Continuing Studies Department at Emily Carr University of Art + Design is seeking an experienced instructor to teach CEPR 107 Introductory Stone Lithography, a 4-session course (total 24 hours). This course is scheduled Saturday and Sunday, July 4 to July 12 2020, 9:30am – 3:30pm.
Lithography involves drawing and painting images directly onto polished stones to print gestural editions on paper. Using lithographic pencils, crayons, inks, tusche, and specially designed presses and papers, students will engage in lithography's unique processes to create dynamic compositions. This alchemic traditional print process will be explored within contemporary contexts, giving students the opportunity to engage in exciting and applicable lithographic techniques.
Individuals should have a master’s degree and professional experience in print media or visual art, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, as well as demonstrated passion for and excellence in teaching at a post-secondary level.
We are seeking candidates offering the following skills:
1. Expert knowledge in experimental and traditional lithographic work, with experience in various print media materials, tools, and approaches
2. Demonstrable experience with contemporary lithography or print media professional practice
3. Experience developing concept, engaging in diverse creative processes and realizing a final piece
4. Experience working with students with different skill sets and diverse creative, cultural, and educational backgrounds
5. Diverse knowledge in critiquing strategies and student engagement
6. Post-secondary teaching experience (preferred)
7. Strong team, organizational, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
8. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook) and Adobe Creative Cloud
9. Presentation skills with the use of Keynote or Microsoft PowerPoint and a projector
Please send a cover letter, CV, portfolio website and short teaching statement, in ONE PDF Document, (quoting competition #CEPR107-SU20) to:
Emily Carr University
520 E 1st Ave
Subject: Comp. #CEPR107-SU20
Applications are accepted until position is filled.
(Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted)
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Emily Carr is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace, and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.