Humanities Art Faculty Position (Full-time, Non-Tenure Track)

Position ID: 22588
Darton State College
Darton State College
Humanities Art
Branch Campus: 
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Instructor, Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


(Full-time, Non-Tenure Track)

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Teach college art courses, including ceramics
  • Advise an assigned group of students
  • Participate in division and college committees and projects
  • Participate in community activities
  • Continue professional growth and development
  • Participate in recruiting students to the college and divisional fundraising efforts
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours or 27 graduate quarter hours in the discipline; MFA in art preferred
  • Experience teaching college-level art courses, specifically in ceramics
  • Commitment to the teaching and learning process in the art classroom
  • Computer literacy and willingness to use technology for classroom instruction and distance learning


  • Doctorate in art or art-related area
  • Experience teaching multiple art courses
  • Experience teaching online courses

Contract Provisions:

  • Full-time, non-tenure track position available August 8, 2014.
  • Rank: Instructor or Assistant Professor
  • Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Faculty receive all benefits provided by the University System of Georgia, including hospital and major medical insurance, group life insurance, Georgia Teachers' Retirement System, Social Security, liability insurance, and Workman's Compensation

A complete application must include:

  • A current resume
  • Letter of application addressing the above responsibilities and qualifications
  • A separate Statement of Philosophy reflecting the applicant’s commitment to the community college philosophy within a state college including his/her commitment to the “Complete College Agenda.”
  • Names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three current references
  • Unofficial transcripts of all college work (official transcripts with college/university seal required prior to employment)
  • An on-campus interview will be required prior to an official offer of the position
  • Finalists will be required to submit to a background investigation

Review of applications begins immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

Address all inquiries, nominations, and applications to: 

Personnel Office
Darton State College
2400 Gillionville Road
Albany, GA 31707-3098
Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution
Web Address:


CIP Discipline Code: 
Ceramic Arts And Ceramics
Art and/or Art Studies, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Required Qualifications
Special Requirements: 
MFA in Art preferred
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
Friday, August 8, 2014
Date Inactivated: 
Monday, February 10, 2014
Vacancy Status: 
INACTIVE (closed without being filled)

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
317 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-7820

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Sheila England, System Coordinator