||The Department of Art invites applications for a tenure-track position in Studio Art and Art History; teaching contemporary sculpture with new media (video, performance, and installation) and traditional methods, to begin fall 2014. The Illinois College Art Program is in an exciting transition and has created a unique and diverse curriculum. This diversity combines traditional methods found in French and Italian art academies with innovative and challenging courses. Other studio course responsibilities include 3D design and ceramics. Survey of World Art and Contemporary Art History focused on cultural identity, gender and women's studies, feminism and postmodernism. Knowledge of K-12 Art education standards and curriculum and a strong exhibition record preferred. MFA is required.
Illinois College is a liberal arts college dedicated to student opportunities for excellence and success. We emphasize experiential learning, service, leadership, and helping students move towards professional careers. The College, founded in 1829, is located in Jacksonville, Illinois, a historic town 35 miles from Springfield.
Interested candidates submit a letter of application, CV, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, artist statement, twenty slides of current work, slide identification and three reference letters to the Office of Academic Affairs, Professor Jeff Garland, Chair in the Department of Art, Illinois College, 1101 West College Avenue, Jacksonville, IL 62650, or to email@example.com.
Review of applications begins October 1 and continues until the position is filled. Illinois College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women.