The Department of Fine Arts of the University of Louisville invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Contemporary Art and Theory to be filled by July 1, 2006.
Ph.D. required by date of employment, with a record of publication or demonstrated professional capabilities. Expertise in contemporary issues and methodologies is essential. Knowledge of critical theory, new media, feminism and multiculturalism is desired.
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate art history courses, and participate in the Department’s curatorial studies program. A strong presence in the Department is expected, with active involvement in departmental activities and service, including governance, advising, and recruitment.
Candidates should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, names of three references, writing sample, and statement of teaching philosophy to Chair, Contemporary Art and Theory Search Committee, Department of Fine Arts, Hite Art Institute, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292.
The Department of Fine Arts comprises art history, studio art, and curatorial studies programs. We offer the BA, BFA, MA, and Ph.D. The University of Louisville is an EEO/AA employer. Deadline for first consideration: January 20, 2006. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at CAA in Boston.