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Fine Arts Adjunct Faculty

The College for Creative Studies (CCS) invites applications for adjunct faculty in the Fine Arts Department to establish a pool of teaching for on-going consideration in the areas of Contemporary Drawing, Intro and Advanced Painting, Sculpture (wood and metal), Printmaking (Intaglio, Relief, Litho, Screen print) Book Arts, Interdisciplinary, Video and Digital Media for Fine Artists, Installation/Performance and Social Practice courses. This part-time position reports to the Chair of the Fine Arts Department within the Undergraduate Studies Division.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach one or two classes per semester during the academic year depending upon scheduling and availability.

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must possess a Master’s degree of Fine Arts. College level teaching beyond teaching assistant experience is highly desirable. The successful candidate should also maintain an active professional practice both regionally and nationally.  Candidates with an interdisciplinary approach both in teaching and individual professional practice are strongly encouraged to apply.

ABOUT CCS: Located in the heart of Detroit, the College for Creative Studies (CCS) educates artists and designers to be leaders in the creative professions. A private, fully accredited college, CCS enrolls more than 1,400 students pursuing Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) and Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degrees.

Students in the BFA program can major in Advertising Design, Communication Design, Crafts, Entertainment Arts, Fashion Accessories Design, Fine Arts, Illustration, Interior Design, Photography, Product Design, and Transportation Design, in addition to a dual major Art Education program. Students in the MFA program can major in Color and Materials Design, Interaction Design, Integrated Design, and Transportation Design. The College also offers non-credit courses in the visual arts through its Continuing and Precollege Studies programs and opportunities for youth through its Community Arts Partnerships programs.

To Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately with priority given to those who submit materials prior December 15, 2018.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, along with contact information to: with “Fine Arts Adjunct” in the subject line.

Fine Arts Department

The College for Creative Studies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.