Job Opening – Assistant Professor of Art History (10/2012)

2012 October 26

Montserrat College of Art
Beverly, Massachusetts

Assistant Professor of Art History, starting Fall 2013. Ph.D. (or ABD) required. Looking for a candidate who is interested in taking a leadership role in rethinking the two-semester art history survey. The applicant’s field of specialization is open, but it should include at least a strong secondary emphasis on non-European, non-western, or colonial/postcolonial art.

The art history offerings are part of a studio-centered curriculum that also includes an art history minor and an expanding art education program. The three/three teaching load will be comprised of survey, likely participation in a team-taught freshman seminar, and the potential to develop electives in the faculty member’s areas of specialization.


College teaching experience beyond the TA level required. Send letter of interest, including teaching philosophy and ideas about survey, c.v., names/contact information of three references, and indication of plans to attend CAA.  Initial interviews at CAA.  Email application materials in single, complete file to the Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art,, with the subject line “Art History Search.”  To be assured of full consideration, apply by December 1, 2012.

Employer information

Montserrat College of Art is a young and growing four-year college of art and design in Beverly, Massachusetts that focuses on an intensive studio environment and one-on-one instruction from our faculty of accomplished artists, designers, and scholars. At Montserrat, students find a place of inspiration, respect, and encouragement, where they can develop their talents and achieve their vision of the future.

Montserrat College of Art is an Equal Opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity.

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