Lyon College invites applications for an artist in residence with an emphasis on ceramic and three-dimensional visual art beginning August 2019. The position is an up to two-year, non-tenured teaching appointment. An MFA in ceramics or sculpture and a record of notable creative output is required.
Lyon College is located in Batesville, Arkansas, a safe and historic town of 10,000 that serves as commercial, medical, social, and governmental hub for an eight-county area and named by USA Today as the best city to live in in Arkansas. The College currently enrolls almost 700 undergraduate students from 24 states and 15 foreign countries. Entering freshmen have an average high school GPA of 3.5 and an average ACT composite of 24 and SAT score of 1117.