The Department of Art History in the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota invites applications for an 80% time, contract faculty position in Medieval/Renaissance Art History beginning Spring 2016. Appointment will be at the rank of contract assistant professor. The initial term of this appointment is academic year 2015/16, beginning January 14, 2016 and concluding May 29, 2016. The appointment is for a fixed term, with the likelihood of renewal for Academic Year 2016-17.
Teaching responsibilities for spring 2016 will consist of 2 undergraduate courses in our core curriculum: “Medieval Art” and “Art History Topics: The Renaissance Body.” If the position is extended, other undergraduate courses might include “15th Century Painting,” and “Art History Topics.” Course assignments will depend on qualifications.