Job no: 494037Posting Job Title
Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Location: Overland Park Main Campus
Categories: Credit Instruction
Adjunct Assistant Professor PhotographyDepartment
Academic AffairsPosition Type
Adjunct Assistant ProfessorNumber of openings
Johnson County Community College is looking to fill an adjunct teaching position in our Photography & Filmmaking program. This position will teach one section PHOT200 in the Fall semester of 2021 with the possibility of future FMS, Photography, or New Media teaching assignments. JCCC is located in Overland Park, Kansas, 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 community college.Required Qualifications
Master's of Fine Arts in Photography or related field (official transcripts will be required upon job offer)Preferred Qualifications
Previous teaching experience
Experience in an analog photography studio
Experience in a digital photography studio
Images and/or links of 10-20 personal work, and images and/or links
Experience in FilmmakingRequired application documents
Previous teaching experience beyond graduate school
Previous community college teaching experience
Resume, Cover Letter, Transcripts (official transcripts will be required upon job offer), Images and/or links of 10–20 personal work, and images and/or links of 10–20 samples of students work. Please include a Diversity Statement and a Statement of Teaching Philosophy.Hours per Week
Varies depending on department needsSalary Grade Level
Competitive salary rate of payLocation
Overland Park Main CampusDisclosures
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 race, color, age, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other factors which cannot be lawfully considered, to the extent specified by applicable federal and state laws.
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 [email protected]
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Advertised: 28 May 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 28 Jun 2021 Central Daylight Time