Assistant Professor - Foundations, Drawing, and Painting

Vacancy #13F021
Position #6732

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor to teach foundations, drawing, and painting. Appointment to begin August 2013. MFA required with teaching experience at the university level. Duties include teaching undergraduate-level courses, advising students, participating in department and university service; professional research and creative activity required. Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite a plus.

To apply, please complete the online application process available on the web at A letter of application including teaching philosophy, resume, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to Foundations/Drawing/Painting Search Chair and attached to the online application – not emailed or mailed. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. Additionally, a CD including 20 examples each of the applicant’s art work and students’ art work is required. Please mail the CD to: Foundations/Drawing/Painting Search Chair, Department of Art and Art History, University of North Carolina Wilmington, 601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403-5911. Deadline for receipt of applications is Wednesday, December 5, 2012 for initial review; applications received after that date will be considered until position is filled. For questions regarding the online application process, please contact Mary Browning at (910) 962-3440. Under North Carolina law, applications and related materials are confidential personnel documents and not subject to public release.

UNC Wilmington, ranked among the top ten public universities in the South, is located in an historic coastal resort city.  

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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