University of Missouri, Department of Art History & Archaeology
Visiting Assistant Professor, American Art History
|Location:||Missouri, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
The Department of Art History and Archaeology anticipates a full-time appointment for a Visiting Assistant Professor for nine months beginning August 2014. Applicants should specialize in American art and architecture of the 18th and 19th centuries with a secondary interest in history of photography, architecture, Latin America, or other related field. The department offers the BA, MA, and PhD degrees in art history and archaeology. This position requires teaching introductory and intermediate surveys as well as advanced undergraduate and graduate courses. The teaching load is three courses each semester. The PhD is required for appointment at this rank. Salary and benefits are competitive.
The department normally includes nine full-time faculty. There are about 80 undergraduate majors and 25 graduate students. Graduate degrees in art history and archaeology can be combined with interdisciplinary minors in Ancient Studies, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Museum Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies. The University of Missouri is the main campus of the state university system and offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Campus resources include the Museum of Art and Archaeology, with a collection of 16,000 objects, excellent library resources, the State Historical Society, and a Visual Resources Center.
For more information see the department’s website at http://aha.missouri.edu. Please apply on-line at: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic. (The job ID is 11736.) Merge your CV with a brief cover letter and upload the document in the Resume/CV section of the application. Applicants should include contact information for three references in the Attachments portion of the on-line application system.
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2013.
The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.
Susan Langdon, Chair Department of Art History and Archaeology
|Primary Category:||Art and Art History
|Secondary Categories:||American History / Studies
Architecture and Architectural History