Adjunct Faculty - Visual Arts

Deadline:
Open Until Filled
Category:
Adjunct Faculty
Contact:
Jessi Hardesty - jhardesty@carrollcc.edu
Directions To Apply:
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume, including two references, emailed to jhardesty@carrollcc.edu  This position is open until filled.
Description:

Department:         Humanities, Art and Music

Pay Grade:            Credit Adjunct Faculty Scale

FLSA Status:          Exempt      

JOB SUMMARY

Teach Art Appreciation and Fundamentals of Art. Adjunct faculty member responsibilities are primarily to teach students, assess learning, and engage in professional development. Adjunct Faculty report to either the Division Chair or Program Director. Must be available to teach daytime hours (i.e. mornings/afternoons).

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Teach no more than the equivalent of 24-teaching load hours per year (per measurement period under the ACA)
  • Hold classes as scheduled
  • Design assignments and/or give required assignments to measure student learning
  • Provide clear and concise feedback to students in a timely manner (generally within two weeks)
  • Check and respond to all emails within two business days
  • Post the syllabus, faculty information, and a welcome announcement for Preview Week and maintain a current gradebook in the Learning Management System
  • Hold required office hours
  • Assist students and direct them to appropriate resources
  • Contribute to student retention and completion initiatives
  • Participate in outcomes assessment and respond to data
  • Collaborate with student support offices and professionals
  • Report grades and reconcile incomplete grades as necessary
  • Engage in professional development including departmental orientation
  • Attend required meetings and complete mandatory trainings
  • Adapt to emerging challenges and demands to serve the college and its students
  • Follow policies as outlined in the Faculty Handbook
  • Perform other duties as assigned
 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

  • Master’s Degree in a studio art or art history
  • Prior teaching experience at college level preferred
  • Ability to use technology in teaching
  • Must be positive, cooperative and supportive
 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

This work is normally sedentary work which requires exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects. Additionally, the following physical abilities are required:

 
  • Hear/talk/communicate – Must be able to exchange information and communicate
  • Visual Acuity/ability to perceive or detect surroundings
  • Mental acuity – Able to focus, concentrate, understand and convey subject matter
  • Repetitive motion (i.e. keyboarding)
  • Stand/sit/walk/able to move or traverse from one area to another

WORK ENVIRONMENT:     

College campus, direct contact with students, staff, faculty and the general public in classrooms, common areas, offices, and campus environments.  Use of safe workplace practices with office equipment; computers for data entry and word processing; avoidance of trips and falls; observance of fire and building safety regulations; and observance of traffic laws when/if driving a College vehicle.

 

SALARY:

This position is placed on the credit adjunct faculty pay scale.

    

Carroll Community College has the right to revise this position description at any time, and this position description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

"Carroll Community College is committed to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. Carroll Community College is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment."