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Florida A&M University Seeking Multimedia Design Assistant Professor

Published December 7, 2017

The Department of Visual Arts, Humanities, and Theatre at Florida A&M University is accepting applications for an Assistant Professor in Visual Arts/Multimedia Design, full time, tenure-track position beginning Fall Semester 2018.

Job Listing on the Art Jobs website.

Salary Range: $59,000.00

Qualifications: Candidates must possess an M.F.A. in Multimedia Design, Visual Communications, Animation, or related concentration area and a minimum of three (3) years college teaching or equivalent work experience required. Competency in traditional art forms (i.e.: drawing, painting, printmaking, etc.) is preferred.

Candidate will teach 3-4 undergraduate courses per semester; which may include one traditional studio course and/or Art Appreciation. Candidate will be expected to have a strong background in Adobe Suites, Z-Brush, Maya and 3D Studio Max. Competency in other industry standard digital programs is preferred. Candidate must have the ability to combine excellence in classroom teaching with scholarly or other appropriate professional activity and have experience working with diverse student populations. Must be a team player and be willing to participate in university/ department committee work as well as perform other assignments essential to the development of the Visual Arts Program. Candidates must be also willing to mentor and prepare students for graduate school study, career paths in electronic media, and work collegially within the department.

How to Apply: Applicant should submit the following: (I) Cover letter that explains interest and suitability for the position, (2) a FAMU employment application (go to, (3) a current curriculum vitae, (4) the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of three professional references, and (5) an unofficial transcript.

Proof of Identity and Employment Eligibility: Only United States (U.S.) citizens or aliens who have a legal right to work in the U.S. are eligible for employment. Federal law requires proof of your authorization to work in the United States. You will be required to provide proof of your identity and employment eligibility within three (3) days of employment.

Selective Service System Registration: Section 110.1128, Florida Statutes, prohibits employment by the State (including re-hire after a break in service) of any male born after October 1, 1962, who failed to register with the Selective Service System, under the provisions of the U.S. Military Selective Service Act, during the person’s period of eligibility (ages 18 through 25). Additionally, if currently employed by the State, this law prohibits the promotion of such person. You may be required to provide documentation.

Reference Checks and Background Screenings: Reference Checks and background screenings are conditions of employment.

Veteran’s Preference: Preference will be given to eligible veterans and spouses of veterans as required by Florida Statutes.

Equal Opportunity/Equal Access University: Florida A&M University is an Equal Opportunity Employer including minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Reasonable Recommendation: If you require a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs 10 days prior to the event at (850) 599-3076.