Assistant /Associate Professor of Art/Department Chair (FT049

first_imgCLAFLIN UNIVERSITY, founded in1869, is becoming recognized as one of the leading institutions ofhigher education in the southeast. With rigorous student-focusedacademic programs and a faculty comprised of world-class scholars,these attributes have contributed to the U.S. News and World Reportranking Claflin ninth in its 2021 list of the nation’s tophistorically black colleges/universities (HBCUs). Claflin is theonly HBCU in South Carolina in this “Top Ten” ranking. Claflin hasearned a place among the Top 10 HBCUs in the publication’sprestigious ranking for 10 consecutive years. U.S. News and WorldReport also ranked Claflin University ninth overall among theschools in the Best Regional Colleges in the South rankings.REPSONSIBILITIES: The Art Department seeks tohire a chairperson that will be a visionary leader for a historicdepartment at Claflin University. This person should be familiarwith NASAD accreditation and art in the secondary school system.Responsibilities will include but not limited to: recruiting,supervising and evaluating faculty, fundraising, managingdepartmental budget, teaching Art courses, academic advising,research and grantsmanship, service to the University andcommunity, scholarly research, and other professional andsupervisory activities. Preferred candidate should have experiencein Art and Design. Candidate should be familiar with interactivemedia and art technology in general. This person would also serveas the Director of the Arthur Rose Museum.QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate mustpossess experience in college level teaching and advising.Doctorate or terminal degree in an Art or Design related field isstrongly preferred.SALARY: Commensurate with experience.APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should complete a ClaflinUniversity Faculty Application located on our website Please visit:( transcripts will be required upon appointment. Please senda letter of application, a current curriculum vita, copies oftranscripts of all graduate work, three current letters ofrecommendation and the addresses, telephone numbers and emails ofat least five references. Send all the above materials via emailto: Dr. Isaiah McGee, DeanSchool of Humanities and Social SciencesClaflin University400 Magnolia St.Orangeburg, SC 29115Email: [email protected]last_img read more

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