Jennifer Parker
Since 2009
Works in Santa Cruz, California United States of America

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JOB

UCSC Art Department: Lecture Pool - Social Art Practice (Ongoing)


Deadline:
Fri Jun 30, 2017 00:00

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open Oct 27, 2014 through Jun 30, 2017
Note: If an Initial Review Date is given, you must complete your application by that date to ensure full consideration.
DESCRIPTION

The Art Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach full- or part-time, either during the academic year or Summer Session. We seek applications from outstanding candidates to teach Social Art Practice, who are pursuing careers as creative and distinctive artists (versus those whose work reflects technical), and who have experience teaching Social Art Practice at the college or university level. We have an interest in candidates with multidisciplinary orientation, bridging areas of Social Art Practice, which includes public art, intermedia, print media, digital art and new media, sculpture, and performance. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a broad understanding of the scholarly field of visual art practices. Possible related areas of research and teaching might include immersive environments and convergences of design, art, science and technology. As always, the department seeks to add to its current strength in the creation of socially and environmentally engaged work. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching. Candidates accepted to our pool may be approached by other units to teach in areas related to their demonstrated areas of expertise.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. or Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree (practice or research based) in related field of study (i.e. social art practice), or four years of equivalent professional experience in artistic and creative work consisting of national and/or international record of performances, exhibitions, or installations in museums, galleries, festivals, or alternative venues engaging the general public.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: University teaching experience. Applicant should have a notable exhibition record, and show professional experience in contemporary practice of social art practice, which includes interactive art installation and sculpture, digital video, animation, gaming, social media, sound art and physical computing. Experience teaching in specialty areas such as sculpture, intermedia, public art, games, electronic art, and performance are welcome to apply.

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More information about this recruitment: http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00209-15P.pdf


JOB

UCSC Art Department: Lecture Pool - Environmental Art (Ongoing)


Deadline:
Fri Jun 30, 2017 00:00

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open Oct 27, 2014 through Jun 30, 2017
Note: If an Initial Review Date is given, you must complete your application by that date to ensure full consideration.
DESCRIPTION

The Art Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach full- or part-time, either during the academic year or Summer Session. We seek applications from outstanding candidates with experience to teach Environmental Art, who are pursuing careers as creative and distinctive artists, and who have experience teaching Environmental Art at the college or university level. We have an interest in candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of Environmental Art, which includes interactive installation and sculpture, digital video, animation, social media, sound art and physical computing, etc. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a broad understanding of the scholarly fields of visual art practices. Possible related areas of research and teaching might include performance, photography, social practice, emissive environments and convergences of design, art, science and technology. As always, the department seeks to add to its current strength in the creation of socially and environmentally engaged work. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching. Candidates accepted to our pool may be approached by other units to teach in areas related to their demonstrated areas of expertise.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. or Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree (practice or research based) in related field of study (i.e. environmental art), or four years of equivalent professional experience in artistic and creative work consisting of national and/or international record of performances, exhibitions, or installations in museums, galleries, festivals, or alternative venues engaging the general public.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: University teaching experience. Applicant should have a notable exhibition record, and show professional experience in contemporary practice of visual art practice, emphasizing artwork reflecting knowledge and understanding of environmental art as a contemporary art form. We have a preference for candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of drawing, intermedia, public art, sculpture, social practice, environmental art, animation, design, photography, media arts, and gaming.

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More information about this recruitment: http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00211-15P.pdf


JOB

UCSC Art Department: Lecture Pool - Print Media (Ongoing)


Deadline:
Fri Jun 30, 2017 00:00

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open Nov 3, 2014 through Jun 30, 2017
Note: If an Initial Review Date is given, you must complete your application by that date to ensure full consideration.
DESCRIPTION

The Art Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach full- or part-time, either during the academic year or Summer Session. We seek applications from outstanding candidates to teach Print Media, who are pursuing careers as creative and distinctive artists (versus those whose work reflects technical), and who have experience teaching Print Media at the college or university level. We have a preference for candidates with multidisciplinary orientation, bridging areas of Print Media, which includes photography, environmental art, social practice, and public art. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a broad understanding of the scholarly fields of visual art practices. Possible related areas of research and teaching might include immersive environments and convergences of design, art, science and technology. As always, the department seeks to add to its current strength in the creation of socially and environmentally engaged work. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching. Candidates accepted to our pool may be approached by other units to teach in areas related to their demonstrated areas of expertise.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. or Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree (practice or research based) in related field of study (i.e. Book Arts, Digital Printmaking, Lithography, Silkscreen), or four years of equivalent professional experience in artistic and creative work consisting of national and/or international record of performances, exhibitions, or installations in museums, galleries, festivals, or alternative venues engaging the general public.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: University teaching experience. Applicants should have a notable and consistent exhibition record, and show professional experience in contemporary practice of Print Media. Experience in teaching general courses such as Introduction to Printmaking, Intermediate Printmaking, and Advanced Printmaking. Experience teaching in specialty areas such as relief, montype, digital printmaking, lithography, intaglio, silkscreen, or book arts. We have a preference for candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of Intermedia, public art, social practice, environmental art, sound art, photography, media arts, physical computing, and gaming.

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More information about this recruitment: http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00221-15P.pdf


OPPORTUNITY

UCSC Art Department: Lecture Pool - Art & Science (Ongoing)


Deadline:
Fri Jun 30, 2017 00:00

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open Oct 27, 2014 through Jun 30, 2017
Note: If an Initial Review Date is given, you must complete your application by that date to ensure full consideration.
DESCRIPTION

The Art Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach full- or part-time, either during the academic year or Summer Session. We seek applications from outstanding candidates with experience to teach art and science, who are pursuing careers as creative and distinctive artists, and who have experience teaching art and science at the college or university level. We have an interest in candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of bio art, genetic engineering, hybrid arts, digital art and new media. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a broad understanding of the scholarly fields of visual art practices and STEM learning. Possible related areas of research and teaching might include painting, media arts, emissive environments and convergences of design, art, science and technology. As always, the department seeks to add to its current strength in the creation of socially and environmentally engaged work. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching. Candidates accepted to our pool may be approached by other units to teach in areas related to their demonstrated areas of expertise.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. or Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree (practice or research based) in related field of study (i.e. art and science), or four years of equivalent professional experience in artistic and creative work consisting of national and/or international record of performances, exhibitions, or installations in museums, galleries, festivals, or alternative venues engaging the general public.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: University teaching experience. Applicant should have a notable exhibition record, and show professional experience in contemporary practice of art and science, emphasizing representational or nonrepresentational approaches with artwork reflecting knowledge and understanding of art and science as a contemporary art form. We have a preference for candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of drawing, intermedia, public art, sculpture, social practice, environmental art, animation, design, photography, media arts, and gaming.

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More information about this recruitment: http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00215-15P.pdf


OPPORTUNITY

UCSC Art Department: Lecture Pool - Game Design and Playable Media (Ongoing)


Deadline:
Fri Jun 30, 2017 14:30

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open Oct 27, 2014 through Jun 30, 2017
Note: If an Initial Review Date is given, you must complete your application by that date to ensure full consideration.
DESCRIPTION

The Art Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for an on-going pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach full- or part-time, either during the academic year or Summer Session. We seek applications from outstanding candidates with experience to teach Game Design and Playable Media, who are pursuing careers as creative and distinctive artists, and who have experience teaching Game Design at the college or university level. We have an interest in candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of Games and Playable Media, which includes interactive installation and sculpture, digital video, animation, social media, sound art and physical computing, etc. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a broad understanding of the scholarly fields of visual art practices. Possible related areas of research and teaching might include performance, photography, social practice, emissive environments and convergences of design, art, science and technology. As always, the department seeks to add to its current strength in the creation of socially and environmentally engaged work. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching. Candidates accepted to our pool may be approached by other units to teach in areas related to their demonstrated areas of expertise.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. or Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree (practice or research based) in related field of study (i.e. game design and playable media), or four years of equivalent professional experience in artistic and creative work consisting of national and/or international record of performances, exhibitions, or installations in museums, galleries, festivals, or alternative venues engaging the general public.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: University teaching experience. Applicant should have a notable exhibition record, and show professional experience in contemporary practice of game design and playable media, which may include interactive installation and sculpture, digital video, animation, social media, sound art and physical computing, and application development. Applicants should have a working knowledge of standard digital tools and software along with knowledge of current theories and practices in the field. Experience in an Apple Macintosh environment is preferred. We have a preference for candidates with multidisciplinary orientation bridging areas of drawing, intermedia, public art, sculpture, social practice, environmental art, animation, design, photography, media arts, and gaming.

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More information about this recruitment: http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00212-15P.pdf