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Open Position: Professor of Digital and Time-based Art at ABK Stuttgart
ELIA member The Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste Stuttgart
has issued a call for applicants for a full professorship in the Department of Fine Art.
The title of the position is Professor of Digital and Time-based Art. Applications are invited from artists with an excellent artistic practice within
the field of contemporary art. Openness towards analogue art forms and an
interest in transdisciplinary projects are expected of candidates.
The successful candidate will be responsible of his or her class for digital
and time-based art. Furthermore, the candidate will be in charge of developing a digital and time-based art curriculum within the Department of Fine Art. The candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with colleagues, to advance the subject and to share expertise. At the institutional level, the successful candidate will be required to serve on the department’s and institution’s academic self-governance boards.
• A graduate degree,
• pedagogical aptitude and teaching experience and
• excellent artistic achievements in digital and time-based art.
If the formal requirements are not met, applications are accepted if a candidate demonstrates
1. outstanding artistic achievements in digital and time-based art, and
2. pedagogical aptitude and teaching experience.
In accordance with current equality laws, the Academy has made a commitment to increase the proportion of women on its academic staff. The Academy therefore encourages women artists to apply. Female applicants with equal qualifications, competence and professional achievements will be
given preference. Individuals with disabilities will be treated preferentially
provided they are suitably qualified.
Applications for this vacancy (one pdf including a cover letter, a CV, certificates, a concise list of teaching experience, projects and publications and a relevant selection of publications – maximum size: 10 MB) are to be made online and should be submitted no later than October 17th 2019
Please send your application to bewerbung [@] abk-stuttgart.de. For more
information about the Academy, please visit their website