Adjunct Faculty in Communication

Location
San Antonio, TX
Posted
Jul 11, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601050

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty in Communication

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Part Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Arts & Humanities

Pay Rate: $3,000 per course per semester.

Job Summary/Basic Function: The College of Arts and Sciences seeks applications from qualified candidates for an adjunct teaching position in multimedia literacy beginning Fall 2017. Teaching of lower-division undergraduate courses in multimedia is expected. Summer teaching assignments may be available but are not guaranteed. Course Day: Tuesdays (Once Weekly); Time: 6-8:30 p.m. Spacious Mac Lab, equipment and Creative Suite licenses for each student are provided by the university.

Work Hours: Flexible to suit course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Application Process: Applications are accepted only through the online job portal at: https://employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp. Applicants must complete online (1) the application/Faculty Form, and upload (2) the letter of interest, (3) curriculum vita, (4) unofficial copies of transcripts, and (5) student work samples. May include list of student media awards.

The priority date for applications is July 15, 2017. The position is open until filled.

Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Texas A&M University-San Antonio, One University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

Please direct any questions to Jerry.Townsend@tamusa.edu.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Posting Date: 07-10-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51937



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: A Master's degree in Communication or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution.
A minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Communication

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience

Necessary Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of two years college or university teaching experience.
Willingness to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
Familiarity with the needs of a non-traditional, first-generation, culturally diverse student body.
Experience with contemporary instructional technologies such as learning management systems and e-portfolios.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting:



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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