Temporary Part-Time (1/2 of Full Time)
Department/Program:                 FINE ARTS

Subject Area:                              

FINA 2111 – Ceramic Surface and Decoration
FINA 1111 – Foundation Ceramics

Description of Position:             
applicant should have an MFA with a major in studio ceramics. The
Surface and Decoration course (FINA 2111) incorporates the use of a wide
range of drawing, painting and printmaking surface treatments and how
they relate to 3-D form in clay.  The applicant should have a working
knowledge of slips, transfer printing, underglazes/overglazes and
maiolica painting techniques and glazes at cone 04. Teaching foundation
level ceramics (FINA 1111) requires experience with various handbuilding
techniques and knowledge of wheel throwing as well as a technical
understanding of glaze composition/making and loading and firing kilns. 
The applicant should be able to discuss with students historical and
critical ways of thinking about ceramics as it relates to contemporary

Required Qualifications:             Master’s degree, demonstrated post-secondary teaching ability

Length of appointment: December 1, 2014 – April 30, 2015
Start Date:  December 1, 2014

Salary Range: Salary placement is on Langara instructors’ salary scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.
Employee Group: LFA

Application Information: To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume.

Deadline: November 7, 2014

Langara College
100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver, BC
Canada V5Y 2Z6

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