Part-Time Professor of Art History

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Campus Location: Savannah
Position Type: Part Time
Position Title Part-Time Professor of Art History
Work Year: Academic Year
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Join SCAD Savannah as a part-time professor of art history.

In this role, you will contribute to the undergraduate and graduate core curriculum. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to teach advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in areas of specialization including visual culture, new media, photography and film.

This position requires the ability to motivate students to think creatively and critically, work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds, and demonstrate enthusiasm for working with a variety of learning styles at a leading arts university.

Experience teaching the Survey of Western Art is essential in this position. You should have leadership experience and demonstrated classroom success. A background in museum studies or curatorial experience is a plus, as it will enable you to take full advantage of the premier exhibitions and collections at the world-class SCAD Museum of Art.

The SCAD art history department has the largest group of full-time faculty devoted to art history in the U.S., and includes more than 30 professors specializing in topics ranging from the ancient world to contemporary art. SCAD professors continually share research with colleagues in the discipline and are award-winning practicing artists and designers. The department is an institutional member of the American Academy in Rome, the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, the Computers and the History of Art Group, Rhizome and the American Alliance of Museums, and a member of the managing committee of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.

This is your chance to work with talented students within the historic district of Savannah, Georgia, a walkable, bikeable coastal city that provides a living laboratory for the study of art and design.

− Ph.D. in art history or a related field
− University-level teaching experience
− Specialty in the intersection of art, media and technology preferred
− Leadership and experience in museum studies or curatorship preferred
− Experience with study devoted to visual culture, new media, photography and film preferred

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