Instructor, Associate, Assistant, Professor of Painting

$55,000 - $62,000 yearly
  • Dine College
  • Tsaile, AZ, USA
  • Feb 01, 2024
Full time Education

Job Description

Duty Schedule:

 

Summary/Objective of Position:

The School of Arts & Humanities invites applications for a full time faculty
position of Assistant Professor - Painting and Drawing. The ideal candidate will
be an artist with college teaching experience and a deep appreciation for the
history of Navajo art and life. Candidates will teach all levels of undergraduate
painting and drawing. An understanding of Diné wisdom and philosophy as it
is related to the practice of Diné art is preferred.The candidate will support
and develop the BFA Fine Arts program.

 

Description of Essential Functions of the Position

 

Disclaimer: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this list is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The School of Arts & Humanities invites applications for a full time faculty position of Assistant
Professor in Painting and Drawing. The ideal candidate will be an artist with an active practice
and with college teaching experience who has a deep understanding for the history of Navajo art
and teachings. Candidates will teach at all levels of undergraduate painting and drawing.
An understanding of Diné philosophy (SNBH) is preferred. The candidate will support and
develop the BFA Fine Arts program.
Duties and responsibilities include being an active participant in the
Diné College community and will work to support the mission and vision of Diné College.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Education & Experience

 

Minimum:

MFA in studio art practice
in studio arts with a focus on painting (Navajo painting preferred)
(or demonstration of MFA in progress and a current portfolio.

Preferred:

MFA in studio arts. Experience in Navajo painting preferred. Two years of college level teaching preferred.