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Opportunity for Art Education Faculty Position at Florida State University

Published November 27, 2013

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Florida State University

Art Education Department

Tenure-Track Position Opening

Application Window 11/21/2013-  01/03/2014

Position Title

Assistant Professor, Art Education, 9 Month Salary

Effective Date

Fall 2014

Salary Information

Salary negotiable based upon qualifications, education, and experience.


The successful candidate will have:

  • A doctorate degree in Art Education or a closely related field
  • An established record of published research
  • Extensive knowledge in K-12 teaching, research, and service


The selected candidate will perform teaching, research, and service activities in art education. Candidate will be expected to teach graduate-level art education courses, and do thesis and dissertation committee work, when qualified, as well as possibly supervise student teachers. The appointee will have additional responsibilities including research, committee work, curriculum development, service to the university and community, and professional activities in art education that are consistent with departmental expectations.


The Department of Art Education maintains a strong commitment to the philosophy of art for life and especially social justice issues.  It is the oldest department of its kind in the Southeast and one of the elite art education departments in North America, and has recently become solely a graduate program department. The department is accredited through both NCATE and NASAD. The department offers master’s degrees in art education, arts administration, and art therapy and the doctorate in art education with specializations in art education, arts administration, art therapy, and museum education and exhibitions.  The department recently moved into a newly renovated, state-of-the-art, LEED-certified facility with the Departments of Interior Design and Art History from the College of Visual Arts, Theatre and Dance.

How to Apply

For consideration, please send a letter of application, including a brief articulation of your teaching philosophy and research goals; your curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation; copies of two of your published articles; any other curriculum work or writings you deem appropriate; and examples of your artwork and students artwork, on a CD, if applicable, to:


Department of Art Education/Art Education Search Committee

1043 William Johnston Building

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL  32306-1232

Applicants must also apply through Florida State University at

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information.  Applications must include all relevant work history and all education details (if applicable) even if attaching a resume.

Job ID: 53009

Review of applications begins upon the closing date of this advertisement at  We will conduct initial phone interviews after that date and will be inviting excellent candidates to interview on campus.  The successful candidate will begin August, 2014. The department values diversity and the University is an equal-opportunity employer.


Contact Information

Tom Anderson

Director, Art Education