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Foundation – Drawing Adjunct Faculty

The College for Creative Studies (CCS) invites applications for a Drawing adjunct position in the Foundation department. This position reports to the Chair of the Foundation department within the Undergraduate Studies Division. Classes are scheduled based on availability and may vary each semester.

Successful candidates must possess a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and have progress toward or completion of a Master’s degree. Priority is given to candidates with college level teaching experience in Drawing I and/or Drawing II who are also dedicated to establishing themselves as an active part of the art community.

This position requires strengths in mentoring and motivation of students to achieve their full potential in accomplishing work that meets college level standards as established by the department. The candidate must be able to effectively teach drawing fundamentals with a focus on technical skills needed to draw from observation and imagination including an in-depth study of perspective and figure drawing. Formal composition and design principles as well as craftsmanship and presentation techniques will be emphasized.

Working at CCS

The College for Creative Studies subscribes to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment, admissions and educational practices and strives to provide an educational environment and workplace free from unlawful harassment or discrimination. Discrimination, including harassment because of age, race, color, national origin religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law is strictly prohibited.

How to Apply

Please submit resume, statement of teaching philosophy, portfolio, and samples of student work (if appropriate) to:

College for Creative Studies
Office of Human Resources
Foundation Drawing Candidate
201 E. Kirby
Detroit, MI 48202-4034

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.