The Department of Jewelry + Metalsmithing in the Division of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design invites applications for a one-year Assistant Professor in Residence. The position will commence in September, 2019 and finish in June, 2020.
Rhode Island School of Design recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, scholarship, professional practice, or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Candidates must be artists demonstrating a significant track record of exhibitions and involvement in the field. Candidates must be capable of inspired criticism and dedicated teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We seek candidates whose creative practice and/or teaching is significantly influenced by works and bodies of knowledge from historically underrepresented communities. Pending administrative approval, term appointments may be renewed for a second year. Renewal requires that candidates be reviewed by our Committee on Faculty Appointments.