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CSULB School of Art has an opening for a lecturer for Fall 2017 for the following upper-division course. Please share this information with any qualified candidate.

AH 457C/557C. Pre-Columbian Art

A survey of art and architecture in Mesoamerica and the Andean region of South America from about 1000 BC to the Spanish conquest. Special attention will be focused on the social, political and economic contexts of objects and architecture from this period, as well as on the research methods and theoretical assumptions of scholars investigating this field.

At the moment, we have a bit of flexibility in terms of time. The two and 3/4 hour class can be scheduled to meet on Monday or Wednesday at either 4 or 7 PM. But we need to hear soon from applicants; the day and time for the class need to be finalized soon.

The semester runs from Monday, August 28, to Friday, December 22 (deadline for submission of course grades).

 

Ph.D.’s, Ph.D.candidates, and individuals with commensurate professional experience are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should email inquiries, CV, and cover letter to School of Art director Dr. Karen Kleinfelder at <Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu> with a copy to Dr. Catha Paquette at <Catha.Paquette@csulb.edu>.

 

California State University, Long Beach needs adjunct instructors for 5 upper-division Art History courses in Spring 2017:

AH 411./511. 20th Century Photography to the Present (3 units)

History of 20th and 21st c. photography. Emphasis on critical issues ranging from the fine art print to photo-based arts, from the “truth” of documentary to constructed realities. Study of the camera’s impact on modern and postmodern visual culture. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Fridays from 9:00-11:45am. The Spring semester begins on January 23, 2017 and concludes with final exams from May 15-May 20.

MA in Art History or MFA with specialty in Photography; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

AH 427./527. Baroque Art in Italy, France and Germany (3 units)

Explores birth of Baroque in Rome, and role of Counter-Reformation in shaping artistic genres in Italy and France in early 17th century. Covers influence of Versailles court of “Sun King,” Louis XIV, in late 17th and early 18th centuries, especially in independent Teutonic states. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Wednesdays from 7:00-9:45pm. The Spring semester begins on January 23, 2017 and concludes with final exams from May 15-May 20.

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

 

AH 441./541. Contemporary Art in Context (3 units)
International survey focusing on developments in art from late twentieth century to present. Examination of precedents, traditions, legacies behind current art. Consideration of critical/theoretical issues and factors influencing production and reception of current art. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Mondays from 7:00-9:45pm. The Spring semester begins on January 23, 2017 and concludes with final exams from May 15-May 20.

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

 

AH 449/549. Western Art Theory & Criticism Mid-19th to Mid-20th Century (3 units)

A text-based examination of western art theory and criticism from the mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Wednesdays, 4:00-6:45pm. The Spring semester begins on January 23, 2017 and concludes with final exams from May 15-May 20.

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

 

AH 469/569. Later Chinese Art (3 units)

Development of Chinese art from the 11th century A.D. through the culmination of the tradition and its transformation in the 20th century will be explored. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Mondays, 9:00-11:45am. The Spring semester begins on January 23, 2017 and concludes with final exams from May 15-May 20.

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

 

 

CAL STATE CHANNEL ISLANDS- TENURE-TRACK ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: NON-WESTERN ART OF THE AMERICAS- Full job description and online application at http://www.csuci.edu/careers/ Review begins 1 November 2016. Applications are still welcome as of 11/15/16

https://www.csucifacultyjobs.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1478638964055

 

CAL STATE BAKERSFIELD- Fall 2016- Two courses: INTRODUCTION TO ART and ART HISTORY SURVEY  back to back on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7am to 12pm.  Contact Sarah at drewandsarah2@verizon.net for more information

 

University of California, Riverside-2016-2017 Lecturer Advertisement for Art History

Fall Quarter 2016 (start date – September 19, 2016) Art History 23, Introduction to American Art

Spring Quarter 2017 (start date – March 29, 2017) Art History 181, Modern Art II: Art in Europe, 1870-1945

Contact: Arthistory@ucr.edu

https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF00585

The Department of Art History at Mt. San Antonio College solicits applications for the position ofProfessor of Art History (Non-Western)This position is a full-time, tenure-track appointment to begin in August 2016. Placement on the salary schedule is between $63,906 – $95,375 per year (see job posting).Interested applicants should see the job announcement and application procedures at:https://hrjobs.mtsac.edu/postings/search
 OR
https://hrjobs.mtsac.edu/postings/3999Please note the application period and deadline. (Interview dates have been tentatively scheduled for July 12–14, 2016.)Mt. San Antonio College, located in Walnut, CA (Los Angeles County), is the largest single-district community college in the California. The Department of Art History has a broad number of course offerings and serves about 25—30% of all students enrolled in GE–Arts courses. The primary contract period consists of Fall and Spring semesters, with opportunities to teach or engage in one’s own professional activities during two 10-week Winter and Summer breaks.
mtsac.edu
mtsac.edu/humanities/art-history/

 

California State University, Long Beach needs adjunct instructors for 5 upper-division Art History courses in Fall 2016:

AH 409./509. Romanesque Art (3 units)

Arts of Northern Europe from Merovingian through the Romanesque periods. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Mon/Wed from 1-2:15pmThe Fall semester begins onAugust 22, 2016 and concludes with final exams from Dec. 12-Dec. 17. 

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

AH 411./511. 20th Century Photography to the Present (3 units)

History of 20th and 21st c. photography. Emphasis on critical issues ranging from the fine art print to photo-based arts, from the “truth” of documentary to constructed realities. Study of the camera’s impact on modern and postmodern visual culture. Letter grade only (A-F).
 
The class meets on Mon/Wed from 9:00-10:15amThe Fall semester begins onAugust 22, 2016 and concludes with final exams from Dec. 12-Dec. 17. 
 
MA in Art History or MFA with specialty in Photography; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu

AH 423./523. Early Renaissance Art in Italy (3 units)

Examination of stylistic and technical developments of fifteenth-century Italian painting, sculpture, and architecture, as well as interaction of cultural, social, and religious developments with visual arts. Special attention to the revival of classicism, and influence of private patrons. Letter grade only (A-F).  


The class meets on Tuesdays from 4:00-6:45pmThe Fall semester begins onAugust 22, 2016 and concludes with final exams from Dec. 12-Dec. 17. 

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu
AH 438./538. Art of Early to Mid Twentieth Century (3 units)
 

Examination of key developments, trends, movements of the period including Abstraction, Non-Objective art, Expressionism, Dada, and Surrealism. Letter grade only (A-F). 

The class meets on Wednesdays from 9-11:45amThe Fall semester begins onAugust 22, 2016 and concludes with final exams from Dec. 12-Dec. 17. 

MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, Director of the School of Arts, CSULB: Karen.Kleinfelder@csulb.edu
AH 457A/557A. Pre-Columbian Art: Mesoamerica (3 units)
Art, architecture, and urban planning in Mesoamerica from 1200 BCE to the Spanish conquest of 1519-1521, with emphasis on religious, political, and economic functions, as well as interpretive assumptions and methods of scholars in the field. Letter grade only (A-F).

The class meets on Wednesdays, 4-6:45pm.  The Fall semester begins on August 22, 2016 and concludes with final exams from Dec. 12-Dec. 17. 
MA in Art History; Ph.D. or Ph.D. candidates preferred. Please email a current CV and cover letter to <Catha.Paquette@csulb.edu>.

 

Chapman University, Orange, part-time teaching openings for Fall 2016 (semester runs August 29 – December 10)

Part-Time Instructor for lower-division survey course, Art of India, the Himalayas and SE Asia (class meets Monday 6:30pm – 9:15pm)

Part-Time Instructor for upper-division course, Art of the Italian Renaissance (class meets Tues/Thur 1:00pm – 2:15pm)

Minimum requirement: MA in Art History; Ph.D. preferred. Please email a letter of interest and a current CV to Dr. Wendy Salmond, Professor of Art History, Chapman University (salmond@chapman.edu<mailto:salmond@chapman.edu>)

 

San Diego Mesa College is now accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Fine Art , Art History with an emphasis in Modern/Contemporary Art History beginning Fall 2016 to teach Art History at San Diego Mesa College. Mesa College is located in the Kearny Mesa area in the city of San Diego. While the current vacancy is at Mesa College, applicants should understand that they may be assigned to any facility in the district at the discretion of the Chancellor. The assignment may include day, evening, and/or Saturday with some online classes. A typical workload would include five (5) classes. As with all positions at the college, the assignment is subject to modification. While the current vacancy is at Mesa College, applicants should understand that they are subject to assignment at any District facility at the option of the Chancellor. In addition, applications submitted may serve to establish an eligibility list for similar vacancies that may occur in the District throughout the academic year. For more information visit our employment website: https://www.sdccdjobs.com/postings/7314

The Art Department at California State University, Sacramento announces an entry-level, tenure-track position in Early Modern European Art History, to start in Fall 2016. Applications are only accepted through the Sacramento State jobs website (http://www.csus.edu/about/employment). Review of applications will begin onDecember 1, 2015 but the position is open until filled.  See full flyer by clicking here
Please direct any questions regarding this faculty position to the Chair of the Art History Search Committee, Professor Pattaratorn Chirapravati (patchira@csus.edu). For information about the Art Department and its programs, go to:http://www.al.csus.edu/art/. California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.

Professor Catherine Turrill Lupi

Chair, Art Department

California State University, Sacramento

Office: 189 Kadema Hall

Phone: 916.278-7515

 

The History of Art and Visual Culture Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz, Assistant Professor in the area of Historian of Digital Media

The History of Art and Visual Culture Department (havc.ucsc.edu), at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in the History of Digital Media.  We seek a teacher and scholar with expertise in the history and theory of one or more of the following areas: Internet culture, video games, digital imaging and design, social media, and related applications. Priority will be placed on hiring an interdisciplinary scholar who attends to the visual culture of digital media and analytically examines the social and historical contexts of its emergence. We welcome applications from scholars who specialize in any national or geographic area. Applicants must be capable of teaching a wide range of courses (large lecture to seminar) at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The department faculty support the investigation of art and visual culture from a variety of theoretical perspectives in the cultures of Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Mediterranean, and the Pacific Islands.

SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience; academic year (9-month) basis

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. (or equivalent foreign degree) in art history, communications, media studies, visual studies, or a related discipline. (Ph.D. expected to be conferred by June 30, 2016).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated potential as a researcher/scholar; commitment to and talent for teaching and mentoring at the undergraduate and graduate levels; record of administrative service; and University teaching experience.

POSITION AVAILABLE: July 1, 2016, with academic year beginning September 2016. Degree must be conferred by June 30, 2017 for employment beyond that date.

TO APPLY: Applications are accepted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system, and must include: 1) a letter of application outlining scholarly background as well as current and future research plans; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a current publication or writing sample (chapter of dissertation if no publication); 4) descriptions or syllabi for three courses (one large lecture, one lecture/discussion, one seminar); 5) three current confidential letters of recommendation*. The university welcomes applicants’ submission of an optional statement addressing their contributions to diversity through their research, service, and/or teaching.  All requested materials must be submitted as PDF files.

Apply at https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00299
Refer to Position JPF00299-16 in all correspondence.

*All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. For any reference letter provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service, career center), direct the author to UCSC’s confidentiality statement at http://apo.ucsc.edu/confstm.html CLOSING DATE:  Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2015.  To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete and letters of recommendation received by this date. The position will remain open until filled, but not later than 6/30/17.