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Position Summary:

Antioch College has an immediate opening for an instructor of Media Arts beginning January 1, 2023. We seek qualified applicants to fill a 6 month term-limited contract appointment for the remainder of the 22-23 academic year, including two courses per term for Winter 23 and Spring 23 terms (one novice, two intermediate, and one advanced). Requirements include successful college-level teaching experience and either a terminal degree in media arts or related fields or sufficient demonstrable life experience as a media arts practitioner.

Successful applicants will have broad training in the media arts and be excited to teach a wide range of media arts courses which may include studio, survey and courses in their areas of specialization. Scholar practitioners are highly desired and should have strong exhibition records, be proficient in the technical, theoretical, and historical foundations of contemporary visual art practice, and be capable of sophisticated engagement with visual art in its broadest definition. They should have a strong commitment to and understanding of how the arts engage social justice work and critical pedagogy.

The position is open until filled. To apply, please send a CV and cover letter that addresses your interest in the position and your commitment to undergraduate teaching and experience with diversity, equity, and inclusion, along with a link to a portfolio that includes both print and time-based examples of your work (5 minute maximum). Materials can be sent to facultysearch@antiochcollege.edu, with “term-limited Media Arts” in the subject line. . Questions about the position can be directed to michael casselli at mcasselli@antiochcollege.edu, Chair of the Arts Division.

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About our educational community: Antioch College was founded as a new kind of American college, a place where students seek to “win victories for humanity” and engage in real-world problem solving in the classroom, campus and community, and through our renowned cooperative education program.  Antioch attracts tenacious questioners who find virtue in our being rigorous and open, creative and deliberative, diverse and self-reliant; who appreciate the thoughtful scale of individual, small group and community learning, and our commitment to principles of applied and experiential education. Antioch is a laboratory for discovering the new and better ways of living and learning that are the building blocks for democratic communities and a healthy planet.  Through participatory learning and work-based education, students develop and put their ideas into practice.  Guided by talented teachers and mentors, students own their education through a robust Self-Designed Major program that encourages students to explore the transdisciplinary spaces within and between the humanities, sciences, arts, and social sciences. Students also utilize Antioch’s dynamic resources like the Antioch farm and Coretta Scott King Center in their studies.  The high level of participation in the design and governance of the College, dialogue and collaboration across the campus to develop community here and in the surrounding region is unmatched elsewhere.

Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the college offers employment, advancement opportunities, and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender identity, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without Antioch sponsorship.

To apply for this job email your details to apacheco@antiochcollege.edu