Yale-NUS College, Humanities

380 20509
Position ID:YaleNUS-Humanities-LEC_FT_AP [#20509]
Position Title: Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in Art Practice (Educator Track)
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Singapore, Lower Kent Ridge 138527, Singapore [map]
Subject Areas: Art / Photography and Imaging, Film, Sound and Media Studies
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2021/11/15)
Position Description:    

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Position Description:

Yale-NUS College is a highly selective liberal arts and science college in Singapore. Co-founded by Yale University and the National University of Singapore, the College is committed to excellence in research and teaching within a full residential programme that integrates living and learning. Its curriculum educates students in Asian and Western intellectual traditions as well as current scientific thought.

The College is seeking to hire a full-time instructor in “Art Practice” at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer rank, commensurate with experience, which is one of three curricular tracks in the Arts & Humanities major (which is one of four majors in the Division of Humanities at Yale-NUS College). This position is on a fixed term contract of up to three (3) years, starting in the Academic Year 2022-2023.

The successful candidate is expected to teach at least five (5) courses in the area of Art Practice and show strong commitment to teaching art practice in an undergraduate liberal arts context with particular attention to the relation of art practice to gender, identity, society, and politics, with demonstrable experience in any one or both of the following areas of expertise: (1) Film, Sound and Media Studies; (2) Photography and Imaging

Requirement:

Applicants should have a relevant PhD, MFA, or any comparable educational qualification suited for teaching Art Practice, along with significant experience as an Art Practitioner and Instructor. A clear ability and passion for undergraduate education is essential. The incoming faculty member would join a committed team dedicated to the development and teaching of the Arts & Humanities.

The College offers competitive salaries that are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applications should consist of the following: a cover letter explaining why the position at Yale-NUS is of interest; a full curriculum vitae; including a complete list of publications; statement on teaching experience and teaching philosophy, including how these might fit with the College’s particular mission and curriculum; a teaching portfolio with sample classroom exercises and recent student or peer teaching evaluations; and three reference letters (to be submitted by the reference writers via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS) and other relevant documents.

Applications should be submitted via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS. Review of applications will begin on January 1st, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit materials by the stipulated deadline in order to receive full consideration. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. For general enquiries, please email: humanities_division@yale-nus.edu.sg

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Yale-NUS College achieves excellence through the diversity of its students, faculty, and staff and by embracing inclusivity, equity, and global engagement. We encourage applications by diverse individuals with a demonstrated commitment to these values. For more information about the College, please visit https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg.

Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA):

Candidates should understand that by sharing information with Yale-NUS, they authorise the College to use their personal data for the purposes of this application. The College will not use their data for other purposes and ensure that their data remains secure and confidential.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/careers/faculty/
 
YALE-NUS College
16 College Avenue West
#01-220 Singapore 138527