The Department of Art at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (UB) is seeking a professionally active print-based artist with a strong exhibition record and growing national reputation to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels. This is a tenure track, Assistant Professor position with full benefits and salary commensurate with experience, starting in fall 2022. UB is a tier 1 research institution with generous opportunities for funding research and travel to present work. The Department of Art faculty engage a broad range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary practices, supporting a diverse student body and approaches to artmaking.
The successful candidate will work to advance the expanded field of print through their practice. Their vision and innovation will bring the curriculum into the future with a multidisciplinary approach that integrates print into the overall undergraduate and graduate programs.
Our print studios are managed by a full-time instructional support technician who oversees day-to-day operations. Labs house equipment, tools, and chemistry for lithography, screenprint, etching, relief, letterpress and book arts. Students have access to Mac-based computers, adobe software, copiers, printers, large scale printing services, vinyl and laser cutting and 3-D printing. Print labs have natural light and excellent ventilation.
• teach two courses per semester
• mentor graduate students
• develop and implement curriculum
• head Print Media concentration
• supervise the Instructional Support Associate for Print Media (Print Tech)
• assist in student recruitment
• serve on departmental and university committees
• advance your professional artistic practice and/or scholarly research • develop and sustain service to the profession/field
We respectfully recognize that University at Buffalo’s location is within the traditional territories of the Haudenosaunee people, and that the present is always built on the past, which must be continually acknowledged. In the Department of Art, diversity, inclusion and equity are central to our mission. Art as a practice represents, reflects, critiques and dreams for a culture. It is a discipline of creativity, criticality and expression. By its nature, art balances the examination of culture through humility and critical inquiry. It is with awareness and acknowledgement of diverse and intersectional identities that we approach the practice and scholarship of contemporary art.
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our http://buffalo.edu/website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.
The University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.