Professor, Art

Valencia College
Job Description

Join our Team! 

Valencia College is seeking a  Professor of Art to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time, annual appointment beginning Fall 2019. The ideal candidate will have a strong artistic exhibition record, and a solid background in curating, managing and/or directing fine arts museum and /or gallery shows. 

We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world.

If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position.

Degree Requirement: Master’s degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution in humanities, art history or fine arts, OR 18 graduate credits hours in art history, fine arts, or humanities. 

To view the complete job description for 8 – month annual appointment role, click here 

Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule.

Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.

Valencia’s Total Rewards package, features:

  • Free medical, dental benefits and life insurance premiums
  • Generous paid time off - sick leave, personal days, spring break, winter break, and other holidays
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Florida retirement membership
  • YMCA membership benefits
  • Endowed Chairs and Sabbatical leave
  • Educational and Professional development opportunities for you and your dependents and so much more…click here 


Orlando, FL 32825 - East Campus


Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal.

As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.

Closing date: March 26, 2019 7:00 pm EST

For consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: 

  • Cover letter and resume.
  • Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation.
  • Learning-centered statement.
  • Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services.
  • Letters of reference if available.


8-month, Annually Appointed

As an 8-month, annually appointed faculty member, you will be primarily responsible for teaching in discipline, planning, organizing and providing feedback to promote and direct student learning. This position is appointed each year and contracted to teach six courses, maintain 12 office hours and, in addition, works with the dean to identify and then contribute five hours of service in areas that support student learning and engagement.

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled