Part-Time Faculty in Art History

Posting Details


Posting Number F00281P


Working Title Part-Time Faculty in Art History
Tenure Status Not Eligible
Benefit Status No Benefits
Months Per Year 9
Proposed Start Date 01/02/2018


Department Visual Arts - 2163


University Summary

The Department of Art and Design at the University of Dayton seeks adjunct faculty with experience teaching introductory and/or upper-division art history courses in western, non-western, and global areas. Courses to be taught by part-time faculty include Introduction to the Visual Arts and Survey of Art I, II, and/or III.

University Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

*Master of Arts degree in Art History, Art and Architectural History and/or Visual Studies.
*Knowledgeable about and able to teach effectively in broad areas of art history ranging from the ancient world to contemporary art and global traditions.  *Excellent communication skills, knowledge of academic requirements, skills with instructional technology, and organizational ability to keep accurate and timely records. *One year teaching experience at the college level.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience using interdisciplinary teaching methods.
    *Experience mentoring or working with diverse student populations.
    *Ability to work within a diverse team of faculty, staff and students.
Number of Positions Available 2
Application Review Date 01/02/2018
Closing Date
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications for this position can be submitted electronically at the University of Dayton Jobs Website ( Submissions should include a current CV, a letter of application, and two recent letters of recommendation, along with evidence of teaching effectiveness (syllabi and/or samples of student work). Inquiries can be sent to The letter of application should discuss the applicant’s level of knowledge and years of experience teaching within college-level art history courses.

Applications accepted until 2 positions filled, with priority review on September 5, 2017.

Primary Contact for this Position Judith Huacuja

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Letter of Reference 1
  4. Letter of Reference 2
  5. Other Document
Optional Documents

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