Visiting Assistant Professor of 3D Fabrication / Metals Instructor — Art (Two-Year Position)
March 27, 2018
Earlham College seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor of Art with experience in 3D fabrication and metalworking. The applicant must also have knowledge of computer modeling and 3D printing and be able to incorporate this technology into the classroom. In addition to new and emerging technologies, Earlham's program emphasizes small-scale casting, mold making, forming, light welding, application of patinas, and enameling.
This is a full-time, two-year position in the Art Department. The starting date is July 1, 2018. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
The position in a liberal arts context entails working with art majors and non-art majors, and guiding senior art majors through the completion of their final capstone projects. The course load is six undergraduate courses during the academic year.
Other responsibilities include maintaining the studio in a safe and functional manner, purchasing, maintaining and repairing studio equipment, purchasing and managing inventory, distributing materials and supplies, and coordinating hazardous waste disposal. Full participation in other departmental activities, such as work with the art department’s gallery for exhibitions and visiting artists, is encouraged.
Experience & Qualifications
M.F.A. in Metals, demonstrated teaching experience, exhibition record and record of professional achievement are required.
Please send a letter of application, C.V., transcripts, teaching philosophy, artist statement, three letters of reference, twenty images of personal work and twenty images of student work in a pdf format via email to:
Or extend an invitation to share your application via Google Drive to:
The review of applications will begin immediately.
Earlham College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks applications from candidates who contribute to diversity in terms of race, ethnicity, age, religious affiliation, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, and veteran status, among other distinctions and contributions. As a College with a Quaker identity, Earlham also is eager to solicit applications from members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).