Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory

Art History (Sessional Lecturers)

10 Apr, 2019

The Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory invites applications for part-time sessional lecturers to teach the following Art History courses:

2019 Winter Term 1 (September to December 2019)

ARTH 285 (001) — Art and the Moving Image
ARTH 339 (001) — 19th-Century Art and Social Space
ARTH 380 (001/BMS) — Art as Technology
ARTH 440C (001) — Seminar in Modern and Contemporary Art
ARTH 480 (001/BMS) — Visual and Digital Media Theory

2019 Winter Term 2 (January to April 2020)

ARTH 309 (001) — Arts of Africa and the African Diasporas

Course scheduling is currently being finalized and will be posted online April 16, 2019. https://courses.students.ubc.ca/cs/main

A minimum of a PhD (ABD) in Art History is required, and preference will be given to applicants with post-secondary teaching experience and a record that provides evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applicants from both inside and outside UBC are encouraged.

Applicants must submit their application at https://ahva.air.arts.ubc.ca/?p=253 and upload the following in the order listed within a single PDF (max size 15MB):

  • a CV, which includes a record of experience and a detailed list of all post-secondary courses taught (course name and number, length, credit value, dates, and teaching responsibilities)
  • a sample course outline
  • evidence of teaching effectiveness (i.e., teaching evaluations, if available)

Applicants should also arrange to have two confidential reference letters submitted by email to ahva.head@ubc.caAll materials should be received by 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2019.

For information please visit www.ahva.ubc.ca

All positions are subject to availability of funds and will be governed by UBC’s “Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Faculty Members.” The current minimum salary is $6,915 per 3-credit course. Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Visual Art (Sessional Lecturers)

10 Apr, 2019

The Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory invites applications for part-time sessional lecturers to teach the following Visual Art courses:

2019 Winter Term 1 (September to December 2019)

VISA 110 (001) — Foundation Studio: Digital Media
VISA 210 (002) — Digital Arts
VISA 210 (227 BMS) — Digital Arts
VISA 210 (228 BMS) — Digital Arts
VISA 220 (002) — Drawing
VISA 230 (001) — Painting
VISA 241 (227 BMS) — Digital Photography
VISA 250 (001) — Print Media
VISA 260 (001) — Sculpture
VISA 310 (001) — Intermediate Digital Arts I

2019 Winter Term 2 (January to April 2020)
VISA 210 (003) — Digital Arts
VISA 210 (004) — Digital Arts
VISA 220 (003) — Drawing
VISA 230 (003) — Painting
VISA 241 (002) — Digital Photography
VISA 241 (228 BMS) — Digital Photography
VISA 250 (003) — Print Media
VISA 250 (004) — Print Media
VISA 380 (001) — Studio Theory
VISA 390 (002) — Performance Art

Course scheduling is currently being finalized and will be posted online April 16, 2019. https://courses.students.ubc.ca/cs/main

A minimum of an MFA is required, and preference will be given to applicants with post-secondary teaching experience and a record that provides evidence of teaching effectiveness. Applicants from both inside and outside UBC are encouraged.

Applicants must submit their application at https://ahva.air.arts.ubc.ca/?p=250 and upload the following in the order listed within a single PDF (max size 15MB):

  • a CV, which includes a record of experience and a detailed list of all post-secondary courses taught (course name and number, length, credit value, dates, and teaching responsibilities)
  • a sample course outline
  • evidence of teaching effectiveness (i.e., teaching evaluations, if available)

Applicants should also arrange to have two confidential reference letters submitted by email to ahva.head@ubc.caAll materials should be received by 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2019.

For information please visit www.ahva.ubc.ca

All positions are subject to availability of funds and will be governed by UBC’s “Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Faculty Members.” The current minimum salary is $6,915 per 3-credit course. Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.