Assistant Professor of Practice in Jewelry/Small Metals

Assistant Professor of Practice in Jewelry/Small Metals | West Lafayette, IN


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West Lafayette IN 47907
United States

Responsibilities: Teach a range of introductory to advanced level undergraduate and graduate classes in the Jewelry/Small Metals area. Responsibilities include an equivalence of up to 8 assignments per academic year including classroom teaching and metals/sculpture studio management.

May also serve as the 3D foundations coordinator and teach 3D-design and sculpture in rotation with area faculty when needed. The 3D foundation coordinator supervises the Graduate Teaching Assistants in the foundation design area by teaching the Graduate Teaching Assistant Practicum course.

Qualifications: Candidates must have an MFA in Jewelry/Small Metals, and three years teaching Jewelry/Small Metals at the university level is preferred. Candidates should have experience with all jewelry and small metal processes including but not limited to enameling, electroplating, and lost wax casting. They must maintain an active practice in their field.

Applications: The full advertisement, application requirements, and submission instructions can be found at The job requisition ID number for this position is 22342.

A background check is required for employment in this position.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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