Department of Fine Arts
The School of the Arts and Professions at University of Maryland Eastern Shore invites resumes for a full-time, twelve month, non-tenure track faculty position. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and qualifications. The position is available January or July 2013.
Responsibilities: Teach two classes per semester; and plan and implement all exhibitions and events in the university gallery including management of exhibitions, logistics, installation, publications, scheduling, mailings, and security. The candidate will have responsibility for budget, contracts, and proposals and tracking expenditures as the primary financial overseer of gallery funds. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications: MFA or equivalent terminal degree required. Three years of gallery and teaching experience at the undergraduate level and a national and/or international exhibition record required. Applicant should demonstrate a developed ability and keen interest in teaching two dimensional media at the foundation level. Grant writing experience is also highly desired. Ability to get along with others required.
Note: Individuals with degrees outside of the US may be subject to verification. Verification of degree is the responsibility of the candidate.
Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should send letter of application, curriculum vita, unofficial transcript (official transcripts will be required once a candidate is selected) and have three letters of professional recommendation sent to the Department of Human Resources, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, MD 21853. E-mail: email@example.com
The University of Maryland Eastern Shore, an 1890 Land-Grant Institution in the University of System of Maryland, is located in the historical town of Princess Anne, 15 minutes from the city of Salisbury and forty minutes from the resort of Ocean City, Maryland. The campus is centrally located 2-3 hours from Baltimore, MD, Washington, D.C., Virginia Beach and Philadelphia, PA.
UMES is an EEO/AA employer. The successful candidate must be able to show acceptable documentation establishing the right to accept employment in the United States of America. Minorities, women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.