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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).

Department of Art and Art History

The Department of Art and Art History at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is seeking to establish a pool of candidates for temporary teaching positions beginning in the fall 2015. Applicants with both studio art and/or art history backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Persons hired for these positions may be expected to teach introductory and/or upper-level courses in studio art or art history depending on the curricular needs at the time the opening occurs.


M.A. in Studio Art, M.F.A. preferred. Masters Degree in Art History, Ph.D. preferred. Successful teaching experience beyond the T.A., exhibition record or evidence of scholarship, evidence of professional practice and demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations preferred. Proof of skills/technology applicable to the applicant’s field of study and personal research also preferred. Finalists must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process. Recommendation for hiring is needed by the majority of the regular, full-time department faculty.


Submit a cover letter addressing your qualifications for the position, teaching philosophy, resume, unofficial copy of most recent graduate transcript, contact information for three professional references (letters on request), artist’s statement (for Studio Art applicants only), 10 images of personal work and 10 images of student work (for Studio Art applicants only - images must be low-resolution, 72dpi, maximum of 1000 pixels in either dimension on CD/DVD readable for both Mac and PC) to:

Chair, Search and Screen Committee - Temp Pool
Department of Art and Art History
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
400 East Second Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Applications should be received between June 7, 2015 and June 7, 2017. Positions will remain open until filled. No hand delivered applications accepted. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO Employer. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background. Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.