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Director of the School of Art

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1/12/2021

CFA Deans Office

Director of the School of Art

Ball State University

Ball State University’s College of Fine Arts welcomes applications for Director of the School of Arts, available July 1, 2021.

The Director reports to the Dean of the College of Fine Arts and serves as the school’s chief executive who plans, directs, and coordinates the academic, operational, personnel, budgetary matters and promotional activities pertaining to the school, provides leadership and direction in the development and implementation of academic programs, and advocates quality in teaching.

The Director serves as the school’s primary spokesperson and representative to the college, university, and external community, engages in proactive, collaborative short and long-range planning for the School of Art, facilitates opportunities for faculty scholarship and creative endeavors, manages the recruitment and retention of excellent faculty, and works to support a culture of diversity, inclusiveness, clear communication, and collegiality between faculty, staff, and students.

Minimum Qualifications: Appropriate terminal degree in art or art-related discipline. At least two years of experience as a full-time, higher education faculty member in art or an art-related discipline. At least two years of demonstrated administrative experience in exercising leadership and consultative decision-making at the departmental level in higher education, to include curricular development, budget activities, facilities, and equipment. A strong record of scholarly and/or creative activities, teaching, and service. Ability to function effectively as a college leadership team member within a complex, fast-paced, change-oriented institution. Ability to execute duties with resilience and flexibility. Ability to anticipate future deadlines and fulfill obligations to completion in a timely manner. Ability to take initiative and demonstrate personal accountability. Exhibit a high tolerance for ambiguity, including managing multiple priorities.

Employer will consider sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications: Professional and administrative experience in the arts, including, but not limited to, graduate programs administration. Experience with national accreditation processes. Experience with fundraising and/or grant writing at multiple levels. Experience with community engagement. Experience facilitating the use of new technologies within an art or art-related curriculum. Experience with incentivized-based budgeting models. Demonstrated awareness of contemporary best practices in schools of art and design.

Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/23053. The following are required documents in the Applicant Documents section of this application:

Cover Letter addressed to Dr. Michael Prater, Director and Search Committee Chair.

Complete and current vita.

Evidence of scholarship and/or creative activity to include student work if relevant is required to be uploaded under the “Teaching Statement/Portfolio” document.

A statement of diversity, equity, and inclusion is required to be uploaded under the “Diversity Statement” document.

A statement of administrative philosophy is required to be uploaded under the “Leadership Statement” document.

The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through January 12, 2021.

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states, and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.

The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.

The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave.  For further information regarding benefits please visit:

https://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/Jobs/Benefits-and-Community/professional-staff    

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

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Techncial Director/ Instructor

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based on experience
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Sept 1, 2019

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/ INSTRUCTOR

The Department of Theatre and Dance at Drew University seeks a one-year full-time replacement position starting August 26, 2019 to serve as Technical Director and provide technical oversight for a multiple production season in three different facilities.  Also teach one or two courses a semester including Introduction to Theatre Technology every semester.  Responsibilities include supervision of three professional technical staff, as well as five paid student staff, maintenance, and supervision of facilities and equipment. Requirements include: general knowledge of latest equipment and practice in set construction, lighting, sound, and some knowledge of the tools in the costume shop; professional technical experience; expertise in working with students of varying ability.  M.F.A. in theatre technology or design preferred. 

 

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MIT Museum Studio Assistant

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40 hours/week; rate based on experience
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August 1, 2019

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Job title: MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery Assistant

Job description: 

to provide general assistance in running the Studio, e.g., assisting students with engineering design, use of design software, use of rapid prototyping tools at the Studio and other MIT facilities; promoting and running events, facility maintenance and exhibit installation.

The MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery is a program connecting the rich resources of the MIT Museum (interpretive galleries, historical collections, etc.) with forefronts of MIT education and research. It operates at the intersection of art, science and engineering; practice-based learning integrates artistic and scientific methods and content. Undergraduate and graduate students from all fields of study pursue original technology projects for experimental exhibition at the Compton Gallery and to advance the multi-sensory learning environment of the MIT Museum. 

Job qualifications: 

-knowledge of engineering design, mechanical design

-experience with shop tools ranging from hand and basic machine shop tools to rapid prototyping tools (laser-cutter, waterjet, additive manufacturing, etc.)

-experience working with small mechanical and electro-mechanical systems (arduino, sensors, motor controllers, dynamic LED lighting, simple electronic prototyping, etc.)

-physical computing programming experience

-facility with Adobe Creative Suite

-comfortable using both Mac and Windows systems

-experience with 3D modeling software (e.g. Vectorworks, Solidworks, Autocad, Rhino 3D, etc.)

-comfortable learning new tools as needed

-familiarity with MIT rapid prototyping and shop facilities a plus 

-teaching experience a plus 

How to apply: send resume and cover letter to Seth Riskin at riskin@mit.edu

Apply by date: July 31, 2019

Salary range: 40 hours/week, hourly rate based on experience 

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Senior Administrative Assistant

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The Senior Administrative Assistant assists with the day-to-day operation of the Instructional Media & Technology Services department, which powers the Elsie K. Sloate Media Center, and manages the operation of the IMATS Equipment Room and its student worker team. In addition, the Assistant works on various media production projects as assigned, and has the opportunity to participate in media instruction, center programming, and other operations.

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Art teacher - no experience needed - relocate to China

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9000 - 12,000 CNY monthly
Application Deadline: 
01.09.2019

No experience required, great benefits offered!

Pioneer & Beyond can make your dreams of teaching in China come true! We have a range of ESL Teaching positions available in cities across China, teaching students of all ages. We will support you during each step of the journey, from the initial interview until you have finished your 12-months contract.

Contracts include:

Competitive salary

No fees

Flight reimbursement

Free pick up upon arrival in China (airport or train station)

Introductory free hotel accommodation in the first few days (if applicable)

Free accommodation/ housing allowance

Assistance acquiring visa

Health insurance

Free Mandarin Chinese lessons (depending on the job role)

Key role and responsibilities for this Teacher role;

Contract Length: 12 months with Subject: Art

Working hours: Up to 40 hours per week

Working Days Per Week: 5 days

Duration of Each Class: 45 minutes – 1 hour

Students: adults, teenagers or children renewable contract

Location: many cities across China

Salary: 9000 - 12,000 CNY monthly (approx. £1,050 - £1,350) - Based on qualification and experience 

* The average monthly salary in China is between 4000- 5000 CNY (£560) per month.

Eligibility

We are looking for candidates that are full of enthusiasm and willingness to learn, open-minded and able to embrace a new culture. The minimum requirement to apply:

-  Art degree or 2 years experiance with a Bachelors in any feild

-  the ability to commit to a 12-month contract

- applicants must be between the age of 21 – 54 to meet China’s visa regulations

-  applicants must hold a passport from the United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand or South Africa, or be a European citizen with a degree from one of the seven countries mentioned above to meet China’s visa regulations

-  ability to obtain a clear background check

- English proficiency: native level

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