Adjunct Assistant Professor, Photography and Filmmaking
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Photography and FilmmakingTracking Code200222 Job Description
Johnson County Community College is looking to fill an adjunct teaching position in our Photography & Filmmaking program. This position will teach one section of FMS 200 in the Spring of 2020, with the possibility of future FMS, Photography, or New Media teaching assignments. JCCC is located in Overland Park, KS, the second largest city in the state of Kansas and part of the greater Kansas City Metro. The Kansas City Metro is known for its museums, restaurants, and music and art scenes. JCCC is similarly dedicated to creating and maintaining a rich cultural community, with an award-winning contemporary art museum and center for the performing arts located on campus. JCCC is looking for a diverse pool of applicants for an adjunct teaching position that will support the Department of Fine Art, Photo & Film in the new Fine Arts & Design Studios at JCCC. We educate a large, diverse student body. Many of our 18,000 students are non-traditional, military veterans, immigrants, international, and first-generation college students. African-American, Asian-American, and Hispanic student populations are also growing. JCCC is committed to increasing the diversity of our college community.
Please submit all of the following with the application: Resume/CV, Cover letter, Images and/or links of 10-20 samples of personal work, Images and/or links of 10–20 samples of student's work, a Diversity Statement, and a Statement of Teaching Philosophy. Incomplete applications will not be considered.Required Skills
- Master of Fine Arts degree or Doctorate in Film & Media Studies or related field
- Previous teaching experience
- Previous community college teaching experience preferred
Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.
In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.
Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.
If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.
For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc) refer to the links on our Career page.Job Location Overland Park, Kansas, United StatesPosition TypePart-Time