Friday, September 23, 2016

Assistant Professor, Kansas City Art Institute
Full-time Position Opening

Kansas City Art Institute is a four-year, independent and accredited college of art and design founded in 1885, and located in the cultural heart of metropolitan Kansas City, Missouri. The college enrolls over 600 undergraduate students drawn regionally, nationally and internationally.

Full-time Faculty
Start Date: August 15, 2017

Education and Experience Requirements 

  • MFA in illustration or a related field
  • A minimum of 2 years teaching experience and professional practice in illustration
  • Evidence of professional achievements in the field of illustration
  • Knowledge of software programs including Adobe Creative Suite

Application Deadlines and Procedures

Although the position is open until filled, fullest attention will be given to those applications received by December 1, 2016.  Applications received during the on-campus finalist stage of the search are not guaranteed consideration.
  • Apply by e-mail to:
  • Attach to the e-mail in PDF format only:
  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching experience and philosophy
  • List of active and workable web link(s) to personal and/or commercial work as well as supervised student work with project descriptions where applicable
  • List of 3 professional references we may contact
Applications with accessible PDF files and workable web links will normally be acknowledged by return e-mail within one week of submission.

—Steve Mayse, Chair, Illustration

Questions may be directed to:

KCAI Director of Human Resources
Kansas City Art Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer