Qualified applicants should submit by email, a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, examples of own and student work, and contact information of 3-5 professional references to Christine Waters, Chair, Department of Art & Art History, firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Michigan-Flint’s Department of Art & Art History seeks an Interim Lecturer I in Art, for Winter Semester 2018. Responsibilities include teaching two courses, Three-Dimensional Design and Introduction to Ceramics/Wheel Throwing. These classes meet 8:00 – 10:45 am Tuesdays and Thursdays and 11:00 -1:45 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 3, 2018- April 17, 2018. The appointment is for the Winter semester only, but is potentially renewable based on department need. Minimum salary for this position is $3,413 per course section.
Minimum qualifications include a BFA in Ceramics with professional and teaching experience. A MA or MFA in Art is preferred. Ability to teach 3-D Design and Introduction to Ceramics/Wheel Throwing. Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated vision, enthusiasm, and leadership are essential.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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Job openings are posted for a minimum of ten calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
The University of Michigan-Flint is a comprehensive urban university of diverse learners and scholars committed to advancing our local and global communities. In the University of Michigan tradition, we value excellence in teaching, learning, and scholarship; student centeredness; and engaged citizenship. Through personal attention and dedicated faculty and staff, our students become leaders and best in their fields, professions, and communities.