Oklahoma State University
The Department of Art, Graphic Design, and Art History at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater invites applications for the position of Department Head and Vennerberg Professor, an endowed professorship, beginning in the 2013 fall semester. Candidates with an area of specialization in one of the department’s three areas of emphasis-studio art, graphic design, and art history-are invited to apply. The successful candidate will have a compelling record of scholarship, teaching, and administrative experience, and will offer expert leadership in the following areas: pursuit of research opportunities, teaching and learning at both undergraduate and graduate levels, and expansion of competitive graduate programs. The successful candidate will teach one course per year; oversee all curricular, budgetary, programming, and personnel matters; and lead the department by enhancing its reputation and visibility in the state and nation through advocacy, outreach, and public relations. The Department Head reports to the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Candidates must currently hold the rank of either Associate or Full Professor. A curriculum vitae, a list of three references, recent examples of scholarship (digital images for studio and design, a recent article or book chapter for art history), and a cover letter demonstrating research, teaching, and administrative proficiency should be sent to: Chair, Department Head Search Committee, Department of Art, Graphic Design, and Art History, Oklahoma State University, 108 Bartlett Center, Stillwater, OK, 74078-4085. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. Filling of this position is contingent upon available funding. Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-Verify employer committed to diversity. OSU-Stillwater is a tobacco-free campus.