Monday, April 2, 2012

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

The Bowdoin College Department of Art invites applications for an artist with expertise in printmaking and drawing for a one-year sabbatical replacement position.  MFA and experience in running and maintaining an etching and relief printmaking facility that uses low-toxic printmaking materials and methods are required.  Experience with other print-related media, especially digital processes, is desirable.  In addition, the successful candidate is expected to take an active role in the life of the College and department, including supervision of the Marvin Bileck Printmaking Fund, which brings one artist to campus each semester for a printmaking workshop and public talk.  Teaching load is two courses per semester. 

Bowdoin College accepts only electronic submissions.  Please visit to submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, sample syllabi, a web link to creative work, and the names and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

A highly selective liberal arts college on the Maine coast with a diverse student body made up of 29% students of color, 3% International students and approximately 15% first generation college students, Bowdoin College is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college.  Bowdoin College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or disability status in employment, or in our education programs.  

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