Emily Carr University of Art + Design invites applications for a full‐time tenure track Assistant or Associate
Professor position in Interdisciplinary Art Praxis within the Audain Faculty of Art. Situated on unceded,
traditional and ancestral xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwxw˙7mesh ┌xwumixw (Squamish), and səl ̱ ilwโ ̓ətaʔɬ
(Tsleil‐Waututh) territories in Vancouver, Canada.


We are seeking individuals that have an active engagement with discourse within contemporary artistic
practices and the histories and theories of art. The ideal candidate should be an active interdisciplinary studio
practitioner who can incorporate critical theory, media theory, philosophy, visual culture, and/or artistic
research methods for curious and engaged studio practitioners. The successful candidate will be fully involved
with both the graduate and undergraduate programs and will develop curriculum committed to the interrelation
of studio practice and theory. Individuals with substantial pedagogical experience and the proven ability to
connect different modes of making and spheres of understanding are encouraged to apply. Additionally, faculty
are expected to participate in portfolio reviews, upper‐level critiques, provide graduate student supervision,
serve on administrative committees, engage in research, and to be an active member of the Emily Carr


The ideal candidate will have:
 Master of Fine Arts degree (or terminal degree in a related discipline);
 minimum of two years of related post‐secondary teaching experience that includes proven experience in
curriculum development;
 strong evidence of excellence in interdisciplinary art practice;
 an established career profile and be active in national and international contexts;
 significant national and international professional achievement in their work, including an active and
growing exhibition record, teaching, and/or writing.


Applications should address the candidateĺs expertise in the areas of teaching, research, and professional
Applications should include:
 a cover letter;
 a current curriculum vitae;
 a statement of pedagogy and up to 3 samples of syllabi, assignments, and evidence of teaching
 a statement of research;
 a personal statement on the candidateĺs contributions to diversity, regardless of personal
characteristics, describing any professional skills, community experience, or willingness to engage in
activities that advance institutional diversity and equity in teaching, research, and service;
 any relevant supporting materials (e.g., PDFs or publications, an online portfolio of recent work);
 the names and contact information of three referees.

Electronic submissions are welcome at https://ecuad.peopleadmin.ca

The review of applications will begin on March 1, 2019

Please click link below for more information:Interdisciplinary Art Praxis - F009-2019.pdf