Call for Adjunct Course Proposals 2019-2020

Details

  • Position Category: Academic
  • Position Title: Call for Adjunct Course Proposals 2019-2020
  • School/Department: School of Critical Studies
  • Reports To: Dean of Critical Studies
  • Time: Part-Time
  • Search Closes: 12/07/2018

Information & Responsibilities

Requirements

Call for Adjunct Course Proposals 2019-2020

The School of Critical Studies at California Institute of the Arts welcomes course proposals to be considered for the 2019-2020 academic year. Our diverse curriculum is valued for its critical and creative approach to subject matter. Successful proposals employ a variety of discourses providing a general undergraduate education to students majoring in the fields of Art, Theater, Dance, Music and Film/Video. We promote innovative teaching strategies, methods of delivery, and assessment. With a preference for lower division and introductory courses, we are particularly interested in proposals from the following areas of study:

  •  African American Studies
  •  Asian American Studies
  •  Critical Race Theory
  •  Economics:
           o Practical Economics
           o Historical Economics
           o Global Economics
  •  Gender Studies (LGBTQ)
  •  Global Studies:
           o Environmental Studies
           o Indigenous Studies
  •  Latin American Studies
  •  Legal Studies
           o Arts, Human Rights, & Activism
           o Censorship/Propaganda
  •  Political Theory/Science
  •  Psychology & Psychoanalysis
  •  Science
           o Environmental Science
           o Geology
           o Artificial Intelligence
           o Physics & Cosmology
  •  Social and Political History:
           o African
           o United States
  •  Sociology

Please submit a CV, a full syllabus that includes bibliography, assignments, grading scheme, and goals/outcomes via e-mail to amenzano@calarts.edu. Please use “2019-2020 Course Proposal” as the subject of your e-mail.

We ask that each applicant submit a maximum of three courses for review.

The deadline for materials is December 7, 2018. Please contact Alecia Menzano, Director of Operations, School of Critical Studies at amenzano@calarts.edu for additional information.

 

 

Equity & Diversity

California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) seeks to employ faculty who can engage our diverse communities of learners at the highest levels of artistic endeavor and critical thinking. Across the range of practitioners from artists to scholars and librarians, we welcome candidates who possess a demonstrated worldview and cultural competency to support teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students of varied backgrounds, capabilities, perspectives, social identities and gender expressions. CalArts is an equal opportunity employer.

Further Information

CalArts has a multidisciplinary approach to its studies of the arts through six schools: Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music and Theater. CalArts encourages students to explore and recognize the complexity of the many aspects of the arts. It is supported by a distinguished faculty of practicing artists and provides its Bachelor and Master of Fine Arts students with the hands-on training and exposure necessary for an artist's growth. CalArts was founded in 1961 and opened in 1969 as the first institution of higher learning in the United States specifically for students interested in the pursuit of degrees in all areas of visual and performing arts.

TypeAcademic
School/DepartmentSchool of Critical Studies
Reports ToDean of Critical Studies
StatusPart-Time
Closing12/7/2018 12:01:00 AM
Requirements

Call for Adjunct Course Proposals 2019-2020

The School of Critical Studies at California Institute of the Arts welcomes course proposals to be considered for the 2019-2020 academic year. Our diverse curriculum is valued for its critical and creative approach to subject matter. Successful proposals employ a variety of discourses providing a general undergraduate education to students majoring in the fields of Art, Theater, Dance, Music and Film/Video. We promote innovative teaching strategies, methods of delivery, and assessment. With a preference for lower division and introductory courses, we are particularly interested in proposals from the following areas of study:

  •  African American Studies
  •  Asian American Studies
  •  Critical Race Theory
  •  Economics:
           o Practical Economics
           o Historical Economics
           o Global Economics
  •  Gender Studies (LGBTQ)
  •  Global Studies:
           o Environmental Studies
           o Indigenous Studies
  •  Latin American Studies
  •  Legal Studies
           o Arts, Human Rights, & Activism
           o Censorship/Propaganda
  •  Political Theory/Science
  •  Psychology & Psychoanalysis
  •  Science
           o Environmental Science
           o Geology
           o Artificial Intelligence
           o Physics & Cosmology
  •  Social and Political History:
           o African
           o United States
  •  Sociology

Please submit a CV, a full syllabus that includes bibliography, assignments, grading scheme, and goals/outcomes via e-mail to amenzano@calarts.edu. Please use “2019-2020 Course Proposal” as the subject of your e-mail.

We ask that each applicant submit a maximum of three courses for review.

The deadline for materials is December 7, 2018. Please contact Alecia Menzano, Director of Operations, School of Critical Studies at amenzano@calarts.edu for additional information.

 

 

Equity and Diversity

California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) seeks to employ faculty who can engage our diverse communities of learners at the highest levels of artistic endeavor and critical thinking. Across the range of practitioners from artists to scholars and librarians, we welcome candidates who possess a demonstrated worldview and cultural competency to support teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students of varied backgrounds, capabilities, perspectives, social identities and gender expressions. CalArts is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Information

CalArts has a multidisciplinary approach to its studies of the arts through six schools: Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music and Theater. CalArts encourages students to explore and recognize the complexity of the many aspects of the arts. It is supported by a distinguished faculty of practicing artists and provides its Bachelor and Master of Fine Arts students with the hands-on training and exposure necessary for an artist's growth. CalArts was founded in 1961 and opened in 1969 as the first institution of higher learning in the United States specifically for students interested in the pursuit of degrees in all areas of visual and performing arts.