Assistant Professor, Studio Art: New Media/Video Art/Animation, University of Texas at San Antonio


The School of Art at the University of Texas at San Antonio invites applications for one tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank for a Studio Artist with specialization and studio practice in Digital Art/Video Art/Animation. Teaching experience and strong evidence of a developed professional studio career is required. Successful candidates should demonstrate their ability to work with, and be sensitive to, the educational needs of students from a diverse urban population. This full-time appointment offers a competitive salary and benefits package and will commence August 2023. Applicants with diverse cultural, ethnic and national perspectives are encouraged. UTSA is a Carnegie R1 designated research university and an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.

THE COLLEGE OF LIBERAL AND FINE ARTS (COLFA). The UTSA School of Art is housed within COLFA. The college is on an accelerated trajectory of transformation and growth fueled by three major drivers: reimagining the humanities, recommitting to arts education, and bolstering social science research. The successful candidate will play a leading role in the process of remaking COLFA, and is expected to hold a substantial appointment and effort in one of its schools.

COMPLETE APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE: 1) A letter of application (addressed to: The UTSA School of Art, New Media Search Committee Chair) 2) A full and current vita/resume, 3) A PDF presentation that includes still images from (when applicable) and links to the applicant’s studio/research/published work, exhibitions, publications and presentations, 4) A separate PDF presentation that includes still images from (when applicable) and links to student work created under the applicant’s supervision. 5) The names and contact information (postal and email addresses, and telephone numbers) of five professional reference or recommendation individuals. 6) A research and teaching statement that includes discussion on the role diversity and inclusion play in academic environments.

Screening of completed applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For full consideration applicants must submit all application materials by January 9, 2023 at https://apptrkr.com/3545334