Chair, Painting and Printmaking Department, Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA)
Thursday, September 29, 2016 03:49 PM

Position F17190
Full-time, 12-month tenure-eligible position beginning July 1, 2017, at the rank of Associate or full Professor.
Application Deadline: For full consideration, applications are due by January 6, 2017.

The Opportunity:

The Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts (VCUarts) is seeking a dynamic chairperson to lead the Department of Painting + Printmaking ( This program is a recognized leader in visual arts education and ranked #7 in the country, according to the 2016 U.S. News & World Report’s graduate ranking. Artists working in painting, printmaking, or related critical/theoretical disciplines are encouraged to apply. Applicants should have proven administrative skills and be conversant with contemporary art issues, critical theory, and contemporary studio practice. In addition to articulating a vision for the department, the Chair will be an equitable administrator and an enthusiastic advocate for the department, and must possess the interpersonal skills to work with a large and diverse faculty, staff, and student body. The Chair will broaden participation among members of underrepresented groups, and will encourage research, teaching, and / or public engagement that demonstrates the richness of diversity in the learning experience and will integrate multicultural approaches and perspectives into instructional methods and research tools. Good humor, flexibility, and passion for developing a dynamic, forward-thinking program are a must.

Artistic Director, Juliet Art Museum (Charleston, WV)
Saturday, August 06, 2016 09:27 PM

This leadership level position will help define and implement the artistic direction of the Center’s Juliet Art Museum. The Artistic Director will lead the collecting, exhibit directions as well as the programmatic and educational activities of the museum.  The Director will creatively and consistently engage local and regional communities to grow and diversify audiences and promote the museum as a leader in the arts and as a vital resource for education.  The Director will actively interact with local and state-wide communities of artists and position the museum as a catalyst for the arts. This position reports to the President/CEO.

Clinical Faculty/3D Fabrication Manager, Shepherd University (Shepherdstown, WV)
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 09:14 AM

The Shepherd University Department of Contemporary Art and Theater is seeking energetic, qualified, and resourceful applicants for the position of 3D/Fabrication Studio Manager. This full-time position provides instruction and  support to staff and students in the area of studio art, theater, photography and graphic design with an emphasis on traditional and digital fabrication equipment for sculpture.