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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Modern Art

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Position Information

Role Code/Title AJ - Adjunct Faculty
Position Number J00001
Working Title Adjunct Assistant Professor of Modern Art
Department Art History (1301)
Recruitment Pool All Applicants
Anticipated Hiring Range Commensurate
Campus Monroe Park Campus
Position Type Adjunct - Teaching
Hours/Week
Normal work days M-F
Normal work hours
Job Category Adjunct - Teaching
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No
Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No
Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No
Sensitive Position No
Resource Critical Yes
Description of the Job

The VCUarts Department of Art History at Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking applications from qualified applicants to teach ARTH 365: Modern and Contemporary Art I and ARTH 366: Modern and Contemporary Art II in Spring 2018. The Department of Art History is engaged in establishing an interdisciplinary, global approach to the visual arts. Its faculty and students recognize the need to study the permeability of geographic, temporal and theoretical boundaries and to produce historically and culturally grounded interpretations of works of art and visual culture.

ARTH 365: Modern and Contemporary Art I
An in-depth examination of art, theory, and criticism from 1900-1950.

ARTH 366: Modern and Contemporary Art II
An in-depth examination of art, theory, and criticism from 1950-present.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Art History. Previous teaching experience at the college level is required.

Preferred Qualifications

ABD or Doctorate preferred; disciplinary specialty in modern or contemporary art highly desirable.

Job Open Date 09/11/2017
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled Yes
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