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Lecturer in Art (Job Search Status: Currently Accepting Resumes)

The Department of Visual and Performing Arts in the College of Liberal Arts at Mount St. Mary’s University (Emmitsburg, MD) seeks an outstanding teacher-scholar for a full-time, one-year appointment beginning August 1, 2013. The successful candidate will possess a Master’s Degree in Fine Art (MFA). Generalist training with an emphasis in 3D is preferred; this position in our Department of Visual and Performing Arts will include introductory, intermediate, and advanced courses in 2D and/or 3D media. The successful candidate will also be able to teach historical humanities courses in the Veritas Program, the university’s common liberal arts curriculum. The candidate is expected to be proficient in her or his principal medium, demonstrate teaching excellence in an undergraduate liberal arts curriculum, and have an interest in active scholarship, professional growth, and service to the campus community. Teaching load: seven or eight courses.

Mount St. Mary’s seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our Catholic identity. Application materials should address this by discussing how you might contribute to the University’s Catholic liberal arts mission, how your work engages with the Catholic intellectual tradition, or how your own faith tradition informs your vocation as teacher and scholar.

Please send letter of application and CV to with subject heading “Art,” or to:

Dr. Joshua Hochschild, Dean
College of Liberal Arts
Lecturer in Art Search
Mount St. Mary’s University
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727

Applicant review will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

Mount St. Mary’s University has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices; we actively seek and welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.


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