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Chair of the Art Department

  • Deadline:
    March 3, 2013, midnight
  • Location:
    Pace University, 41 Park Row, New York, Manhattan, New York, 10038, US

Chair of the Art Department

Pace University in Manhattan invites applications for an anticipated position for Chair of the Art Department, at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. The department is seeking a dynamic leader for a flourishing undergraduate department combining art, art history, and design. The successful candidate will have the appropriate terminal degree for their field (MFA or PhD), a strong professional record of exhibitions, commissions, or publications, and both college level teaching and administrative experience. Preference is for a practitioner with expertise in a New Media field, Film Production, or Design, but qualified candidates in all fields are encouraged to apply. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Pace University is a private non-profit university located in New York City and Westchester County. The Art Department in New York offers degrees including a BA in both Art and Art History, and a BFA in Art. Concentrations are offered in Film and Video Production, Sculpture and 3D Design, Photography, Painting and Drawing, Interior Design, and Digital Art and Graphic Design. Pace University is an Equal Employment and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/H/V, committed to ensuring a diverse learning and working environment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, cv, list of three references, and work samples as outlined below to: Art Department Search, Prof. Charlotte Becket, Art Department, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Pace University, 41 Park Row, 12th Floor, Room 1205, New York, NY 10038. The deadline for receipt of all applications is March 3, 2013.

Work samples: Please submit a maximum of 20 images, 72 dpi resolution, maximum dimensions of 1024 pixels and 4.0 MB size per image, or a 10 minute maximum video of sample works. Writing samples should include a maximum of ten pages representing published works. Please also supply an image/video/publication list with brief details about each work. Work samples must be submitted on a CD or DVD with your application.