Department of Fine Art and Jewellery Design

South Africa
Aug 25, 2016
Nov 25, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
(Applicants for academic and research vacancies must be in possession of Masters and/or PhD)


Department of Fine Art and Jewellery Design

Professor / Associate Professor / Senior Lecturer/Lecturer

Ref: F308


Minimum Requirements:



  • Masters in Fine Art(visuals Arts)/ Masters Degree in Technology: Fine Art
  • At least three (3) years lecturing experience at an undergraduate level at a tertiary institution.
  • Research track record (publications and/or exhibitions)


Senior Lecturer:

  • A PhD/D Tech Fine Arts (Visual Arts)
  • At least three (3) years lecturing experience at an undergraduate and postgraduate level at a tertiary level
  • Research track record (publications and/or exhibitions)
  • Postgraduate supervision track record


Professor/Associate Professor

  • A completed Doctorate in Visual Arts or an appropriate associated field
  • A substantial and recent publication and/or exhibition record in the discipline
  • A minimum of ten (10) years teaching experience (Professor level) or five (5) years (Associate Professor level) at tertiary level
  • A record of successful supervision of postgraduate research


Additional Recommendations:

  • Lecturing experience at a University of Technology
  • Lecturing experience with English Second Language students
  • Familiarity with practice-based Visual Arts Research


Summary of Duties:

  • Lecture Art Theory and Art Practice (Printmaking and other 2D subjects at undergraduate level which entails integrated theory and practice (studio practice, lectures, tutorials, seminars)
  • Be involved in running the printmaking studio
  • Participate in team teaching within the department in both the Fine Art and Jewellery Design programmes
  • Undertake research and publish/exhibit on a regular basis
  • Act as supervisor/co-supervisor for M Tech students
  • Undertake administrative duties assigned by the Head of Department/Programme Co-ordinator
  • Be prepared to take on the role of Programme Co-ordinator Fine Art, if requested


Salary:    Professor   R411852 to R664632 pa, plus benefits

Associate Professor   R 374076 to R560772 pa, plus benefits

Senior Lecturer          R289164 to R502140 pa, plus benefits

Lecturer                      R258924 to R466512 pa, plus benefits


Contact Person: Ms M Mthembu, Tel: 031 373 6316

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