The School of Art seeks professional artists, educators and administrators with an interest in interdisciplinary practice and expanding what it means to be a school in the 21st Century. The School of Art consists of 23 full-time faculty, 10 staff members, about 200 undergraduates and 18 graduate students.
CURRENT FACULTY OPENINGS

KRAUS DISTINGUISHED VISITING PROFESSORSHIP
One year, 2017-18 academic year, beginning August 2017
Salary is $65,000 with a full-time benefits package

Deadline for Application: January 30, 2017
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The Kraus Visiting Professorship was established in honor of Herbert T. Olds Jr. and is made possible through the generous support of Jill Gansman Kraus and Peter Kraus.

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University announces the Kraus Distinguished Professorship, a one-year position within the School. We are seeking an established artist with a record of international exhibition and presentation in the practice of animation. Artists whose work explores experimental or aesthetic approaches to animation or who are working with animation in unconventional formats, hybrid media, and other alternative forms are encouraged to apply. Special attention will be given to candidates whose practice includes scholarship in the history of animation and/or the moving image, and who bring both critical and technical knowledge into their work.

The Kraus Distinguished Visiting Professor will teach one class per semester, conduct senior project/graduate student critiques, maintain a visible studio practice, and present a lecture in the School of Art Lecture Series. A private studio will be provided, with access to the school’s myriad digital and technology-based facilities and fabrication tools.

Qualifications:
A versatile, strongly committed artist with a background in animation and a significant international exhibition record. Advanced Degree or equivalent required, as well as experience teaching at the college or university level.

Materials To Include:

  • Letter of application with teaching philosophy
  • Proposal for an introductory or advanced level class in animation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names/addresses/telephone numbers of 3 references (no recommendation letters)
  • Documentation of artwork: Submit up to 10 minutes of video and/or 20 images

VISITING OR TENURE-TRACK PROFESSOR IN SCULPTURE
Assistant or Associate Professorship
Beginning August 2017
Position and salary are commensurate with experience.
Carnegie Mellon offers competitive employee benefits packages.

Deadline for Application: January 30, 2017
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The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University announces an Assistant or Associate Professor position (full time, visiting or tenure-track) in the area of Sculpture. The school is seeking an established artist whose work explores contemporary issues related to sculpture, installation, and site, and whose career has maintained a record of international exhibition and installation. Special attention will be given to candidates who bring both critical and technical knowledge into their work and teaching. This individual will teach two classes per semester, conduct graduate critiques, and maintain a vibrant studio practice. Additionally, they will be actively engaged as part of a dynamic faculty, taking part in the governance of the school through committee work, and helping to steer pedagogical development.

A private studio will be provided, with access to the school’s myriad physical, digital, and technology-based facilities and fabrication tools.

Qualifications: A versatile, strongly committed artist with a background in sculpture and a significant international exhibition record. Advanced Degree or equivalent required, as well as experience teaching at the college or university level.

Materials To Include:

  • Letter of application with teaching philosophy
  • Proposals for introductory and advanced level classes in sculpture
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names/addresses/telephone numbers of 3 references (no recommendation letters)
  • Documentation of artwork: Submit up to 20 images and/or 10 minutes of video
CURRENT STAFF OPENINGS

There are no staff positions open at this time.

CONTACT

School of Art Main Office
5000 Forbes Avenue
CFA 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
412.268.2409
412.268.7817 (fax)
Email: SchoolofArt@cmu.edu

STATEMENT OF ASSURANCE
+ Employment
The School of Art seeks professional artists, educators and administrators with an interest in interdisciplinary practice and expanding what it means to be a school in the 21st Century. The School of Art consists of 23 full-time faculty, 10 staff members, about 200 undergraduates and 18 graduate students.
CURRENT FACULTY OPENINGS

KRAUS DISTINGUISHED VISITING PROFESSORSHIP
One year, 2017-18 academic year, beginning August 2017
Salary is $65,000 with a full-time benefits package

Deadline for Application: January 30, 2017
DOWNLOAD job description
APPLY

The Kraus Visiting Professorship was established in honor of Herbert T. Olds Jr. and is made possible through the generous support of Jill Gansman Kraus and Peter Kraus.

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University announces the Kraus Distinguished Professorship, a one-year position within the School. We are seeking an established artist with a record of international exhibition and presentation in the practice of animation. Artists whose work explores experimental or aesthetic approaches to animation or who are working with animation in unconventional formats, hybrid media, and other alternative forms are encouraged to apply. Special attention will be given to candidates whose practice includes scholarship in the history of animation and/or the moving image, and who bring both critical and technical knowledge into their work.

The Kraus Distinguished Visiting Professor will teach one class per semester, conduct senior project/graduate student critiques, maintain a visible studio practice, and present a lecture in the School of Art Lecture Series. A private studio will be provided, with access to the school’s myriad digital and technology-based facilities and fabrication tools.

Qualifications:
A versatile, strongly committed artist with a background in animation and a significant international exhibition record. Advanced Degree or equivalent required, as well as experience teaching at the college or university level.

Materials To Include:

  • Letter of application with teaching philosophy
  • Proposal for an introductory or advanced level class in animation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names/addresses/telephone numbers of 3 references (no recommendation letters)
  • Documentation of artwork: Submit up to 10 minutes of video and/or 20 images

VISITING OR TENURE-TRACK PROFESSOR IN SCULPTURE
Assistant or Associate Professorship
Beginning August 2017
Position and salary are commensurate with experience.
Carnegie Mellon offers competitive employee benefits packages.

Deadline for Application: January 30, 2017
DOWNLOAD job description
APPLY

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University announces an Assistant or Associate Professor position (full time, visiting or tenure-track) in the area of Sculpture. The school is seeking an established artist whose work explores contemporary issues related to sculpture, installation, and site, and whose career has maintained a record of international exhibition and installation. Special attention will be given to candidates who bring both critical and technical knowledge into their work and teaching. This individual will teach two classes per semester, conduct graduate critiques, and maintain a vibrant studio practice. Additionally, they will be actively engaged as part of a dynamic faculty, taking part in the governance of the school through committee work, and helping to steer pedagogical development.

A private studio will be provided, with access to the school’s myriad physical, digital, and technology-based facilities and fabrication tools.

Qualifications: A versatile, strongly committed artist with a background in sculpture and a significant international exhibition record. Advanced Degree or equivalent required, as well as experience teaching at the college or university level.

Materials To Include:

  • Letter of application with teaching philosophy
  • Proposals for introductory and advanced level classes in sculpture
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names/addresses/telephone numbers of 3 references (no recommendation letters)
  • Documentation of artwork: Submit up to 20 images and/or 10 minutes of video
CURRENT STAFF OPENINGS

There are no staff positions open at this time.

CONTACT

School of Art Main Office
5000 Forbes Avenue
CFA 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
412.268.2409
412.268.7817 (fax)
Email: SchoolofArt@cmu.edu

STATEMENT OF ASSURANCE