Holy Names University invites applications for a part-time, adjunct faculty position in Computer Graphics in the School of Arts and Sciences for Fall Semester 2020, beginning August 26, 2020. The candidate is expected to teach ARTS 115: Computer Graphics.
ARTS 115: Computer Graphics A comprehensive introduction to computer generated art, graphics, and digital editing for both fine arts and commercially oriented applications. Areas of design and color theory are explored, particularly as they apply to digital media. Includes use of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign for logo design, web layout, topography, and poster design.
One section of ARTS 115 (4-units) is available to be taught as a hybrid class, with in-person meetings on Mondays or Wednesdays from 2:00-4:00pm, and remote meetings synchronously over Zoom, or asynchronously for the rest of the course-work, according to the instructor's preference.
The maximum total class size is 15. In compliance with Alameda County and CDC health orders and social distancing guidelines, it is expected that no more than 8 students would be present at any one class meeting.
The salary for the semester is $5,219.12. Mandatory, paid training is required over the summer if the instructor does not have previous experience teaching online.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Candidates must have at least an M.F.A. in Digital Arts or a closely related field.
Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching online and at the college level.
The successful candidates will have the chance to engage a very diverse community of learners and to work closely with a collegial group of experienced faculty.
TO APPLY: The review of applications will begin immediately. For consideration, applicants should submit a Holy Names University staff or faculty employment application, cover letter and resume to [email protected].
*We are unable to offer remote work outside of the state of California.
About Holy Names University Oakland's Holy Names University was founded in 1868 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. Rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, the university's mission is to empower and prepare a diverse student body for productive lives of leadership and service in a complex world. HNU offers a liberal arts and professional education through 15 undergraduate majors and 7 master's degree programs. HNU's student-centered education, with small class sizes and courses in varied formats and schedules, meets the current needs of adult learners, including first-generation students and working adults. The University's idyllic, 60-acre campus is nestled in the Oakland hills of California and offers panoramic views of San Francisco Bay. To learn more, visit www.hnu.edu.
Holy Names University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome applications from the community, alumni and the general public. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Nestled in the Oakland, CA hills with a panoramic view of the San Francisco Bay, HNU is rooted in Catholic intellectual and spiritual traditions, empowering a diverse student body for leadership and service. Guided by the core values of the Sister of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, HNU is a progressive, inclusive, and rigorous academic community offering a liberal arts and professional education. We prepare students to think critically and imaginatively, to understand and employ the veraious modes of knowledge, to communicate clearly and persuasively, and to promote the common good. Visit our website at www.hnu.edu to learn more about Holy Names University.