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Date Posted: 10/11/17

Position Title: Turner Teaching Fellow in Ceramic Art

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Location: School of Art & Design

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The School of Art and Design in the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University is seeking candidates for the Robert Chapman Turner Teaching Fellow in Ceramic Art for the 2018/2019 academic year. The Turner Teaching Fellow will be an emerging artist with an MFA or equivalent degree. A studio space will be provided with full access to ceramic facilities.

The teaching fellowship is a non-tenure full-time faculty position within the Division of Ceramic Art, renewable up to three years. All ceramic genres are eligible for consideration. Teaching responsibilities will consist of classes at the undergraduate level. The candidate's area of expertise will factor into the teaching assignments.
Requirements: A MFA or equivalent degree is required. Also required is an emerging record of scholarly/creative productivity appropriate to teaching at the college level; ability to work collaboratively within the department, the school, the university, and the community; and ability to communicate with and mentor students on all levels.
Experience: Experience teaching and advising students preferred.

Email your letter of interest, CV, artist statement, teaching philosophy, 20 labeled images of personal work and 20 labeled images of student work (if available), in addition to contact information for three references (address, phone number and email) as one PDF document to humanresources@alfred.edu. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and remain open until the position is filled.

For further information about the position, contact Search Chair, Assistant Professor Matt Kelleher at kelleher@alfred.edu.

Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

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