Employment Status Part-time
Faculty/Type Rank Instructor
Area of Study , History and Cultural Impact of Media & Technology
Begins August 2022
About the College
Spelman College seeks teacher/scholars dedicated to excellence in teaching and
to the continued enhancement of the academic environment for students and
colleagues. Founded in 1881, Spelman College is a private four-year liberal
arts college located in Atlanta, GA. The oldest historically Black college for
women in the United States, Spelman is a member of the Atlanta University
Center Consortium and Atlanta Regional Consortium for Higher Education.
In this course, students will examine and analyze the historical and
theoretical frameworks behind media and technology, while connecting these
studies to contemporary trends and issues. Students will also explore the
cultural impact of media and technology by examining how media and technology
can ultimately transform human behavior and habits.
Applicants should demonstrate a strong background at the intersection of
digital media, technology, and art practice. Applicants should have an active
professional studio practice (that includes exhibitions,
residencies/fellowships, and/or publications) or equivalent professional work
experience that intersects art, media, and technology.
• The ideal candidate should be prepared to introduce students to an inclusive
collection of contemporary artist practices and professional work in the
spaces of interactive media, digital media, technology, and art.
• The ideal candidate should demonstrate a capacity to encourage students to
explore, read, write, research, and critique.
• The ideal candidate will have a M.F.A., M.S., M.P.S, or equivalent
• Prior teaching experience in physical computing is preferred but not
The appointment requires the teaching of SAVC 270 History and Cultural Impact
of Media & Technology and scheduled participation in the Spelman College
The successful candidate will have earned a master's degree or an equivalent
record of professional accomplishments.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F324P
Open Date 04/11/2022
Close Date 06/30/2022
Special Instructions to Applicants
Any correspondence regarding the position or your application will be relayed
to you by our Faculty Support Team. Please do not reach out to any department
faculty regarding the position or status of your application. We appreciate
your interest and consideration.
Spelman College is an EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Title IX Employer
and we participate in E-Verify. We are a smoke-free campus
Deadline to Receive Letter(s) of Reference
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