Job: Art Lecturer


The Department of Art in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

The Department of Art in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, invites applications for part-time, temporary, lecturer positions, (Job ID 333767). This posting establishes a pool of lecturers who will be selected on an as-needed basis annually. Applications will remain in the lecturer pool for three academic years (2020/21 - 2022/23). Admission to the pool does not guarantee employment.

The Department of Art is committed to building an intellectually vibrant, culturally inclusive, and academically di­verse department. We seek energetic colleagues with a strong professional record and expertise in one or more of our art practices:

  • Drawing, Painting, and Printmaking
  • Interdisciplinary Art and Social Practice
  • Photography and Moving Images
  • Sculpture and Ceramics

We welcome artists that are open to cross-disciplinary teaching, foster dynamic and inclusive learning, and incorpo­rate traditional and non-traditional approaches to art. Lecturers work with non-majors, BA, BFA, and on occasion MFA students. Class size varies from 10 to 24 students in studio-based courses and up to 105 students in lecture courses with teaching assistant support. In some circumstances, lecturers may provide service to the department. Appoint­ments may be renewable based on need, funding, and performance.

About the Job

  • Teach undergraduate and on occasion graduate students in assigned course(s)
  • Provide demonstrations and critiques
  • Assist students in studios and labs
  • Hold office hours to assist students
  • Supervise teaching assistant(s)
  • Grade assignments and submit grades
  • Participate in relevant departmental meetings
  • Based on appointment, provide service to the department

Learn More & Apply
Job ID: 333767
Deadline: 11/22/19 at 11:59 PM


Opportunity Opens

Thursday, Oct 24th 2019

Opportunity Closes

Friday, Nov 22nd 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

External Site
MN Artists