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Limited Term Adjunct Instructor (Studio Art)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please upload 20 images of your personal artwork in the artist's portfolio section.

Position Details

Position Information

Title Limited Term Adjunct Instructor (Studio Art)
Department School of Art (3504)
Medical Sub-Speciality
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The University of Arizona School of Art is accepting applications for potential Limited Term Adjunct Instructor positions that may become available for the spring 2017-18 academic year in the Studio Art disciplines (2D, 3D & Extended Media, First Year Experience, Illustration + Design, and Photography).

Hours will vary depending on courses taught. Appointments are one semester.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Teach one or more courses in needed discipline.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Terminal degree in related discipline, or exceptional level of professional expertise in the course discipline.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Terminal Degree in related discipline.
  • University level teaching experience in related discipline.
Rank Instructor
Tenure Information Adjunct (NTE)
FLSA Exempt
FTE .170 per course
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week variable
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay $4,000 per course
Job Category Faculty
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F21160
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 01/17/2018
Position End Date (if temporary) 05/13/2018
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

If you have any questions about applying for this position, please contact Joanna Mahon at

Open Date 10/17/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 10/26/2017
Special Instructions Summary

Please upload 20 images of your personal artwork in the artist’s portfolio section.

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a Terminal degree in a related discipline, or an exceptional level of professional expertise in the course discipline?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Art Portfolio
  4. Reference/Referee Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Media File