WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY. Time-Based Media and Interdisciplinary Art Practices Visiting Artist. Two-year appointment, non-renewable. Start July 1, 2021. MFA or equivalent required. The Luther Gregg Sullivan Visiting Artist is expected to be an emerging artist i.e., "early in career," prepared to teach one course per semester in time-based media and interdisciplinary art practices. Local artistic production (a studio provided) and residency are required. Applicants should have a broad knowledge of art history, contemporary theoretical concerns, and competence in a wide range of digital and electronic processes. Knowledge of and experience with 2D graphics, 3D animation, digital video, and multiple computer platforms expected. Teaching experience at college level and exhibition record preferred.
To apply, visit www.wesleyan.edu/facultyopenings
A complete application includes cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and electronic addresses of three references, images of own work and a web-site address that will link us to additional documentation and images of your work, research statement, teaching statement, course syllabi and student evaluations if available. Applications must be received by December 1, 2020.
You will be asked to upload electronic versions of the items we require, which are:
(1) Cover letter. In the cover letter, applicants should describe how they will embrace the college’s commitment to fostering an inclusive community, as well as their experience working with individuals from historically marginalized or underserved groups.
(2) Curriculum vitae
(3) The names and e-mail addresses of three references
(4) For the portfolio: you have the option to upload electronic documents/images (20 max), or a URL. Video or other time-based media may also be submitted as a PDF with links to access the content hosted offsite. Unfortunately, the portfolio application will not accept direct upload of video or sound files.
(5) Statement of current research.
(6) Documentation of teaching experience, including teaching statement, course syllabi.
Wesleyan University, located in Middletown, Connecticut, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious practice or creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or non-position-related criminal record. We welcome applications from women and historically underrepresented minority groups. Inquiries regarding Title IX, Section 504, or any other non-discrimination policies should be directed to: Vice President for Equity & Inclusion / Title IX Officer, 318 North College, 860.685.4771