Visual Arts Program, Two (2) Positions:
Foundation Drawing/Intermediate Painting
Grenfell Campus is a small (1300) liberal arts and science institution at the Corner Brook Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland. At Grenfell Campus, our emphasis is on a small-class environment and teaching excellence in distinctive multi and interdisciplinary degree programs with four-year Bachelor’s degrees in Arts, Fine Arts, Science, Social Science and Nursing.
The Visual Arts Program at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland invites applications for two 4-month teaching term appointments starting January 1, 2014 and ending April 30, 2014.
Position One: Foundation Drawing/Intermediate Painting – the successful applicant will teach Foundation Drawing (VART 1501) and Intermediate Painting (VART 3101) in a Fine Arts context within a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree program.
Position Two: Three-Dimensional Design/Drawing – the successful applicant will teach Three-Dimensional Design and Media 1521 (Foundation) and Second Year Drawing 2001 in a Fine Arts context within a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree program.
Undergraduate teaching experience, working knowledge of traditional methods, contemporary issues and practices, historical knowledge and safe studio practices are essential. M.F.A. or equivalent combination of professional experience, training and education required. The ability to supervise fourth year students on an individual basis would be a benefit.
Applications will be accepted until November 29, 2013. A letter of application indicating which position is being applied for along with a curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, teaching philosophy, exhibition record, examples of recent work and the names and contact information for three references should be sent in electronic and/or hard copy form to:
The Associate Vice-President (Grenfell Campus) Academic
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Corner Brook, NL A2H 6P9.
Telephone: (709) 639-6526
Fax (709) 637-6218
All appointments are subject to budgetary approval. Salary will reflect qualifications and experience in accordance with the Collective Agreement governing faculty at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.