Student Life Drawing Model-POOL

Position Overview

Modeling for art studio classes and individual artists is a time-honored profession providing employment to practitioners in art schools and urban centers throughout the U.S.A. and the world. Work as a fine arts model requires some degree of stamina and flexibility as well as a respect for the classroom and the importance and discipline of drawing.

Job Description

The ability to construct interesting poses from a variety of views -To hold long poses if given regular breaks -To string very short poses together for quick gestural drawings -To be comfortable with a large variety of poses. The willingness to work with the professor in class to provide special environments or costumes.

Required Qualifications

  1. Some degree of stamina and flexibility.
  2. Respect for the classroom and the importance and discipline of drawing the human form, as evidenced by letter of application.
  3. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Dependable & punctual.
  2. Previous nude modeling experience.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Submit an online application with resume and cover letter.

This is a POOL posting. Review of applications will be ongoing and hires will be made as needed throughout the posting period.

Contact Information to Applicants

Sarah Thomas
785 864 2951

Advertised Salary Range


Work Schedule


Anticipated Start Date

Monday November 7, 2022

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Posting Information

  • Posting ID:  23627BR
  • Department:  Visual Art
  • Primary Campus:  University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
  • Reg/Temp:  Temporary
  • Employee Class:  S-Student

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