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Visiting Position on Printmaking

The Studio Arts program at Bard College invites applications for a ¾ time visiting position in printmaking starting in fall 2014. The term of the appointment is three years and is renewable. Applications for this position should be submitted through Interfolio no later than February 10, 2014.

Candidates for this position must have an MFA, a minimum of three years teaching experience at the college level, and an active and strong exhibition record. The candidate should have experience teaching printmaking to undergraduates at all levels---introductory, intermediate, and advanced. We encourage candidates whose studio practice and teaching embrace a broad spectrum of contemporary printmaking approaches including digital media in addition to more traditional methods. We encourage candidates who are deeply committed to a strong arts education within a rigorous liberal arts education. The successful candidate will also play an active role in advising students, contributing energy and ideas to the enhancement of the studio arts program, and to possible cross-disciplinary collaborations.

Located 90 miles north of New York City in the Hudson Valley region, Bard is a highly selective liberal arts college with a commitment to innovative teaching, interdisciplinary curricular programs, and integration of research and teaching. For more information on the Studio Arts Program, please visit

Your online application should consist of the following submitted to            

A cover letter with a brief statement of your thoughts on the role of the visual arts in a liberal arts curriculum

Upload up to 20 images of your work, an annotated list describing year, size, media, and methodology of work presented (i.e. etching, silkscreen, etc).

*If you wish to submit time based documentation please include a link in your cover letter.


Three references with contact information.  References will be contacted and letters will be requested after initial screening of applicant materials.

A resume

All written documents should be uploaded as pdf files.

All visual files should be uploaded as jpeg.

Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity.