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The School of Art, Design and Art History at The University of Tulsa seeks applications for a full-time visiting faculty position in the area of Ceramics and Three-Dimensional media, for the 2018-19 academic year beginning in August 2018. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience, teaching and current professional status.

We seek a colleague dedicated to the investigation of ceramics and 3D media in a contemporary art context. The department seeks an artist who complements the current faculty’s wide range of traditional and new genre specializations. Areas of expertise might include, but are not limited to: sculpture, architecture, ornamentation, utility and function, craft and objects, painting and ceramics, vessel making, 3-D digital fabrication/rapid prototyping, practical design/build techniques, traditional processes and/or emerging material processes, with an interest in digital technology, ceramics history and theory. Area of expertise open to any ceramics and/or 3D area.

The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/ Veteran.

TTU School of Art Ceramics Instructor 

Employment Dates: June 5 – July 7, 2018

Pay Scale: $3,500 plus campus housing and university meal plan

Application Deadline:  March 1, 2018

Position Description:

The School of Art Summer Graduate Studies program is seeking an instructor to teach a four-week course intensive ceramic class.  The instructor will provide instruction to development student techniques primarily with wheel throwing techniques, altering forms and alternative firing techniques. This is a credit bearing course for students enrolled in the Master of Art Education, Master of Fine Arts and upper level undergraduate students. A proposed syllabus must will include potential assignments.


  • MFA in Ceramics with a body of work and studio practice with a focusing on the vessel.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of low and high fire glazing/surface techniques as well as atmospheric firings, glaze technology, and contemporary ceramic artists.
  • A combination of two years of teaching at the college level and experience with conducting intensive workshops at art centers.

Application Materials include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Samples of work: Website address and or 10 -15 images of work
  • Student work: 10- 15 images
  • Three names of references and contact information

Please submit applications to Requisition 11200BR instructor.

For more information or questions please contact Von Venhuizen, Associate Professor of Ceramics,

The School of Craft + Emerging Media at ACAD welcomes applications for the following limited term faculty appointment commencing August 2018:

Visiting Faculty, Ceramics
(Competition # 1718-JA-FT-20)

To complement existing instructional resources, this position will instruct four (4) 4.5 hour-long studio courses at all levels of the undergraduate BFA in Ceramics program. Salary will be commensurate with experience and education. In adECdition, the successful candidate will be provided with two (2) course releases towards research and studio practice.

The successful candidate will be capable of teaching all forms of Ceramic practice through core courses and studio supervision, including vessel, sculptural, figurative, installation and performance. The candidate will possess an active studio practice that will contribute to the breadth of the program and demonstrate a critical and creative engagement with contemporary discourse on Craft and Ceramics. In combination with a collaborative spirit and professional commitment to the field, experience in academic service, curricular innovation, and Ceramics studio management will be considered an asset.

>>> To find out more about this opportunity and submission requirements, please visit Review of applications will begin on April 9th, 2018.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The University of Memphis Department of Art is seeking a tenure-track faculty member committed to teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Ceramics. The tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor will start on August 20, 2018. We seek an artist whose practice demonstrates a critical and technical understanding of contemporary issues in the creative and scholarly fields of ceramic art, the history of art, and the relationship between art and culture. The faculty member would teach, advise, and recruit as well as providing oversight of the ceramics studios.

EMPLOYER INFORMATION:The Department of Art offers Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts degrees in various fine arts concentrations as well as Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in Art History. Further information about the Department of Art is available on the following website:

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must hold an MFA or appropriate terminal degree and should be professionally active with a record of creative achievements. The Department of Art at the University of Memphis is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and mission of the University.

APPLICATION: Please visit our job posting for instructions.

Studio Potter Seeks Dynamic Executive Director

Please find the complete description at

Founded in 1972, Studio Potter is a non-profit publisher based in Northampton, Massachusetts. The Executive Director (ED) serves as Studio Potter’s chief operating officer working closely with and reporting to the Board of Directors (BOD). This is a full-time (30-35 hours per week), in-house position.


  • Develop and manage financial strategies and tasks
  • Develop fundraising resource channels
  • Collaborate with BOD to develop strategic plans
  • Hire, supervise, motivate staff
  • Supervise and execute day-to-day operations
  • Be active and visible in the ceramics community; serve as a spokesperson


  • College graduate, three years’ management experience, non-profit arts or related area preferred
  • Knowledge and experience of fundraising strategies, donor relations and strategic planning
  • Established and provable financial management skills
  • Entrepreneurial thinker; ability to develop and implement public/private partnerships
  • Strong public speaking, and communication skills
  • Active in national and international ceramic community; active/prior studio practice preferred

Salary commensurate with experience. Applicants should submit resumé, cover letter, and contact information for three references to David McBeth via Application review ongoing until position is filled. Studio Potter is an EOE.

New York University’s Steinhardt School invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Studio Arts to begin in September 2018. We are committed to increasing the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups, and especially encourage candidates from these groups to apply.

Research focus in the area of Studio Art, including research focusing on interdisciplinary practices within ceramics and sculpture practices.


Conduct research; teach ceramics courses in an interdisciplinary curriculum; develop/implement innovative courses; exhibit professional work; participate in faculty meetings/committees, and provide other service to the University.


Candidates must have a PhD or an MFA; clear record of, or potential to develop significant research and publications record within the field of visual arts; extensive local, national and international networks; familiarity with current issues and trends in art and culture; expert knowledge of technical and conceptual history/critique of ceramics as well as contemporary application and a commitment to excellence in scholarship and teaching.


Please visit our job posting for instructions.

NYU STEINHARDT: We have award-winning faculty and alumni engaged in ground-breaking research and artistic creation. We are committed to championing interdisciplinary research, aesthetic experimentation, and inventive approaches to teaching and public programming.

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IUPUI (Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis) announces a nationwide search to recruit a new Dean for the Herron School of Art and Design (, Indiana’s premiere professional art and design school.

Reporting directly to the Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer, the Dean is the chief executive officer of Herron and is responsible for fulfilling the School’s mission and realizing its vision. It is expected that the new Dean will demonstrate the ability to increase enrollment, cultivate new and ongoing community relationships, and further develop the alumni relations and career placement functions.  (A ‘Leadership Statement’ providing more complete information about the position is available at

While applications and nominations will be accepted until a new Dean is selected, interested parties are encouraged to submit their materials to our consultant at the address below by February 1st to assure optimal consideration.  Application materials should include a letter of interest and a recent resume.

The department of Art & Art History at St. Lawrence University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position to begin August 2018. We are primarily looking for an artist who will bring a critical and creative approach to teaching courses that will enhance the 3-d/extended media offerings in the department; these might include sculpture, ceramics, installation, and digital processes. In addition, this person will also be expected to teach beginning or advanced drawing courses. MFA with teaching experience in 3-d area of competency and in drawing, and evidence of continuing artistic accomplishment required.

We welcome applications from candidates who bring diverse cultural, ethnic and national perspectives to their scholarship and teaching.

To view the complete position description, including minimum qualifications required and to apply, please visit

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit

The Berea College Art and Art History Department invites applications for a full-time, two-year visiting faculty position as Assistant Professor of Ceramics.  An MFA in ceramics, an exhibition record, and quality college teaching experience are required.  Teaching responsibilities include six courses, offered for a wide range of undergraduates, both majors and non-majors, including all levels of ceramics and foundation design. A successful candidate must bring a broad artistic understanding of ceramics as a critical art form in the 21st century and strong technical knowledge of ceramic techniques.

Please submit all application materials at, including: letter of application, CV, 20 images of candidate’s studio art, 20 images of student art (images may be .jpg or .ppt and will be viewed on a Mac), statement of studio teaching philosophy, recommendation letters, and unofficial transcripts.  Applicants should also complete and send the Faculty Application available at along with other materials. For full consideration, the application deadline is March 2, 2018.

Berea College achieved national distinction as the first coeducational and interracial college in the South. The College has a longstanding commitment to interracial education; here, people of different races seek to learn from and about each other, while also living together.