Job Opening – Adjunct Instructor (07/2011)

2011 July 6

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The Liberal Arts Department at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design in Lancaster, PA is seeking qualified adjuncts to teach art history courses for the Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 semesters. Applicants must have completed their MA in art history or the equivalent. The courses available are:

AH 105 Introduction to Western Art I (Prehistory to Giotto), FALL
This course is the first of a two-part survey examining the major monuments of Western art and the philosophical foundations of Western art history. AH 105 investigates the major styles and movements in architecture, painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts created in Europe and North America from the prehistoric period to 1300 within their historical context. The course is a requirement for first-year students. This course is offered twice a week, either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday, at either 8:15AM-9:45AM or 5:15PM-6:45PM.

AH 106 Introduction to Western Art II (Renaissance to Contemporary), SPRING
This course is the second of a two-part survey examining the major monuments of Western art and the philosophical foundations of Western art history. AH 106 investigates the architecture, painting, sculpture, and decorative arts created in Europe and North America from 1300 to the present as well the societies which produced this art. Successful completion of AH 105 is required for enrollment in AH 106. This course is a requirement for first-year students. This course is offered twice a week, either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday, at either 8:15AM-9:45AM or 5:15PM-6:45PM.

AH 212 Renaissance Art, FALL
This survey explores the artistic styles of European art from 1400-1600 focusing on major monuments and artists. Students also will examine how historical and cultural changes affected the development of art during this period. This course is offered Monday/Wednesday, 5:15PM-6:45PM.

Interested applicants should send a current curriculum vitae and a statement of teaching philosophy to Dr. Jessica Sponsler, Chair, Department of Liberal Arts, 204 North Prince Street, Box 59, Lancaster, PA 17608-0059 or submitted electronically to jsponsler@pcad.edu.

The Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is a small, four-year professional art college offering BFA degrees in Fine Arts, Photography, Graphic Design and Illustration. PCA&D is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design as well as accredited by Middle States and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.

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