Assistant Professor of Korean Art History
The Department of Art History and PhD program in Visual Studies at the University of California, Irvine, invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Korean Art History. This specialization may be broadly conceived to include transnational/intercultural contexts and analyses, and is open in its range of periods and media. We are especially interested in candidates with a demonstrated engagement in one or more of the following areas: cultural studies, archaeological theory, postcolonial theory, ecocriticism, museum studies, science and technology studies, and/or the political and ethical implications of race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and class. Applicants should demonstrate potential for excellence in scholarship and teaching and be able to teach a range of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Requirements: Applicants must have a PhD in Art History or related field completed by June 30, 2022.
Application Procedure: Submit the following materials via UC Irvine’s on-line application system, AP Recruit, located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07004
The online application includes: A cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, an article-length writing sample, a Reflective Teaching Statement, an Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement, and names and contact information for three letters of recommendation. Additional materials, such as letters of recommendation, sample syllabi, or additional writing samples, may be requested at a later date.
The Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement should communicate how your research, teaching, and professional activities contribute to diversity and foster inclusion. For more information see https://ap.uci.edu/faculty/guidance/ieactivities/
For UCI's guidelines on how to prepare a reflective teaching statement see https://ap.uci.edu/faculty/guidance/teachstatement/. This statement should:
Indicate the candidate’s teaching experiences to date, including experience with teaching undergraduates/graduate students, or other populations, as well as their areas of interest. This should also include mentorship that they have given to others in the line of research or outreach activities. Detail the candidate’s teaching approaches and philosophies, as to how they will engage in effective teaching strategies.
The recruitment will close on November 15, 2021. Applications completed by November 15, 2021 will be granted full consideration.