELEVANT APPLICATION MATERIALS INCLUDE DETAILS ADDRESSING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS. APPLICANTS NOT MEETING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS WILL BE DISQUALIFIED FROM CONSIDERATION.

* Ph.D. or Ed.D. in art education or a related field from an accredited institution

* Active and nationally significant research record

* Minimum of six years of university-level teaching experience

* Evidence of strong interpersonal and communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

* Evidence of strong research record relative to diversity, equity, and inclusion

* Demonstrated commitment to community outreach

* Graduate-level teaching and advising experience

* Interest or experience in interdisciplinary and community collaborations

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS POSITION

The following physical activities are associated with the position and will be performed with or without an accommodation. All individuals are encouraged to apply.

Frequently:

* Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding

* Hearing

* Sitting

* Talking

Employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and/or visual inspection at distances close to the eyes.

TYPES OF BACKGROUND CHECKS REQUIRED
National criminal background and registered sex offender check

PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING REQUIREMENTS

The University of Arkansas is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

Posting Detail Information

FUTURE OPEN DATE

CLOSE DATE

OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Yes

ANTICIPATED START DATE
08/17/2020

ANTICIPATED END DATE

RECRUITMENT CONTACT INFORMATION

Professor Angela M. LaPorte
alaporte@uark.edu

All application materials must be uploaded to the U of A s employment system at jobs.uark.edu. Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS SUMMARY

Applicants must submit an applicant profile on the University of Arkansas Careers site at http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/37246.

On the University of Arkansas Careers site, please submit:

* The applicant profile

* A Letter of application that includes a teaching philosophy (pedagogical praxis of implementing critical thinking and promoting diversity), research, service, and a statement of diversity.

* Curriculum vitae

* Two samples of published or forthcoming scholarly research. Please submit each writing sample as a single PDF, including images. Books may be sent to the following address and will be returned upon request.

School of Art
c/o Angela M. LaPorte
340 N. Garland
Fine Arts Center, Room 116
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

* Relevant sample course syllabi (Submit as a single PDF).

* Please list three professional references (name, title, email address, and contact number) willing to provide letters of recommendation if requested during the application process.

Completed applications received by January 3, 2020 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. For additional inquiries, please contact the search committee chair: Professor Angela M. LaPorte, alaporte@uark.edu.

HIRING LOCATION
222 Administration Building Fayetteville, AR 72701.

EEO STATEMENT

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

Keywords: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville , Endowed Associate or Full Professor of Art Education, Education / Teaching , Fayetteville, Arkansas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Education / Teaching Jobs


Computer Science Instructor - Fall 2019 (Remote, $20/hr+)
Description: Do you love working with kids and inspiring the next generation of engineers, designers, and builders Instructors at Juni Learning work directly with students ages 8-18 by teaching weekly, online coding (more...)
Company: Juni Learning
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Entry Level Teacher (K-12) - Open to All Majors & Experience Levels
Description: As a Teach For America Corps Member, you will have the privileged and unique opportunity to inspire and impact the education of young children by serving in a full-time salaried teacher in a low-income (more...)
Company: Teach For America
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 01/18/2020

Lacrosse Instructor / Counselor
Description: Cobbossee is a 4-week, 2-session sleepaway summer camp in Maine. The dates for this position run from June 16th to August 15th, 2020. For more on what summer camping actually is, see the very bottom of (more...)
Company: Camp Cobbossee for Boys
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: 01/17/2020


Entry Level Teacher (K-12) - Open to All Majors & Experience Levels
Description: As a Teach For America Corps Member, you will have the privileged and unique opportunity to inspire and impact the education of young children by serving in a full-time salaried teacher in a low-income (more...)
Company: Teach For America
Location: Broken Arrow
Posted on: 01/18/2020

Entry Level Teacher (K-12) - Open to All Majors & Experience Levels
Description: As a Teach For America Corps Member, you will have the privileged and unique opportunity to inspire and impact the education of young children by serving in a full-time salaried teacher in a low-income (more...)
Company: Teach For America
Location: Fort Smith
Posted on: 01/18/2020

Special Education Tutors
Description: At Varsity Tutors, our vision is to connect learners and experts anywhere, any time and in any subject. As a part of this vision, we are looking to contract with
Company: Varsity Tutors
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: 01/17/2020

Assistant Professor in Human Neuroscience (Two Open Positions)
Description: SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES br br The Department of Psychological Science in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas invites applications for two tenure-track (more...)
Company: University of Arkansas
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Assistant Professor of Spanish
Description: SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES br br The Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Spanish, to begin (more...)
Company: University of Arkansas
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 01/17/2020

Entry Level Teacher (K-12) - Open to All Majors & Experience Levels
Description: As a Teach For America Corps Member, you will have the privileged and unique opportunity to inspire and impact the education of young children by serving in a full-time salaried teacher in a low-income (more...)
Company: Teach For America
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: 01/18/2020

Assistant/Associate Professor of Geography GIScience
Description: SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES br br The Department of Geosciences at University of Arkansas invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor of Geography GIScience with an anticipated start (more...)
Company: University of Arkansas
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 01/15/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arkansas jobs by following @recnetAR on Twitter!

Fayetteville RSS job feeds