Visiting Assistant Professor of History of African Art and Art of the African Diaspora (Two Year Term) Middlebury College
Visiting Assistant Professor of History of African Art and Art of the African Diaspora (Two Year Term)-Department of History of Art & Architecture, Middlebury College, MIDDLEBURY, VT -- The Department of History of Art and Architecture invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of History of African Art and Art of the African Diaspora to teach for two academic years beginning in the fall semester of 2020. The successful candidate will teach surveys of African Art and artworks created in diasporic contexts, mid- and upper-level courses in these disciplines and in their areas of expertise. Applicants with a chronological focus on the long nineteenth century and an ability to teach the History of Photography are especially encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will contribute regularly to the college-wide curriculum, including winter term, and advise senior theses in Art History and Museum Studies. A Ph.D. or ABD in Art History and college-level teaching experience are required.
Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse staff and faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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