The Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD University) invites
Individual Course Appointment:
(Jewellery and Metalsmithing)
Division of Craft
This is a one semester appointment with possibility of a second semester.
• The successful candidate(s) will be assigned the equivalent of up to 2
undergraduate courses in the semester.
As soon as possible (Review of Applications will begin immediately)
NSCAD is at the forefront of North American art schools and is noted for its
dedicated community of faculty, students and staff. The Division of Craft is
supported by academic studies in craft history and critical theory.
The Jewellery and Metalsmithing Department is seeking a candidate(s) with
appropriate graduate level credits or equivalent experience. Post-secondary
teaching experience and jewellery fabrication knowledge will be considered an
asset. It is expected that the candidate will teach on or both of the following
CAD/CAM for Jewellery and 3D objects (September 2012)
Must be able to teach and advise students on basic and complex operations within
3D software: (Rhino)
Must be experienced with CAM processes with emphasis on rapid prototyping.
Jewellery Workshop: Precision Fabrication (September 2012)
Proficient in manually controlled lathe and milling operations such as: turning,
boring, parting, milling, drilling, indexing, threading on simple and complex
set ups and related health and safety concerns.
Familiar with a range of materials within the context of jewellery and small
objects such as wax, plastic, aluminum or exotic wood.
For more detailed information on the above, please contact Kye Yeon Son
Applicants should include a current curriculum vita, a maximum of 10 digital
images (on one CD-ROM or DVD-ROM) of professional work and the names and contact
information for three references. A statement of teaching philosophy and an
artist statement should be included.
Salary will be in accordance with the Faculty Salary Grid. Hiring will be in
accordance with the policy on No Discrimination. All qualified applicants are
encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given
DIRECT APPLICATIONS TO
Dr. Kenn Gardner Honeychurch
Acting Provost and Vice President
Office of Academic Affairs and Research
5163 Duke St, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3J6 Fax: 902-425-4664
Founded in Halifax in 1887, NSCAD University is an international centre of
excellence for the study, practice, and teaching of the visual arts. NSCAD
University offers Master of Design and Master of Fine Arts degrees along with
Bachelor of Design degrees in Interdisciplinary Design, and Bachelor of Fine
Arts degrees in Ceramics, Film, Fine Art, Intermedia, Jewellery and
Metalsmithing, Photography, and Textiles. Currently, there are over 1000
students enrolled in graduate and undergraduate programs.
For more information, please visit www.nscad.ca