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Art Education Position - University of Florida


From: craig roland (rolandc_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Nov 02 2000 - 16:02:54 PST

Faculty Vacancy -- Assistant Professor
Art Education

The University of Florida School of Art and Art History, College of
Fine Arts, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position
with a specialization in art education. The position's starting date
is August 10, 2001.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in education methods
for both art majors and elementary education majors; teach graduate
courses in art education; supervise student teaching; conduct a
program of scholarly research appropriate to the discipline;
contribute appropriately in the area of service to the university,
community and the profession.

Qualifications: Excellent scholar and committed teacher; Ph.D. or
Ed.D. in Art Education required; minimum of three years experience
teaching art K-12; university teaching experience beyond graduate
assistantship; evidence of publication and professional service in
art education; demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following
areas: special education; early childhood, elementary or middle
school art education; art assessment; museum education; preservice
teacher education; inservice teacher training; critical theory and
pedagogy; or alternative art education.

Rank and salary: Assistant Professor; Nine month salary commensurate
with qualifications and experience.

University of Florida: The University of Florida is a comprehensive,
graduate research institution with 45,000 students and membership in
the AAU. Gainesville, which is consistently ranked as one of the
nation's most livable cities, is located midway between the Gulf of
Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. Together the university and the
community comprise an educational, medical and cultural center for
North Central Florida, with outstanding resources such as the
Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, the Harn Museum of Art, the
Florida Museum of Natural History, and the Hippodrome State Theater.

School of Art and Art History: The School of Art and Art History,
organized within the College of Fine Arts, plays an important role in
the academic life of the university and in the community. The School
has 34 full-time faculty with approximately 600 art majors. Degree
programs include the B.A., B.F.A., M.A., and M.F.A. Areas of study
include General Art Studies, Art History, Art Education, Museum
Studies, Visual Arts (majors in Ceramics, Creative Photography,
Drawing, Digital Arts and Sciences, Electronic Intermedia, Graphic
Design, Painting, Printmaking, and Sculpture). All degree programs
are accredited by NASAD and the Southern Association of Colleges and
Schools. The School of Art and Art History homepage is located at

Application Deadline: March 1, 2001

Application Procedures: Applicants should submit a detailed letter of
application, a statement of teaching philosophy, a professional
resume, appropriate documentation of recent work, off prints/copies
of representative publications, documentation of students' work if
available, and SASE for return of materials; and the names,
addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of three
references who have been asked to send letters of recommendation
written specifically for this position directly to:

Art Education Search
School of Art and Art History
PO Box 115801
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-5801

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action
Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The
"government in the sunshine" law of Florida requires that all
documents relating to the search process, including letters of
application/nomination and reference, be available for public

CRAIG ROLAND Associate Professor of Art Education
School of Art and Art History - University of Florida
PO Box 115801, Gainesville Florida 32611-5801
Art Ed Office: 352.392.9165 Fax: 352-392-8453
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