Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice, Heritage and Museum Sciences. Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX) invites applications for a full-time, 12-month non-tenure track position in the Heritage and Museum Sciences (HMS) graduate program. The position reports to and supports the Chair of HMS with the secondary title and role as Assistant/Associate Chair and Graduate Advisor of HMS. The position is a teaching and administrative position. Start date is negotiable with a preferred target of late fall 2019. Salary $70,000
Applicants will submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and administrative philosophies, and the names of three individuals who may be contacted as references.
About the HMS Program
Heritage and Museum Sciences, a graduate program begun in 1974, is housed in the Museum of Texas Tech University. The program usually matriculates between 12 and 20 new students each year. The Museum—including the Lubbock Lake Landmark, the Natural Science Research Laboratory, the Artist Printmaker/Photographer Research Collection and the Moody Planetarium—is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and provides a learning laboratory for immersive practice within a working museum and heritage property as well as for the development of method and theory critical to the growth of heritage and museum professionals.
The Museum of Texas Tech University, a community resource and a research institution, manages collections of more than eight million objects in disciplines covering art, clothing and textiles, anthropology (archeology and ethnology), history, paleontology, and natural science.
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.
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