Clinical Assistant Professor of Studio Art, Non-Tenure Track

New York University - New York, NY (30+ days ago)4.3

New York University: Art and Art Professions
New York, NY
Open Date
Jun 6, 2018

Jul 9, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development invites applications for a Non-Tenure Track Clinical Assistant Professor position in Studio Arts to begin in September 2018. The appointed faculty member will be part of the Department of Art and Art Professions. We are committed to substantially increasing the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups as we strive to create the most intellectually diverse, inclusive, and equitable institution that we can, and especially encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

The field of specialization for this position is open and the successful applicant will serve as the Undergraduate Program Director.


Teach and mentor Undergraduate and Graduate Art students; oversee the department’s undergraduate studio art curriculum, course schedule and student body; advise undergraduate students at all levels of their academic career; recruit for the BFA studio art program; review applications and yield management of the BFA program; contribute to development of the arts at the university; participate in faculty meetings, committees, and provide other service to the University.

An MFA and teaching experience at the university level is required. Administrative experience is preferred, and NYU internal applicants are encouraged to apply. An established, influential, and continuing presence in the international art-world, as evidenced by exhibitions, published reviews, and catalogues is highly desirable.

Application Instructions
Please apply online with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, examples of creative work, diversity statement (describing how you address diversity and inclusion in the scope of your teaching and broader work), and names and contact information for three referees who will be automatically contacted by Interfolio on your behalf to upload confidential letters.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, materials should be submitted no later than July 8, 2018. Additional information about the position can be obtained from: Professor Jesse Bransford, Department Chair, at

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NYU Steinhardt: Our mission is to advance knowledge, creativity, and innovation at the crossroads of culture, education, and human development. We have award-winning faculty and alumni engaged in ground-breaking research and artistic creation, at the cutting edge of their professions. NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Art and Art Professions serves as a vibrant site for artistic experimentation and intellectual exchange. We are committed to championing interdisciplinary research, aesthetic experimentation, and inventive approaches to teaching and public programming, in order to provide graduate and undergraduate students with the intellectual and creative tools to achieve their highest individual potential within a larger social context.

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