AY17-18 Adjunct Faculty - Media Studies

University Park
Oct 11, 2017
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Department: Communication, Visual and Performing Arts

Position Summary: Governors State Universitya€™s College of Arts and Sciences seeks to create an available pool of Adjunct Faculty candidates to teach courses in our Media Studies program. Courses taught by adjunct faculty in the above program are for undergraduates, graduates, or a combination of both. Please visit http://www.govst.edu/cas/mst for more information about the program and courses offered. We are particularly interested in adjunct faculty to teach 1) Studio courses in introductory and advanced audio; 2) Hybrid theory/production classes in digital storytelling; 3) studies courses in public media, television, and global/international media. Interested individuals are invited to complete a faculty profile, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, and a list of references or letters of recommendation for consideration. At Governors State University, adjunct faculty are hired as temporary faculty with teaching responsibilities for a specific course in a semester or summer session. Adjuncts are not part of the faculty bargaining unit and are not included in membership of the Faculty Senate.

Minimum Qualifications: A Mastera€™s degree in Media Studies or a related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have experience teaching undergraduate, graduate, and/or online courses. Professional experience is also highly desired. For studio or hybrid theory/production courses, the ideal candidate possesses demonstrable skills, experience, professional credits in TV/multi-media production, and is currently working in the field.

Work Schedule: Varies depending on course offering.

Type of Position Being Requested: Adjunct

Full Time/Part Time: Part Time

Collective Bargaining Status of Position: Non-Unionized

FLSA Status: Exempt

Posting Number: FA0161P