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Adjunct Faculty- Art
Summary
Title:Adjunct Faculty- Art
ID:888
Department:Digital Imaging/Studio Arts
Division:Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
Location:Main Campus
Closing Date:10/30/2017
Description

Division:           Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Department:    Digital Imaging/Studio Arts     

Job title:           Adjunct Art Instructor

Reports to:     Dean of Arts & Humanities
          

Supervises:      N/A

Position type:   Adjunct/Part-time

FLSA Status:     Exempt                                          

Job Purpose: Teach beginning, college-level 2D Design and/or college-level Art Appreciation

 

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teach beginning, college-level 2D Design: for students enrolled in Studio Art and Digital Imaging programs and those interested in art fundamentals. Two-Dimensional Design I introduces basic elements, principles, and techniques or organization used by artists. Six contact hours per week are required.
  • Teach college-level Art Appreciation: a general introduction to the visual arts, media, techniques, and history. The course is designed to create a deeper appreciation of the creative processes involved in the visual arts. This course reviews two- and three-dimensional art forms, methods, and media; examines the visual elements and principles of design; and briefly surveys art styles from the prehistoric to the 20th Century. It is oriented to students who have not been exposed to the formal study of these disciplines. It is a beginning level class to familiar students with the different types of art and to learn how to speak/write intelligently about art. Three contact hours per week are required.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

• An MA in Design or Art is required. Teaching experience at the college level is required.

• An MFA in Art and teaching a diverse population in an open enrollment, urban community college is preferred.

Please attach a copy of transcripts and/or degree certificates to your application. Other attachments such as a cover letter or resume can also be uploaded and attached to the application.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • MA or MFA in Art or Design
  • College teaching experience in art or design

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and talk or hear and sometimes walk and sit.  Occasionally the employee will bend or twist at the neck more than the average person.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee may occasionally push or lift items.  The employee is directly responsible for safety, wellbeing, and work output.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision such as the ability to read handwritten or typed material, and the ability to adjust focus. The position requires the individual to meet multiple demands from several people and interact with the public and other staff.

SALARY:                 $757.00 per credit hour

(If a current KCKCC employee is selected for this position, consideration will be given to current salary.)

APPLY BY:

October 30th 2017

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the essential functions that will be required of position given this title and should not be construed as a declaration of specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees will be assigned specific job related duties through their hiring department. Specific job related duties assigned by hiring department shall be consistent with the representative essential functions listed above and shall not be expanded in role or scope.

PLEASE COMPLETE A KCKCC APPLICATION WHICH MAY BE FOUND AT WWW.KCKCC.EDU UNDER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES.  IF A POSITION REQUIRES A DEGREE, PLEASE ATTACH COPY OF TRANSCRIPTS/AND OR/ DEGREE CERTIFICATE TO YOUR APPLICATION.  OTHER ATTACHMENTS SUCH AS COVER LETTER OR RESUME CAN ALSO BE UPLOADED AND ATTACHED TO THE APPLICATION.

                                     

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