Vacancy: Visiting Assistant Professor in Asian Art (Colorado College)

Date of event:   15/04/2022 − 15/04/2022

Position: Visiting Assistant Professor – Asian Art
Application deadline: 15 April 2022 (priority given to applications received by this date, but open until filled)
Institution: The Department of Art, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO, USA


The Department of Art at Colorado College invites applications for a one-year non tenure-track position in Asian art history beginning August 23, 2022. Visiting Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) qualifications preferred; Instructor (ABD) possible. Prior teaching experience required. Research and teaching interests in Chinese and Japanese art preferred. Ability to teach art from a transnational perspective a plus. There will be opportunities to collaborate with the Asian Studies Program at Colorado College, in activities at the Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, and in arts-related initiatives and other programs at the Butler Center, the hub of diversity, inclusion, and intercultural exchange for the Colorado College community.

The college actively promotes a dynamic and inclusive environment in which students and employees of diverse backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives can learn and work. The college is also committed to becoming an anti-racist institution in all of their policies, practices, and pedagogies. Applicants should describe the ways in which they can contribute to these goals.

Priority given to applications received by April 15th, but open until filled. Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcript (copies are acceptable) and email addresses of three references to the college HR webpage HERE.

Letters might include a proposed idea, appropriate to undergraduates, for a course based on the candidate’s research interests. Please contact Art dept. faculty member Tamara Bentley ( with questions.