12.0543 job: illustrator/artist

Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Thu, 8 Apr 1999 20:17:28 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 12, No. 543.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

Date: Thu, 08 Apr 1999 20:17:14 +0100
From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@english.uga.edu>
Subject: Illustrator/Artist Position

>> From: alan harris <vcspc005@csun.edu>

FYI ("for your information")// cheers, ach
From: Elka Kazmierczak <elkakazm@mailhub.acsu.buffalo.edu>


I would appreciate your help in disseminating this information about a one
year full-time position for an illustrator at the State University of New
York at Buffalo. Starting August 15, 1999.
We have a very short turn-around time, so any help in getting the word out
is appreciated.

Position description:

The State University of New York at Buffalo is seeking a professionally
active artist/illustrator to teach in an established Illustration program
within a major research university. This is a two semester, non-tenure
track position, salary commensurate with experience. Application deadline
is May 5 or until filled. Start date is August 19, 1999.

Duties include teaching four undergraduate classes per year plus graduate
tutorials, regular departmental assignments and committees. Qualifications
include: MFA or equivalent experience in the field, record of professional
illustration which focuses on conceptual, expressive solutions to visual
communication problems. College teaching experience beyond TA not required
but is desirable. We are looking for an open minded candidate with a broad
vision, cross disciplinary interests and a contemporary approach to

Send C.V., 20 slides and list, teaching philosophy, list of 3 references
with phone numbers, and SASE. Student slides and artist statement are
optional but encouraged.
Send application materials to:

Illustration Search Committee
Art Dept., 202 CFA, Box 606010
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-6010

For more information contact Elka Kazmierczak, (716) 645-6878 x. 1355.
The State University of New York at Buffalo is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity Employer. Minority and Women applicants are encouraged to
apply. No person in whatever relationship with the State University of New
York shall be subject to discrimination on the basis of age, creed, color,
handicap, national origin, race, religion, sex, marital or veteran status.

The State University of New York (University at Buffalo) Department of Art
an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and
Design (NASAD) with 13 full-time faculty and additional adjunct faculty and
staff who serve approximately 400 majors. The department offers a
professionally oriented program leading to a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree
in Studio Art, a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Fine Arts degree.
An interdisciplinary graduate program leading to the MAH is also offered.
Major studio concentrations are available in Communication Design, Computer
Art, Illustration, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, and Sculpture.

Housed in the new Center for the Arts, designed by Gwathmey-Siegel, the art
department shares space with Media Study and Theater and Dance, and is
adjacent to the Department of Music, encouraging exciting opportunities for
collaboration. Studios and classrooms are intelligently designed,
organized and equipped, with natural light and state of the art ventilation
provided where needed. Digital, photo, printmaking and sculpture labs are
maintained by experienced technicians on staff.

The University at Buffalo is the State University of New York's (SUNY's)
most comprehensive university center, with the widest range of academic
programming of any public institution in New York and New England.
Currently it enrolls about 23,000 students in over 100 undergraduate
programs, 112 master's and 98 doctoral level programs.

The Buffalo metropolitan area is the second largest city in New York, with
over 700,000 residents, and supports a rich cultural life that includes a
very active literary scene, vibrant theater, symphony and one of the
nation's premiere collections of twentieth century art at the Albright-Knox
Art Gallery. The International Museum of Photography at the George Eastman
House is a 70 minute drive to Rochester, and Toronto is two hours away by

For more information on the Department of Art, please visit our web site at

Thanks a lot
Elka Kazmierczak

Elka Kazmierczak
Assistant Professor
Head, Illustration Program
Art Department, 202 Center for the Arts
SUNY at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-6010
ph: 716. 645-6878 x. 1355
fax: 716. 645-6970
home ph/fax: 716.885-9461
Alan C. Harris, Ph. D. TELNOS: main off: 818-677-2853
Professor, Communication/Linguistics direct off: 818-677-2874
Department of Communication Studies
California State University, Northridge home: 818-366-3165
COMMS-8257 CSUN FAX: 818-677-2663
Northridge, CA 91330-8257 INTERNET email: ALAN.HARRIS@CSUN.EDU
WWW homepage: http://www.csun.edu/~vcspc005

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