Available Positions within VAPA
Instructor of Visual Art
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs seeks a dynamic and energetic artist to fill a fulltime instructor position beginning spring 2024. They will teach 3 studio courses per semester, specifically courses in Digital Photography, Digital Art Foundations, Digital Design, Time-based Media, and 2D Foundations. Darkroom experience is preferred, as this position is intertwined with the greater Photo area curriculum and facilities. The Visual and Performing Arts department is committed to the philosophy of interdisciplinary approaches to the arts. This instructor will demonstrate an artistic practice that intersects with areas across the arts and the greater university disciplines. Within the Visual Arts area, the ideal candidate will demonstrate fluency in Photography and the Digital Arts curriculum, both technically and conceptually. Members of groups that have been marginalized or underrepresented in art and higher education and who will contribute to the breadth and diversity of our program are encouraged to apply.