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Sarah Lawrence College

Documentary Photography Guest Faculty Position

Location: Bronxville, NY
Posted: March 06, 2018
Application Deadline: March 26, 2018


Sarah Lawrence College
1 Mead Way, Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, NY, 10708

The Visual Arts program at Sarah Lawrence College seeks a candidate to teach Documentary Photography, or an equivalent socially concerned photography course: a one-year half time (two day), guest appointment (possibly renewed up to three years) beginning in the Fall of 2018.
Candidate should be prepared to teach documentary photography to basic, intermediate, and semi advanced students. In depth knowledge of Photoshop and printing is essential.

The program is interested in candidates who have used photography (and text or other means) to advocate for social justice in society. The program is also particularly interested in candidates who have combined their art with activism, whether at the community or the national level.

Required application materials include: CV with the names of 3 references, cover letter, and an online link, which we can use to access 10-20 examples of recent work.

Application deadline: March 26, 2018

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About Sarah Lawrence College
Sarah Lawrence is a prestigious, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Founded in 1926 and consistently ranked among the leading liberal arts colleges in the country, Sarah Lawrence is known for its pioneering approach to education, rich history of impassioned intellectual and civic engagement, and vibrant, successful alumni. In close proximity to the unparalleled offerings of New York City, our historic campus is home to an inclusive, intellectually curious, and diverse community. Talented, creative students choose Sarah Lawrence for the opportunity to take charge of their education. In close collaboration with our dedicated, distinguished faculty, students create a rigorous, personalized course of study, conduct independent research, and connect a wide array of disciplines. They graduate knowing how to apply the knowledge, skills, and critical thinking necessary for life after college.

Sarah Lawrence seeks to recruit and retain a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff, and faculty. Every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity, and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals. (Please see our Nondiscrimination Policy.)

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