Adjunct ProfessorWorking Title:
Adjunct Professor of Theatre ArtsDatatel Position ID:
As needed or assigned.Placement Range:
$740 per Credit Hour Position Type:
Adjunct FacultyGeneral Description:
An adjunct faculty member of Oklahoma City Community College has the primary responsibility of instruction. Secondary responsibilities include supporting the integrity of curricula, encouraging student success, and promoting the mission of the division to which the adjunct faculty member belongs as well as the college as a whole.What position does this position report to?:
Dean of the Division of Arts, English, and HumanitiesWhat position(s) reports to this position?:
Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in theater, drama, musical theatre or a related field. Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Five (5) years of experience in professional or educational theatre.
(This exception by approval of the Vice President for Academic Affairs after application.)
Candidate will have advanced knowledge applicable to the subject being taught. Physical Demands/Working Conditions:
Demonstrated positive human relations and communication skills.
Basic computer skills, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or similar software.
Flexible teaching style to accommodate individual learning styles.
Committed to helping students achieve their goals to be successful and attain a college education.
Knowledge of or willingness to learn computer programs used in the department and on campus (such as Moodle).
Organization and attention to detail.
Support and willingness to teach in a competency-based instructional system.
Ability to work independently and coordinate work with colleagues and peers.
Ability to work well as a team member in an instructional unit.
Ability to communicate and articulate concepts in an organized manner both verbally and in writing.
Ability to read and understand content in order to assist students when they are having difficulty interpreting concepts.
Ability to interact in an effective and encouraging manner with students individually and in groups.
Must be punctual.
Must be reliable.
Online or classroom instructionPreferred Qualifications:
Day, evening and/or weekend as required by section assignment.Department:
Division of Arts, English & Humanities Job Open Date:
11/17/2021Job Close Date:
06/30/2022Open Until Filled:
Jennifer AllenwoodSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required documents: transcript (if meeting qualifications of position via Master’s Degree) and performance/production resume.Job Duties (Position Specific):
Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position.
For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from this position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.)Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement):
Essential Functions: Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures):
An adjunct faculty member is primarily responsible for supporting student learning by providing quality instruction in courses that the adjunct faculty member and the dean/director agree will be taught. Quality instruction includes clear course objectives, prepared and relevant class activities, effective and understandable presentations of learning materials, fair and understandable grading practices (credit classes only), timely responses to students, and a positive atmosphere in the classroom
In addition to the primary responsibility for supporting student learning, an adjunct faculty member is expected to:
Participate in the assessment of student learning outcomes for the program and/or department.
Respond in a timely fashion to information requests from program, division and College administrators.
Attend department, division, and College meetings as required.
Acquire new knowledge and skills as appropriate for the academic discipline.
Maintain license or professional certification specific to program requirements.
Satisfy objectives for mutually agreed upon special assignments.
Support the College’s vision, mission, goals, and priorities.
Course(s) this position may teach include:
Introduction to Theatre
Acting I & II
Introduction to Technical Theatre
Voice & Speech Improvement
Make-up for the Stage
Acting for the Camera
Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures.
Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.
Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.
Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC’s established safety and health procedures and practices.
Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.