College of Arts and Humanities

Job Postings

The College of Arts and Humanities is expanding its staff and faculty. Available postions can be viewed through UCF's Human Resources' Employment Opportunities website.

Assistant Professor (Music)

Description: The University of Central Florida School of Performing Arts is seeking a nine-month, tenure-earning assistant professor to teach core music theory courses and other courses according to ability of the applicant and the needs of the department, and collaborate with faculty, staff, and students in both the Music and Theatre Departments. The anticipated start date is August 2015. The University of Central Florida is a major metropolitan research university, enrolling over 60,000 students. Located in Orlando, it is the center of a growing, diverse community of nearly two million people. The Department of Music, within the School of Performing Arts, offers B.A., B.M., B.M.E. and M.A. degrees. For more information about the Department of Music, please visit our website at http://music.cah.ucf.edu. For more information about UCF, please visit the website at http://www.ucf.edu.

Assistant Professor (School of Visual Arts and Design)

Description: The School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD) at the University of Central Florida invites applications for a tenure-earning position of assistant professor in the area of architecture. The successful candidate will deliver courses at the undergraduate level that inspire majors in the following areas of study: design, structures and sustainable building systems; conduct scholarly research and service; interact with the community of practicing architects in Central Florida; collaborate with colleagues from Valencia College, the University of Florida and other partners; and maintain regular office hours. The position is for an assistant professor to teach a three-course load per semester. This is a nine-month, full-time, tenure-earning position. UCF supports and rewards teaching excellence. Faculty are expected to participate in department and university service including committee work. UCF offers an undergraduate Bachelor of Design degree in Architecture. The School of Visual Arts & Design has approximately 2,700 majors across four areas that include architecture, digital media, film, and studio arts. The anticipated start date is January 2015, pending the availability of funding.

Assistant Professor (School of Visual Arts and Design)

Description: The School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD) at the University of Central Florida invites applications for an assistant professor in the area of architecture. The successful candidate will deliver courses at the undergraduate level that inspire majors in the following areas of study: Architectural Design and Architectural Theory and History; conduct scholarly research and service; interact with the community of practicing architects in Central Florida; collaborate with colleagues from Valencia College, the University of Florida and other partners; and maintain regular office hours. This position is for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-earning assistant professor to teach a three-course load per semester. UCF supports and rewards teaching excellence. Faculty are expected to participate in department and university service including committee work. UCF offers an undergraduate Bachelor of Design degree in Architecture. The School of Visual Arts & Design has approximately 2,700 majors across four areas that include architecture, digital media, film, and studio arts. The anticipated start date is August 2015, pending the availability of funding.

Professor and Chairperson (English)

Description: The University of Central Florida invites applications for chair of the Department of English. UCF is a prominent, growing metropolitan research university in Orlando enrolling over 60,000 students. The department includes thirty (30) tenured and tenure-earning positions, as well as ten (10) permanent instructors/lecturers. It offers programs in creative writing, literature, and technical communication, including M.A. degrees in literature and technical communication and an M.F.A. in creative writing. The department is an integral part of the college’s interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Texts and Technology program and participates in several other interdisciplinary graduate and undergraduate minors and certificate programs. The department also sponsors The Faulkner Journal and The Florida Review. The chair provides leadership and administers budget, personnel actions, and programs. This position is anticipated to begin in August 2015.

Lecturer (Philosophy and Humanities)

Description: The Department of Philosophy is seeking applications for two lecturer positions with primary teaching assignment in humanities and cultural studies or religion and cultural studies. Additional teaching competence in other areas in the department is welcome. These are nine-month, non-tenure earning positions, with a teaching load of eight (8) courses per year. Additional summer teaching opportunities are possible. Both positions are pending budgetary approval. Anticipated start date is August 2015.

Fine Arts Production Manager (Theatre)

Description: The School of Performing Arts is seeking a twelve-month Fine Arts Production Manager in Sound Design and Audio Engineering. The selected candidate will be responsible for all department production operations related to Sound Production, monitor and maintain all department sound equipment and teach Sound Design, Stage Electronics and other courses according to ability of applicant and needs of the department. This position will also design and/or engineer sound for the School of Performing Arts productions as needed, coordinate sound design personnel (including staff and student technicians/designers) as part of production team, mentor Tech/Design students in the area of Sound Design as needed by the department, coordinate any department use of Sound (i.e. pre-show announcement recordings, departmental presentations requiring audio enhancements)and equipment, performs other duties as required or deemed appropriate to accomplish the responsibilities and functions of the office.

Assistant Professor, Medical Ethics (Philosophy and Humanities)

Description: The Department of Philosophy in the College of Arts and Humanities and the College of Medicine M.D. educational program at the University of Central Florida (UCF), invite applications for a tenure-earning assistant professor in medical ethics beginning August 2015. This is a joint position with appointment in both the College of Arts and Humanities and the College of Medicine with tenure status in the Department of Philosophy. It is a 9-month appointment with an expected teaching load (pre-tenure) of 5 courses or their equivalent, per academic year with the possibility of optional summer teaching.

College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida  •  Main Office: CAH190
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 161990 Orlando, FL 32816
Physical Address: 12421 Aquarius Agora Dr. Orlando, FL 32816
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