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Earned Ph.D. in Art Education or related area.
Evident commitment to cultural diversity & educational equity.
Teaching experience in higher education, museums, and/or K-12 public schools.
Experience with, or commitment to, educating and mentoring students of diverse backgrounds and demographics.
Evidence of promising research agenda in the field of art education.
Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
Enthusiasm for actively collaborating with colleagues in the art education program.
Eligibility for teaching licensure in Art.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach three undergraduate courses per semester in all areas of art education theory and practice, based upon the candidate's research interests and experience.
Teach courses designed for art education, elementary education, and/or early childhood majors.
Scholarly research and/or creative practice is encouraged and supported.
Participate in service with art education colleagues on program initiatives such as curriculum development and advising.
College-level teaching experience.
Research interest or experience with differentiation and inclusion in art education.
Familiarity with edTPA performance-based assessment and/or student teacher supervision.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.