Visual Studies is a studio emphasis area in the Department of Visual and Media Arts at GVSU that uses innovative pedagogies to address rich contexts in contemporary art practice. In Civic Studio, Curatorial Studio and Space Studio students design and implement special contexts and engagements to learn about human experience and power. In Time Studio, Interactive Studio and Image Studio students engage the prevalence of digital media and networks in human experience by making and thinking critically about these media. These six courses make up the core Visual Studies BFA curriculum, one of the BFA studio emphasis areas in the Visual and Media Arts Department. For more information about Visual Studies see: http://visualstudies.art.gvsu.edu. Foundations is the first-year program in Studio Arts at GVSU. It consists of six courses: Drawing 1, Drawing 2, 2D Design, 3D Design, Color and Design, and Making + Meaning. Foundations teaching primarily in Making and Meaning (a foundation course about contemporary practices), 2D Design, and Color and Design.



Teach four courses per semester in a NASAD accredited undergraduate program. Teaching responsibilities in 2019-20 will include Visual Studies courses Time Studio, Interactive Studio, Image Studio, Space Studio), ART 153 Making and Meaning in Art and Design (a foundation course about contemporary practices)practices), ART150 2D Design, ART152 Color and Design, and other courses.


Positions are open until filled, but submit by June 10, 2019 to assure full consideration.

Please direct any questions about the position to Paul Wittenbraker, Professor of Art at wittenbp@gvsu.ed.

How To Apply:

Email an application to wittenbp@gvsu.edu. Include: