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Jobs: Professor of Photography & Lecturer in Photography

Any BPH bloggers fancy a job at Princeton University? - but you might need a green card first, I think!
If so, read on ....

Job Title: Professor
Department: Visual Arts - 213
Requisition No: 1000505

Position Summary:
The Visual Arts Program, under the aegis of the Lewis Center for the Arts, is inviting applications for a tenured position in photography at Princeton University.

The successful candidate will work with the Director of the Visual Arts Program to develop all aspects of the study of undergraduate photography at Princeton University. In addition to a full-time teaching load, duties will include assisting the Director in the conceptualization and implementation of the photography curriculum, planning equipment and technology needs, monitoring work spaces and laboratory facilities, and fostering a vital role for photography within the Visual Arts Program, the Lewis Center for the Arts, and the University.

She/he is a practicing artist in the field of photography, with a national or international reputation. She/he can demonstrate a deep commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising.

She/he is able to participate in and contribute to the fabric of the Visual Arts Program, including the installation of student shows and the evaluation of portfolios submitted by applicants to the University, applicants to the Visual Arts Program, Junior independent projects, and Senior thesis projects.

Where and what to send electronically: Applicants need to apply online at Please submit a CV, a statement about your teaching philosophy (one page or less), sample syllabi and (if applicable) scholarly work, and the names and contact information of three references (required).

Where and what to send via US postal service or international courier:

Princeton University
Visual Arts Program Office
c/o Photography Search Committee
185 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08544

Approximately 20 images of recent work on a CD. Images must be formatted as jpegs and be no larger than 1200 pixels in any one dimension at 72 dpi. Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelop (SASE) if you wish to have your CD returned to you.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.

Essential Qualifications: Exhibiting artist with a deep commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising. MFA or equivalent professional experience required.

Deadline: Open until filled.

For the post of Lecturer in Photography - see Requisition No: 1000055 on their website.

Good luck!

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