The Kress Foundation Department of Art History at the University of Kansas seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor (VAP) specializing in the history of early modern visual arts in Italy with strengths between 1300 and 1700. The appointment is a non-tenure track, limited term appointment for one academic year, expected to begin as early as August 18, 2016 through May 16, 2017. Subject to satisfactory performance and contingent upon final budgetary approval, the position may be renewed for one additional year.
The VAP will teach six courses (3:3), including undergraduate and graduate courses in early modern Italian art history and will guide the research of undergraduates and graduates; maintain an active program of research; and provide service to the department, College, University, and to the profession.
Required: Ph.D. in art history is expected by the start date of the appointment. For a complete announcement and to apply online, go to: https://employment.ku.edu/academic/5539BR
A complete online application includes the following materials: C.V.; letter of application; teaching statement; copies of a publication (if applicable) and/or a writing sample; and the names and contact information (including email) for three professional references who can be contacted for letters of recommendation. Initial review of applications will begin April 07, 2016, and will continue as needed to ensure a large, high quality, and diverse applicant pool.
For additional questions, contact:
Professor and Chair, Kress Foundation Department of Art History
The University of Kansas
1301 Mississippi Street, Room 209
Lawrence, KS 66045.