Job Opening Asian Art History, Teaching Fellow (full-time, one year)

job opening - 5Institution:   Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, Art History
Location:   Illinois, United States
Position:   Non-Tenure Track Faculty; Asian Art History Full-time Fellow Teaching Position

Art History -Augustana College invites applications for a Teaching Fellowship in Art History.  This is a full-time, one-year position.  A PhD in hand is desired, but ABD candidates will be considered. Teaching and research specialization are open, but ideally the candidate will complement the specialization of faculty in the department.  Expertise in Asian art history is preferred.  Teaching responsibilities will include sections of the art history survey required for art history and studio art majors, a course in non-western art, a 300-level Asian art history class as well as a 300-level Special Topics course (Japanese art history course preferred) in the candidates area of specialization.  The teaching load is 7 courses for the year on a 10-week trimester calendar. Strong candidates will be able to demonstrate a desire to teach and mentor undergraduates, and support the mission of the Department of Art History and the College.   Question should be directed to the chair of the department, Dr. Catherine Goebel atcatherinegoebel@augustana.edu.

Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded
115-acre campus.  Rock Island, Illinois is one of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents.  Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds.  We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed.  Details about Augustana, our expectation of the faculty, the selection process and the Quad Cities all are available at the Faculty Search website:  http://www.augustanafaculty.org/.To apply, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, writing sample, and three confidential letters of recommendation to:

Search #118-14

Art History Committee , C/O Margaret Farrar, Associate Dean,

Augustana College,

639  38th Street, Rock Island, IL  61201

or
by email to sherrydocherty@augustana.edu .

Applications review will begin following the application deadline of April 2, 2014.

Contact:
catherinegoebel@augustana.edu
Website: http://www.augustana.edu

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