2020-2022 Visual Arts Department Temporary Lecturer
University of California San Diego
The Department of Visual Arts within the Division of Arts and Humanities at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body.
We are seeking applicants for Temporary Lecturer position(s) in all areas of the Visual Arts Department including
Studio Art (painting, sculpture, drawing, performance and hybrid practices)
Interdisciplinary Computing in the Arts
Speculative Design (basic electronics, physical computing and controllers, time based multimedia public performance with processing and/or PD, Arduino and Adobe Creative Suite experience preferred)
Media (digital film / video, photography, multimedia installation, audio visual performance and sound design)
Art History/Criticism (Western and Non-Western, including, but not limited to, Chinese, Renaissance, Baroque/Early Modern, and Modern/Contemporary).
Appointment(s) may be part-time, full-time, quarterly or annual, with the possibility of renewal.Positions may be available during the 2020-2021 or 2021/2022 academic year.
Applicants must have a BFA, MFA and/or PhD in Studio Art, Interdisciplinary Computing in the Arts and Speculative Design, Media, Art History/Criticism or other related field is required prior to the time of appointment.
The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching and scholarship and/or professional recognition. Successful candidates will demonstrate strong and/or potential accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a desire to play a leadership role in advancing UC San Diego's commitment to achieving excellence and diversity.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on published UC pay scales.
Applicants are required to also submit a separate personal statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity.
Please reference position number POOL-2020-2022 on all correspondence. UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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