Monday, June 11, 2012

Full Time Faculty with Painting Practice at CalArts Program in Art

Application deadline: September 1, 2012

California Institute of the Arts
24700 McBean Parkway
Valencia, CA 91355

The Program in Art seeks an accomplished artist with a painting practice, significant exhibition record, and extensive teaching experience. We actively seek and encourage applications from candidates who share the Program’s commitment to diversity and social justice. The candidate will be required to teach practical, theoretical, and critical aspects of painting to both graduates and undergraduates through classes, independent study meetings, reviews, and mentoring. The candidate must have the ability to address a broad range of artistic media and diverse student interests. Collateral responsibilities include student recruitment, faculty meetings, curriculum development, participation in Program leadership, and service to the Institute. The qualified applicant should have a minimum of three years, or equivalent, of full-time college level teaching experience.

The application should include a letter of intent, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of recommendation, and examples of work. Brief course proposals are encouraged.

CalArts is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from qualified applicants and members of under-represented groups.

The application deadline is September 1, 2012.  The start date is Fall 2013.

Applications must be submitted online at, without exception.

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