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Temp Parttime Faculty: Art-LR (req21099)

Company:
University of New Mexico
Job Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Category:
Art
Posting Number
req21099

Employment Type: Faculty

Faculty Type
Adjunct

Hiring Department
Art Art History (595A)

Academic Location
College of Fine Arts

Campus: Main - Albuquerque, NM

Benefits Eligible
Adjunct faculty may be eligible to receive certain UNM benefits in some cases. See the Benefits home page for more information.

Position Summary

The College of Fine
Arts Main Campus anticipates hiring Adjunct Faculty to teach in the Fall 2022
and Spring 2023 semesters in the DEPARTMENT OF ART within the Low-Residency
Concentration of the MFA program.

The Low-Residency Concentration within the StudioMFA is aninterdisciplinary curriculum dedicated to
regenerativeculture. Students in this concentration learn art and
ecology,the ethics of working in community, solidarity economics and
regenerative cultural practices as they develop their interdisciplinary art
practices. Thirty credits of coursework are shared with the Studio MFA, while
thirty credits are part of a specialized curriculum that each cohort of
students moves through together. Admitted students can live anywhere in the world
and take this course of study, as longas they can attend residencies
twice a year and participate fully in the cohort's critiques via Zoom. There will
be two online courses: Art History Research Methodologies and Writing,
Art and Agency. The concentration brings students to sites across the
Americas during winter residencies for field-based learning.

Positions are
contingent upon need each semester as determined by student enrollment levels,
current course offering matrix, and demand driven by graduation
requirements.Positions may be filled or eliminated each semester up
to the deadline for students to drop or add courses.Candidates
who are selected for these positions will report to Department Chair, Susanne
Anderson-Riedel.

For best
consideration, please apply by this date:

July 31, 2022

Qualifications

Minimum
Qualifications
-to
teach or develop courses in the field or subfield for which you are applying
are determined by Higher Learning Commission's accreditation requirements for
faculty, and must be met by one of these ways:

  1. Master's degree, terminal degree in the discipline or subfield, or distinguished professional standing.

Preferred
Qualifications:

  1. Successful
    teaching experience in a post-secondary institution.
  2. A
    demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success,
    as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
  3. A practical knowledge of specific aspects of regenerative culture that relates
    to the course the applicant may wish to teach, such as -- but not limited to --
    ecology, social justice, solidarity economics, indigenous cultural practices,
    the post humanities, decolonial theory and practice, systems thinking and/or
    ecomaterialism.
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through
the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job
advertisement on a 3rd party site, please
visit UNMJobs
to submit an application.

To apply, please submit the following materials:
1. Curriculum Vitae
2. Transcript(s) sufficient to assess Minimum Qualifications
3. Letter summarizing relevant teaching experience and teaching philosophy.

Applicants who are appointed to a UNM faculty position are required to provide an official certification of successful completion of all degree requirements prior to their initial employment with UNM.

For Best Consideration
This posting will remain active until 7/31/2022. Anyone who applies for a position under this posting will automatically be considered for openings in subsequent semesters unless they indicate in their cover letter that they are not interested in teaching in specific semesters.
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