Job Opening – Art History Tenure Track Faculty Position (01/2010)

2010 January 12

Dutchess Community College
Poughkeepsie, New York

The Department of Performing, Visual Arts and Communication at Dutchess Community College invites applications for a Tenure Track faculty position in Art History. This position has an expected start date in August, 2010.

Minimum qualifications include an earned Master’s degree (PhD Preferred) in Art History or a closely related field, some college level teaching experience, and/or relevant work experience.

Teaching responsibility may include History of Art, History of Modern Art, Art of China and Japan, and possibly 2D Design and Color Theory. There is a possibility of an evening course assignment, as well as serving as Art Gallery Director for the college’s art gallery.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with or teaching community college students and to those with an understanding and appreciation of the role of the community college in higher education. Preferred candidates should also be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role of assessment in course and program development. Candidates should have some experience in using instructional technology in classroom or online adaptations, and a willingness to adopt new and emerging technologies. An appreciation for diversity of all types and how diversity impacts learning and instruction is strongly desired.

Applicants for this position should submit a current résumé and a cover letter that clearly states how the candidate fulfills the required and preferred qualifications. Any materials not listed here should not be included and will not be viewed by the committee.

DCC offers a comprehensive benefits package. Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2010 and will continue until the position is filled.

Department of Human Resources, Box H
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Fax: 845-431-8595

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