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Roy Lichtenstein Chair

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Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Roy Lichtenstein Chair
Working Title Roy Lichtenstein Chair
Department Art
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 431181
Summary of Duties

The Ohio State University invites applications for the Roy Lichtenstein Endowed Chair of Studio Art.  This chair will reside in the Department of Art and have a research focus on Studio Art.  The inaugural Lichtenstein Chair will be an established artist, appointable at the professor or associate professor level, with a distinguished exhibition record who, in the spirit of Roy's legacy of innovative and original experimentation, crosses fluidly between disciplines and might work in a diversity of material and conceptual forms. The endowment provides discretionary funding for the Professor's research, sponsorship of lectures, travel to conferences, work with graduate students and other similar expenses relating to professional projects. The Ohio State University is the model 21st-century public, land grant, research, urban, community engaged institution. The University is dedicated to: *Creating and discovering knowledge to improve the well-being of our state, regional, national and global communities; Educating students through a comprehensive array of distinguished academic programs; Preparing a diverse student body to be leaders and engaged citizens; Fostering a culture of engagement and service. Diversity and inclusion as essential components of our excellence. The Department of Art offers the BA, BFA and MFA in Studio Art. The Roy Lichtenstein Endowed Chair will play an active role in all three programs. *The successful applicant will teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, and take an active role as an instructor and advisor to students at all levels. S/he will contribute to the academic life of the Department, College, and University through teaching, research, and service. An existing research agenda that reaches across traditional disciplinary boundaries is desirable, as this position offers opportunities for collaboration with faculty in other departments across the College and University, including the Department of History of Art, which is conducting a simultaneous search for the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation Endowed Chair of Art History. **Application Instructions:  Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, URL of professional work, URL of examples of student work and the names and contact information of three references. Inquiries may be directed to Department Chair Rebecca Harvey (harvey.113@osu.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately. The search will remain active, and applications will continue to be accepted, until the position is filled. The anticipated starting date of the position is no later than August 2018. Please apply through Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9453

Additional Information for Applicants:

Application Instructions: Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, URL of professional work, URL of examples of student work and the names and contact information of three references. Inquiries may be directed to Michael Mercil, Interim Chair (Mercil.1@osu.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately. The search will remain active, and applications will continue to be accepted, until the position is filled. The anticipated starting date of the position is no later than August 2018.

Please apply through Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9453

Required Qualifications

Master’s of Fine Art (MFA) or higher in Studio Arts or related degree and a substantial teaching/exhibition record that is national/international in scope and demonstrated innovative and experimental approaches to education.

Desired Qualifications

An existing research agenda that reaches across traditional disciplinary boundaries.

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Requires the successful completion of a background check.

Target Salary Negotiable
Job Category Instructional/Faculty
Job Appointment

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary/Term/Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 08/12/2017
Posting End Date 12/31/2017
Dept Contact Name Michael Mercil
Dept Contact Phone
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Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/80691

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