Indiana University Purdue Fort Wayne is now accepting applications for an Assistant Professor of Ceramics and 3D Design. Deadline for applications is 12/1/15.
Qualifications / Requirements:
An M.F.A. in Ceramics is required; B.F.A. in related studio preferred. Two years of teaching experience at the college level preferred and evidence of developing or established scholarly and professional activities. Employment is contingent on a satisfactory background records check.
Official post from IU Purdue Fort Wayne: https://www.ipfw.edu/dotAsset/ee2e2570-aef6-4351-b676-a9a1bf5bd4b5.pdf
Department web address:
Primary responsibilities include teaching all levels of ceramics, 3D Design, and additional classes as needed by the department. Position is a 3 class per semester teaching load. The candidate will supervise ceramics labs, kiln firings, mentor work-study students, and oversee Ceramics for Non-Majors classes.
Description of the department:
The Department of Fine Art houses approximately 130 majors in the concentration areas of art education, ceramics, metalsmithing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Ceramic classes are also used in the department’s art minor and qualify as General Education courses. The department awards B.F.A., B.A. in Art Education, and B.A. bachelor degrees and an art minor. The Department of Fine Arts has an active study abroad program and is a National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) a credited program.
Description and location of University:
Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is the largest university in northeast Indiana, offering more than 200 prestigious Indiana University and Purdue University degrees and certificates. More than 13,000 students of diverse ages, races, and nationalities belong to the IPFW family. The 688-acre campus in Fort Wayne is home to nearly 10,000 degree-seeking undergraduate and graduate students. Through IPFW’s partnerships with area high schools, almost 3,300 high school students take dual-credit courses, simultaneously earning both high school and college credits. IPFW is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Learn more about us at ipfw.edu
- Cover letter
- A 1-2 page teaching philosophy
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness
- 15-20 images of professional work, and 15-20 images of student work
- Names and contact information of at least three references
- Artists statement
**All candidates who are interviewed should prepare a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation.
Deadline for applications: Dec. 1st, 2015
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for application instructions.
Contact for information:
Professor Dana Goodman, Search chair
IPFW is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Link to Ceramics concentration: https://www.ipfw.edu/departments/cvpa/depts/fine-arts/bfa-and-ba-program-fine-arts/ceramics-concentration.html