Morehead State University, recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report, is accepting applications for a full-time, non tenure track position as Visiting Assistant Professor – Ceramics.
Find the official post here: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com/postings/5581
Teaches three courses per semester as well as supervises and teaches advanced studies. Teaching load will include introductory, advanced and graduate level courses in ceramics (hand-building and wheel throwing). Management and maintenance of the ceramics studio is expected. Trains graduate assistants and work study students. Oversees and facilitates health and safety in the ceramics studio. Also responsible for activities related to teaching and learning including but not limited to, instructional planning and curriculum development, student recruitment and retention, student advising and assessment of student learning activities.
M.F.A. in Ceramics required. Knowledge of clay and glaze calculation. Ability to load, fire and maintain both gas and electric kiln and experience with firing wood and soda kilns.
Candidates with university level teaching experience and service are preferred.
Ability to manage a ceramics studio. Ability to lift 25 pounds.
Review of application materials will begin June 25, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled.
To apply visit: https://moreheadstate.peopleadmin.com
to complete the MSU Application for Employment and upload the following: 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vita with contact information for three references; 3) unofficial transcripts; 4) statement of teaching philosophy; 5) examples of personal work.
Contact the office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.