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Job Title Part-time Faculty Visual Arts Instructor Job Description Summary The Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching in various areas of foundations program: drawing, 2-D design, painting, and digital arts. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.
Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College. Job Description
***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis . Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***
The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as "TBA" does not constitute an assignment.
The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Teach foundations area of a visual arts two-year program: drawing, 2-D Design, painting, digital arts.
Adhere to college curriculum and course outcomes.
Manage classroom attendance and record grades in a timely manner.
Use Blackboard for course management.
Communicate effectively with students and colleagues using email.
Provide advising to students.
A Master of Fine Arts (or equivalent degree) in visual arts or sculpture.
College-level teaching experience in the visual arts. (Graduate school experience is acceptable, but applicant must have been the instructor of record)
Demonstrated ability to integrate computer/digital technology into course delivery.
Evidence of ongoing professional activity in the visual arts.
Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach, all levels foundation arts program.
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach multiple visual arts processes.
Experience working with students of culturally diverse backgrounds.
Experience supporting underprepared students.
Understanding of and commitment to the community college mission.
College-level teaching experience preferred (Graduate school teaching assistant experience is applicable if applicant was the instructor of record).
Experience teaching at a community college or teaching diverse student populations.