Craft / Material Studies

Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Adjunct Faculty Positions, Metals/Jewelry, Department of Craft and Material Studies at VCUarts

The VCUarts Department of Craft and Material Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University invites applications for adjunct professors to teach one or more sections of beginning, intermediate, and/or advanced courses in the metals area during the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters. Candidates must be able to demonstrate awareness and sensitivity towards promoting an inclusive and diverse learning environment, knowledge of field of specialization, particularly in technical proficiency; knowledge of or experience in implementing a variety of teaching strategies; ability to teach effectively at the college level.

Applicants must have Applicants must have a advanced degree in Fine Art or related field. Master’s in Fine Arts is preferred. Expertise in area of teaching specialization is highly desirable. Active exhibition record and previous teaching experience at the college level is preferred.

Required application materials: 
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Current CV or Resume
A list of three current references including names, addresses, phone numbers, and
email addresses (references will not be contacted prior to applicant’s approval)
Portfolio of work- visual documentation of professional work, list of specialized skills and examples of student work, if available.
To apply, please submit application materials via VCU eJobs at Only electronic applications submitted via eJobs will be accepted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon completion of a successful background check. Applicants must present proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.