Adjunct Instructor of Art History | Judson University Christian College

Adjunct Instructor of Art History

Job Summary:

The School of Art, Design, and Architecture at Judson University seeks candidates for adjunct faculty positions in art and design history. Applicants must support Judson University’s liberal arts-based programs, distinctively Christian mission, and community standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

Teaching courses in Ancient-Medievel, Renaissance-Modern, and Contemporary art history, graphic design history, and art appreciation. Remaining conversant with developments in the field.


PhD in Art History preferred. ABD and MA candidates also welcome. Applicants must have a minimum of 18 graduate hours in art history coursework.

Adjunct faculty hold the rank of instructor and are hired on a per course basis.

Contact Information:

Please submit questions about the position and application materials (in electronic format) to:

Jeffery Carl, Chair
Department of Art and Design
Judson University
1151 N. State Street
Elgin, IL 60123

Required Materials:

- Completed Adjunct Faculty Application (Undergraduate and Adult Program); see "Employment Forms" at
- CV
- Portfolio of professional, teaching, and scholarly accomplishments.

Judson University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees, and applicants for admission or employment, in all University programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status.

Applications are actively sought; positions will remain open until filled.

About Judson University:

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Judson is a comprehensive university of the liberal arts, sciences and professions that is committed to an evangelical expression of Christian faith and living. Judson offers four-year programs, degree-completion programs for non-traditional students, and Master's degrees in select fields. Judson’s 90-acre campus is located 40 miles northwest of Chicago on the banks of the Fox River in the city of Elgin, which boasts a growing local art scene. In this setting the students, faculty and staff enjoy and support a rich sense of community based in shared values of community service, social justice, and design excellence. SOADA is home to 200 students majoring in architecture, art, design, and film, with a 13-member full time faculty that represents diverse scholarly specializations that integrate faith with all subject matter.

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