The Art and Art History Department invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History for a full-time, two-year appointment, August 29, 2016 through June 30, 2018; non-renewable. PhD in Art History preferred; ABD will be considered. Undergraduate teaching experience required.
Kalamazoo College is on the quarter system. Teaching load is two courses for each of three ten-week terms, six courses total per year, as well as assisting in the supervision of senior independent research projects in the fall and winter quarters. Participation in departmental and some college-wide responsibilities and activities is expected. The successful candidate must be prepared to support the general curriculum of the department in addition to offering electives in their field of specialization. Required courses, with some flexibility, will include two introductory surveys, Western-based or comparative, that address the years 1100 – 1600 and 1600 – 1945. A secondary expertise or interest in museum practice; women, gender, and sexuality studies; and/or critical ethnic studies is welcome.
Kalamazoo College encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of the College to apply and to identify themselves if they wish.