Visiting Assistant Professor, Early Modern Art History, Kenyon College, Gambier

Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Early Modern Art History. This is a two-year appointment that will begin in August 2023. The successful candidate should have expertise in art and visual culture between c. 1400-1800; the geographic area of study is open. Secondary fields of interest may include gender studies; museum studies; architecture and design; colonial and/or post-colonial studies. The successful candidate will teach established courses, but may also develop classes at the introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. We are interested in teacher-scholars who can offer creative ways to engage with the Department’s Visual Resources Center, our Study Collection, and regional art museums. Applicants should complement, not duplicate, current expertise of the permanent department faculty.

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at Applications must include: 1) a cover letter describing teaching experience, research interests, teaching philosophy, and information on ways that issues and practices related to diversity, inclusion, and equity have been or will be included in teaching, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) unofficial graduate transcript(s), 4) a list of three references with detailed contact information, including email address (at least one reference must speak to the candidate’s teaching experience). Note: references will only be contacted for those candidates who advance to the latter stages of the search.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the April 16th deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.

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