Adjunct Faculty (Credit) - Visual Communications
Job no: 497918
Work type: Part-time
Job Title Code
Hourly Rate (Part-Time)
$48.42 per hour
Teaches students effectively in assigned classes and maintains office hours for student consultation.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Demonstrated ability to teach Design and Graphic courses, which may include both computer-based and non-computer based courses.
Demonstrated software knowledge and experience should include Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and the rest of the Adobe Suites and demonstrated in depth knowledge of the Macintosh operating environment if applying for the Digital Imaging position.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience of hand drawing and illustration skills if applying for the Digital Imaging position.
Exhibit good classroom management skills.
Must be able to maintain efficiently and accurately student records and meet deadlines associated with student performance and administrative details.
Maintain student records, develop course curriculum and advise students.
Participate in college activities and professional development as well as other duties expected of part-time faculty.
Excellent oral and written communication skills to interact with students of varying diverse backgrounds. Demonstrated skills in successfully working with diverse populations through experiences such as formal training and past work experiences. The ability to provide quality customer service.
May be required to lift and move materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
Minimum Knowledge and Experience
Associate's degree in Art or Computer Graphic Design and three years non-teaching, visual communications industry related experience.
Unofficial transcripts will be required at the time of applying. Official transcripts will be required at time of interview. ***Will be subject to a criminal background check. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check.***
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
These positions will teach Visual Communications dual credit classes at Thomas Jefferson High School and on the Brookhaven Campus.
Must be available to teach one dual credit college class between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:00 pm at Dallas ISD high schools and on the Brookhaven College campus. College dual credit or high school teaching experience and experience with Blackboard is preferred.
Provides students with a written course syllabus. Participates in the evaluation of the instructional process and uses innovative strategies to continually improve learning. Participates in development and support of their discipline by recommending books and materials, revising curricula, and recommending teaching assignments when appropriate. Maintains accurate and complete course records. Performs professional activities and assumes professional responsibilities as agreed upon with the division dean, and works with colleagues to achieve shared goals and visions. Values the collaborative process. Uses knowledge of diverse communities and learning styles and has the ability to incorporate diversity of delivery of such learning styles in instruction. Participates in student advising and registration. Utilizes technology to facilitate learning and to access data, maintain records, generate reports, and communicate with others. Meets professional assignments in accordance with the System’s calendar and contractual obligations. Complies with Districts board policy, state and federal policy, and the student code of conduct as appropriate. Commits to college mission and goals through participating in planning division objectives and budget requests. Serves on and attends college committees as assigned. Participates in campus commencement exercise(s) as required and attends other required college meetings and activities. Participates in his/her own performance appraisal. Demonstrates ability to work effectively with persons from diverse backgrounds. May work with student clubs and/or organizations. Demonstrates verbal and written communication skills to support and enhance effective interaction between Districts and other organizations, businesses and community groups as well as faculty, staff and students from diverse backgrounds. Promotes the college in the community by participating in a variety of marketing activities. Participates in professional development activities. Performs other duties as assigned.
Advertised: 19 Feb 2019 Central Standard Time
Applications close: 30 Aug 2019 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time