Employment

Department of Art, UC Irvine
Call for Applications
Junior Specialists - Photography

APPLICATION WINDOW
Open June 15th, 2022 through Friday, Jul 1, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Department of Art at UC Irvine seeks applications for 2 part-time field researchers in the Junior Specialist series. We seek highly motivated applicants to conduct basic research for an upcoming publication that investigates the intersection of photography, performance, and printmaking.

The successful applicant will support research by organizing and transcribing interviews with invited artists, editing the transcribed interviews, and general assistance with the publication. The position will involve coordination with academic staff at other universities.
Appointment is at 40% (hours variable per week; up to 16 hours per week) from July 11, 2022 through September 16, 2022 (10 weeks, with possible extension).

QUALIFICATIONS (required at time of application)
Candidate must have an MFA (or equivalent). Candidate should have good managerial skills; typing; transcription and editing skills are required, as well as a background and knowledge of the arts, specifically photography and video.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
• Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
• Cover Letter
• 3 References (contact information only)

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07583

CAMPUS INFORMATION
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

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Department of Art, UC Irvine
Temporary Lecturer Positions
2022-2023 Academic Year

Fall 2022 (September 22, 2022 – December 9, 2022)

ART 126B. Issue is Techno-Arts. Addresses issues related to artmaking practices that emerge in tandem with new technologies. Topics include sociopolitical contexts of techno-art; utopic/dystopic framings; key moments in the history of techno-arts.

ART 130A. Projects in New Technologies. Working with media such as electronic still cameras, desktop publishing, faxes, satellites, virtual reality, digitized imaging. Cultural issues pertinent to the emergence of new technology (e.g., ethical concerns, social impact, copyright laws, nontraditional approaches to distribution, cyberpunk, global markets).
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Qualifications: Candidate must have an MFA (or equivalent) or PhD, and at least 3 years of teaching experience or equivalent experience, at the college or university level.

Salary of approx. $6,202 per class.

All classes above will be taught in-person.
Art 126B is scheduled on TuTh 1-3:20pm.
Art 130A is scheduled on TuTh 3:30-5:50pm.

Deadline to submit application: July 15, 2022.

Applicants must submit the following at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07514

  1. A Cover Letter explaining interest and specifying which course(s) you would like to be considered for appointment (address letter to “Search Committee”);
  2. Names and contact information for 3 references;
  3. Curriculum Vitae;
  4. Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement;
  5. Copies of 1-3 most recent syllabi; and
  6. Copies of 1-3 most recent teaching evaluations.

EEO/AA Policy: The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions at University of California are subject to budgetary approval.