Primary responsibilities include teaching two courses in photography and video/media arts, one in another departmental offering; responsible for the photography program and maintaining photography studio facilities and equipment; responsible for the continuation of the development of a strong well-rounded undergraduate digital and traditional photography and video/media arts program. Advise students; manage the area budget; meet the teaching, research, and service expectations of the Department and the University.
Minimum Education Requirements:
MFA in Photography with strong interest in video/media arts.
Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
Evidence of a strong regional and emerging national exhibition record, active professional achievement, ability to teach beginning and advanced courses in photography and video/media arts; knowledge of traditional, digital, and alternative photography and video technologies is required. Experience in developing curriculum that is inclusive of both technical and critical issues; strong interpersonal and communication skills; and knowledge of safety practices in photography.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Along with the application, the following items must be included:
Letter of application
Curriculum Vita with professional website information
Statement of Teaching
20 images of personal work (PDF)
20 images of student work (PDF)
Please use Optional Document 3 for additional images not submitted in available required documents.
(Three separate documents are available for uploading images. The file size limit per document is 10MB. Please size photos accordingly).
For questions regarding uploading files, contact Human Resources.
Internal Number: 8867
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