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Tenure Ttrack Assistant Professor in Ceramics

San Francisco State University, School of Art seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Ceramics beginning August 2016. MFA in Art with an emphasis in ceramics required. Salary commensurate with qualifications. Position description available at

SF State serves a diverse student body with a mission to promote scholarship, diversity, instructional excellence and intellectual accomplishment. Faculty are expected to be effective teachers, demonstrate professional achievement and growth through research, publications and/or creative activities, and engage in service to the campus and community. Application review begins February 2016 and continues until filled.  Online submissions only:

Include: letter of interest, CV, 20 images of recent personal work, 20 images of student work, statement of teaching philosophy and names and contact information for three professional references.

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Program Assistant/Arts Specialist

Job No. 495106

Salary: $34,000/Commensurate with Experience and Education

Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Responsible for program development and instruction for various levels of non-credit arts and crafts activities, primarily related to teaching throwing and hand building clay techniques.

Prepare glazes, stack and fire electric kilns; train student employees on various studio tasks and techniques.

Develop a variety of unique arts and crafts projects formatted for groups attending art socials and/or late night activities.

Tenure Track Position in Ceramics

The Department of Art and Design at East Tennessee State University seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Ceramics area to teach all levels of undergraduate and graduate courses in Ceramics, beginning Fall 2016.

Responsibilities will involve teaching three undergraduate courses each semester, along with graduate level and independent study courses. Responsibilities include supervision and management of ceramics facilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Ability to teach wheel-throwing, hand building, ceramic sculpture, advanced and graduate ceramics and the possibility of special topics courses.  Candidate’s experience must include technical expertise in all aspects of the ceramics studio operation including gas-fired kilns, electric kilns, glaze chemistry and the facilitation of studio and equipment maintenance.

Minimum Qualifications:

MFA in Studio Art by Dec 15, 2015 with an emphasis in Ceramics and at least two years of university level teaching experience.   Ability to teach wheel, hand building, and sculptural ceramics processes at all levels of both undergraduate and graduate ceramics.

To Apply:

Please see the full ad and requirements at the ETSU eJobs portal at the following link:

Application Deadline:  December 15, 2015

For questions, contact search committee chair, Travis Graves  or (423) 439-8303
ETSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Assistant Ceramics Professor

The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design at Georgia State University seeks applicants for a full-time tenure track position in Ceramics at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2016. Pending budgetary approval, salary is dependent upon a candidate’s professional and academic experience and accomplishments. Screening of applications will begin October 15, 2015 and will continue until position is filled. (Any applications received after the deadline will only be reviewed in the event there are no viable candidates in the first round).

Necessary Qualifications: MFA in ceramics by the time of appointment; ability to teach hand building and throwing techniques; professional work that reflects a high level of technical ability and an understanding of and interest in contemporary issues in the field of ceramics and/or the broader field of art; a research and/or exhibition record reflecting a commitment to professional development appropriate to a tenure track position.

Georgia State University is an EEO/AA employer. Employment is contingent upon background verification.

To view complete and detailed information on how to officially apply for this position, please visit “Employment Opportunities” under “Contact Us” at .

For further information contact Search Chair, Associate Professor Christina West at

Internships and Residencies
Canton, CT:  Internships and residencies available at a premier ceramic studio in northwest CT.  Applicants should have comprehensive education and experience in throwing and hand building techniques.  Some teaching and wood firing experience preferred.   Arts management applicants are welcome.

  • 12-15 hours of unpaid studio assistance per week required
  • Mixing glazes, pugging clay, studio maintenance, maintenance and firing of numerous kilns (wood, salt, electric, raku, saggar, gas)
  • Teaching opportunities (adults and youth)
  • Other duties as required.

Residents are offered a one-person show in our gallery as well as participation in numerous group shows.  Visit our website to learn more about us at  Send artist statement, resume, written references and e-portfolio to  Questions, call 860-693-1000.