Associate/Full Professor - Department Chair - Art and Art History
The Department of Art & Art History at San José State University seeks qualified candidates for a full-time, tenured position (Rank: Associate or Full) as department chair. The position offers a leadership opportunity in in a large, well-established department dedicated to fine art practice and the study of art history. With nearly 40% of students enrolled in Digital Media Art programs, the department provides a unique bridge between the more traditional areas of fine arts training and the information sciences that connect the department to the surrounding industries of Silicon Valley. Both students and faculty also pursue strong interests in environmental and social justice, finding ways to support values of equity across many areas of artistic expression. Given the diversity of our student population, we highly encourage applications from candidates with experience at institutions serving historically underrepresented minorities and/or students from a wide variety of ethnic, racial, religious, gender identity, and national backgrounds. We also encourage candidates who are dedicated to supporting faculty success in research and creative activities, particularly as these activities draw on interdisciplinary and collaboration and the development of diverse audiences for art and art history.
SJSU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.
It is the policy of SJSU to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who self disclose.
Internal Number: 498066
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