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Visiting Assistant Professor in Photography 2022/23  

The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History seeks applications for a 75% Visiting Assistant Professor of Photography for the 2022-23 academic year.  The position receives full benefits.  The successful candidate will teach three courses per semester in The University of Iowa School of Art & Art History, Studio Art Division.    

Required Qualifications:

The applicant will have received an MFA in photography in hand by the start date, have evidence of a national exhibition record, and demonstration of a promising program of creative development using photography as a mode of creative expression and experimentation. Applicant will have university level teaching experience as either a graduate Instructor of Record or college/university instructor, and the ability to teach introductory courses in both darkroom and digital technologies.

Desirable Qualifications:

Understanding of a variety of conceptual approaches in the teaching of photography; proficiency in critical theory 

Submission:

Candidates should submit applications online at:     http://jobs.uiowa.edu.  Search requisition 74425. Review of applications will begin on May 1st, 2022. 

Applications must include:

  • C.V. including phone number, email, mailing and website addresses, as well as courses taught.
  • Letter of interest
  • One-page artist’s statement
  • Link to artist’s website providing digital documentation of recent work (at least 20 images with slides/description of work)
  • 3 professional references – names and contact information only

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Grant Wood Fellow in Printmaking 2022/2023

The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History seeks applications from emerging to established artists in printmaking for the Grant Wood Fellowship Program for the 2022-23 academic year.

Fellowship recipient responsibilities:

• Teach one class per semester in the University of Iowa School of Art & Art History, Printmaking Area.  The candidate may teach either an introductory course or an advanced course depending on their strengths and the needs of the program.

• Present a public lecture about their work

• Participate in limited public outreach activities (e.g.: workshops, discussion of your work with a local arts organization)

• Shared exhibition at end of year with the Grant Wood Fellow in Painting & Drawing.

Fellows receive:

  • An appointment as a Grant Wood Visiting Assistant Professor in Printmaking.
  • $40,000 salary and benefits
  • private studio
  • furnished housing (in off- campus residences—one and two bedroom apartments depending on needs)

Required Qualifications:

The applicant will have received an MFA in printmaking at the time of appointment or have an equivalent combination of education and experience, evidence of a national exhibition record, university level teaching experience, demonstration of a promising program of creative research that contributes to the current needs of the undergraduate and graduate printmaking population.

Desirable Qualifications:

Demonstrates an understanding of a variety of conceptual and technical approaches to the practice and teaching of printmaking.

Proficiency in critical/theoretical frameworks of contemporary art.

Submission:

Candidates should submit applications online at:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu .  Search requisition #74351.  Review of applications will begin on February 1st, 2022.

Applications must include:

- C.V. including phone number, email, mailing and website addresses

- Letter of interest

- One-page artist’s statement

- Link to artist’s website providing digital documentation of recent work (at least 20 images with slide script/description of work)

- 3 professional references – names and contact information only

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Grant Wood Fellow in Painting & Drawing 2022/2023

The University of Iowa School of Art and Art History seeks applications from emerging to mid-career artists in painting/drawing for the Grant Wood Fellowship Program for the 2022-23 academic year.

Fellowship recipient responsibilities:

• Teach one class per semester in the University of Iowa School of Art & Art History, Painting & Drawing Area.  The candidate may teach either an introductory course or an advanced course depending on their strengths and the needs of the program.

• Present a public lecture about their work

• Participate in limited public outreach activities (e.g.: workshops, discussion of your work with a local arts organization)

• Shared exhibition at end of year with the Grant Wood Fellow in Printmaking.

Fellows receive:

  • An appointment as a Grant Wood Visiting Assistant Professor in Painting & Drawing.
  • $40,000 salary and benefits
  • private studio
  • furnished housing (in off- campus residences—one and two bedroom apartments depending on needs)

Required Qualifications:

The applicant will have received an MFA in painting/drawing at the time of application or have an equivalent combination of education and experience, evidence of a national exhibition record, university level teaching experience outside of graduate career, demonstration of a promising program of creative research that contributes to the current needs of the undergraduate and graduate painting and drawing population.

Desirable Qualifications:

Demonstrates an understanding of a variety of conceptual and material approaches in the teaching of painting/drawing and proficiency in critical theory.

Submission:

Candidates should submit applications online at:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu .  Search requisition #74352.  Review of applications will begin on February 1st, 2022.

Applications must include:

- C.V. including phone number, email, mailing and website addresses

- Letter of interest

- One-page artist’s statement

- Link to artist’s website providing digital documentation of recent work (at least 20 images with slide script/description of work)

- 3 professional references – names and contact information only

 

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.

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