Art Historian: Renaissance and Baroque Art

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February 19, 2019 to March 28, 2019
Tennessee, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies

One-year visiting assistant professor appointment in Renaissance and Baroque art history, at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning August 2019. Expertise in Renaissance (North or South) is preferred. Responsibilities: Teaching both undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in Renaissance and Baroque art, as well as undergraduate course in World Art II (Medieval to present). Faculty in art history combine a 3-2 teaching load with assigned advising or committee work, and participation on appropriate MA thesis committees. Duties include assisting existing professors with online course development. All faculty are expected to remain active in research and publication.  Required Qualifications: The PhD must be in hand by August 2019. Teaching experience at the university level is desired. We are particularly interested in candidates who can add to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, research, and service. Candidates whose courses explore inter-cultural encounters and how European art engaged global networks of movement and exchange are of special interest. Application Materials: Candidates must submit their application materials through Applicants are required to upload (1) a detailed letter of application that describes their current research interests and teaching philosophy; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) transcripts; and (4) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three professional references. Applicants will receive a confirmation number when all application materials are submitted in Workforum. The application deadline is March 29th. Telephone or skype interviews will take place after April 8,2019. Send Materials To: Earnestine Jenkins, Department of Art, ACB 244H, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152 [email:].

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Earnestine Jenkins                                         

Department of Art,                                                        

The University of Memphis                                                                        

Memphis, TN 38152-3380                                                                            

Phone: (901) 678-3450


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