Faculty Openings

Assistant Professor of Moving Images

The Department of Art seeks applicants for this full-time, tenure-track faculty position with a deadline of January 8, 2024. 

Part-time Lecturer Pool

Check back in the summer/fall of 2023 for more information about applying to our lecturer pool.


Student Work-Study Opportunities

The Department of Art offers several student work-study opportunities. Student employees work 5 - 10 hours per week, those with work-study as part of their financial aid are given hiring priority. Each position has additional qualifications and experience requirements, please contact staff as noted below for specific details.

  • Gallery Attendants learn about the work of professional art galleries.
    • The Nash Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm. 
    • Contact Howard Oransky horansky@umn.edu 
  • Peer Advisors talk with students about Art degrees and learn about general office support (must be an Art major). 
  • Ceramic Assistant Technician learn more about mixing glazes, stocking glaze and clay materials, and maintaining a healthy and safe studio environment within the ceramics area.
    • Hours are determined by the student's schedule.
    • Contact Kimberlee Joy Roth roth0292@umn.edu
  • DSB Workers learn more about digital imaging and printing. 
    • Hours are usually Monday-Thursday 8:00 am-9:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am-5:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am-3:00 pm.
    • Contact Caroline Houdek Solomon choudek@umn.edu 
  • Photo Crib Attendants learn more about video production and film equipment.
    • Hours are usually Monday-Thursday 9:00 am-10:00 pm, Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm.
    • Contact Karen Haselmann hase@umn.edu
  • Tool Crib Workers learn more about sculpture and ceramics tools and equipment.
    • Hours are usually Monday-Thursday 9:00 am-10:00 pm, Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am-4:00 pm.
    • Contact Paul Linden linde078@umn.edu
  • XYZ Workers learn more about 3D Digital Fabrication.
  • eStudio undergraduate researcher assistants learn more about Creative Technologies that connect the Digital and Material worlds and develop your creative problem solving skills while working with your peers to realize their ideas.

Generally, these areas seek new student workers in August and in December/January.

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