Professor (50 %) in Painting
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Professor (50 %) in Painting at the Art Academy - Department of Contemporary Art
At the Art Academy - Department of Contemporary Art, there is a vacancy for a position as professor (50%) in painting. The position is available from 1. August 2022.
Work tasks / research field :
We are seeking a visionary and collaborative professor in Painting.
The candidate will, in close collaboration with colleagues, contribute to developing the profile of this focus area in the department.
Our new Professor will be responsible for teaching at all levels in the area of painting and must also be able to supervise all levels (BA, MA and PhD).
The teaching should be based on firm knowledge of contemporary art in general, as well as the history and the techniques of painting.
Our new Professor shall also participate in the development of curricula. The candidate is expected to demonstrate a commitment to various teaching methods, enabling students to progress in diverse artistic practices.
Work tasks :
Qualifications and personal qualities :
The University of Bergen emphasizes educational qualifications for appointment to scientific positions.
Emphasis will also be placed on the following :
The teaching language is Scandinavian or English. The successful applicant must be able to teach in Norwegian or another Scandinavian language within two years of being appointed.
The applicants’ academic competence will be assessed by an expert committee. The best qualified applicants will be called in for interview and a trial lecture by an internal interview Committee.
We can offer :
700 840.900 before taxes for a full-time position. A higher salary may be considered for a particularly well qualified applicant.
About The University of Bergen
The University of Bergen is a renowned educational and research institution, organised into seven faculties and approximately 54 institutes and academic centres.
Campus is located in the centre of Bergen with university areas at Nygårdshøyden, Haukeland, Marineholmen, Møllendalsveien and Årstad.
There are three departments at Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design. and