Department Art Department (CLA)
Position Title Instructor
Job Title Instructor Pool - 2021/2022: Art
Appointment Type Academic Teaching/Research Faculty
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent Varies
Appointment Basis 9
Faculty Status Regular
Tenure Status Fixed-Term
Pay Method Salary
Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary is commensurate with education,
training and experience
The Art Department in the School of Arts & Communication invites applications
for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor
positions to teach on a term-by-term basis for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an
instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.
The primary mission of the Art program at OSU is undergraduate education.
Students may seek BA/BS degrees in Art (with options in Art History, Studio
art as well as Photography and Digital Studio, as well as a BFA degree in in
Studio Art or Photography and Digital Studio. An undergraduate minor in Art
(options in Studio Art, Photography and Art History) also is offered.
Teach undergraduate courses on-campus or through Ecampus in areas of art such
as: film photography, digital photography, photographic processes, documentary
photography, studio courses in foundations (2-D, 3-D, drawing), painting,
printmaking, screen printing, sculpture, art history, or art appreciation.
Studio courses require:
B.F.A., professional experience and applicable teaching experience.
Lecture courses require:
M.A. or M.F.A. with applicable teaching experience.
Preferred (Special) Qualifications
For studio courses, M.F.A.
For Art History courses, Ph.D.
Experience teaching at the college level.
Evident commitment to educational equity.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity
Working Conditions / Work Schedule
This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I
(FBS) universities. No
Posting Number P04469UF
Number of Vacancies Varies
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2021
Anticipated Appointment End Date 06/15/2022
Posting Date 06/10/2021
Full Consideration Date 08/15/2021
Closing Date 06/15/2022
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External -
open to ALL qualified applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by August 15,
2021. Applications will continue to be accepted after the full consideration
date, until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is
filled. The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.
When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic
1) A resume/CV; and
2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have
prepared you to teach at the university level in this discipline; identify
which discipline(s) you are qualified to teach.
3) If applying for studio art teaching positions please include examples of
your artistic work: Indicate clearly your web address of your online portfolio
website in your cover letter or curriculum vita/resume.
4) Evidence of teaching excellence, (student peer, or mentor evaluations).
Attach as “Other Document 1”
5) If applying for art history positions, please include scholarly writing
sample. “Other Document 2”
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional
references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the
For additional information please contact: Coleen Keedah at
Applications will be considered throughout the 2021-2022 academic year, as
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all
that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and
particularly encourage applications from members of historically
underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities,
veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to
help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Describe how your background has prepared you to be effective in an organization that values diversity.
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Other Document 1 (see Special Instructions)
Other Document 2 (see Special Instructions)