Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world's largest Baptist University. Baylor's mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.
We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Art.
Tracking ID#: F009403
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Art History, Tenure-track
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. required. Evidence of scholarship and teaching experience commensurate with rank. Commitment to excellence in teaching modern and contemporary art (w/emphasis on the Western world) and continued professional activity expected. Candidate should be comfortable with undergraduate education in a studio environment and eager to embrace opportunities of the Allbritton Art Institute.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching responsibilities include courses in Introduction to Art for non-majors and upper-level courses in modern and contemporary art. Record of professional achievement and ongoing professional scholarship research expected. Allbritton Art Institute responsibilities include directing student study travel each semester in the U.S. or abroad.
RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 15, 2013 to ensure full consideration applications must be completed and received by December 1, 2013.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Include letter of application, CV, 3 letters of recommendation, official graduate transcript, statement of teaching philosophy, and sample of recent scholarship. Materials cannot be returned. Do not send application materials electronically.
Send application materials to:
Professor Heidi J. Hornik, Search Committee Chair
Department of Art
One Bear Place #97263
Waco, Texas 76798-7263
Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.