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Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle is looking to fill the following position in the Art department at the earliest possible date:

Professor for Painting and Graphics Practice (W2)

We are looking for an artist with an independent oeuvre to represent Painting and Graphics Practice in the Art Education course.

The central task is the artistic-practical supervision of students in the teaching degree programme (high school/secondary school). The emphasis is on painterly and graphics practice, encompassing broad artistic approaches and techniques. An important aspect of teaching is the teaching of artistic, design and media approaches in their diversity; a corresponding interest in interdisciplinary work is desired.
In addition to fulfilling the general appointment requirements according to § 35 HSG LSA, the incumbent will have to meet the following expectations:

– a comprehensive independent artistic oeuvre in the field of painting / graphics with corresponding exhibition activity
– outstanding artistic achievements as well as profound knowledge of painting and graphic processes
– pedagogical aptitude, proven by relevant teaching experience
– supervision of artistic work projects in degree contexts, administering of examinations
– willingness to cooperate within the university and to establish interfaces with the Design department
– cooperation in the self-administration of the university

The professorship can be held for a limited period of up to five years or an unlimited period. The decision on this is made during the appointment procedure. If the professorship is limited in time, the possibility of an unlimited appointment will be examined before the end of the limited term. The salary will be determined in accordance with legal and budgetary requirements.

Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle is committed to a non-discriminatory hiring policy and values equal opportunities and diversity. It strives to increase the proportion of women and strongly encourages women to apply. Applications from severely disabled persons will be given preference in cases of equal qualifications and aptitudes. Applications from people with a migration background are expressly welcome.

Applications should specify the position, include the usual documents (curriculum vitae, description of artistic/professional career, teaching experience, list of publications, catalogues) and be sent in analogous and digital format (PDF documents no bigger than 10 MB) by 6 October 2022 (postmark date) to:

Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle
Ausschreibung Professur malerische und grafische Praxis
Neuwerk 7
06108 Halle (Saale)
[email protected]
Further Information about the university at www.burg-halle.de

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