Arcadia University, Domestic

  • Part time Adjunct Art Education

    Location US-PA-Glenside
    Adjunct Faculty
    Visual and Performing Arts
  • Overview

    Arcadia University Department of Art and Design is looking for part-time faculty member to teach Art Education courses; Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters.


    Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.


    For additional information and to apply, please visit: and upload a cover letter, 

    curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and names and phone numbers of three professional references.


    Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.


    The selected applicant will be responsible for teaching the undergraduate and graduate level courses AE 308/408: Curriculum Design in Art Education and AE300/400: The Uses of Theory in Art Education.


    Course descriptions below:


    AE308 - Fall Semester
    This course will examine stages of development and how artistic learning occurs. Students will study curriculum theory, construct models for actual teaching situations and develop strategies for classroom management and evaluation procedures. Appropriate field experience will be provided. Prerequisites: AE 300, senior standing and admission to internship. Students taking this course must register for one of the fieldwork labs associated with this course. All clearances must be up to date and filed with the School of Education office by the first day of class.


    AE300 - Spring Semester
    This course is an examination of the philosophy, psychology and literature of art education as the basis for developing and evaluating art curriculum and instruction. It offers appropriate field experience to apply theory to practical problems of
    teaching. It provides opportunity to examine and design instructional material and methods. Prerequisites: ED 210, ED 212; or permission of the instructor.



    Candidates should hold a Masters in Art Education, with at least three years of experience in teaching art K-12 and preferred prior experience in teaching at the college or university level.

    Application Instructions and Requirements

    Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.

    For additional information and to apply, please visit: and submit a cover letter,  curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and names and phone numbers of three professional references.


    Application materials to upload for full consideration:

    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Teaching Philosophy
    4. Names and contact information for three professional references 

    Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.



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