Office of Human Resources

Lincoln Visiting Artist in Ceramics at Scripps College and Claremont Graduate University

Position Starts: Beginning Fall 2018

Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for the Lincoln Visiting Artist in Ceramics position. This is a three-year nonrenewable position beginning fall 2018. An M.F.A., demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level, and an active exhibition record are required. Applicant must be conversant in contemporary art theory, hand building, wheel throwing, gas and electric kiln firing processes, glaze chemistry, and ceramics history past and present.

Teaching load includes two undergraduate ceramics courses per semester and working with Claremont Graduate University MFA students one day a week. Please submit a letter of interest, CV, artist’s statement, digital portfolio of your own and students’ work, image list, reference list, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations and any pertinent graduate level teaching experience to: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo.

Review of applications will begin January 12, 2018.

Preference will be given to applicants with a commitment to the College’s goal of improving higher education for underrepresented students.

Scripps College is one of seven members of The Claremont Colleges Consortium located 35 miles east of Los Angeles. In a continuing effort to build a diverse academic community and to provide equal educational and employment opportunities, Scripps College actively encourages applications from women and members of historically under-represented groups.

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