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Adjunct Faculty Member- Master of Arts in Teaching Program Art (Visual Arts) PK-12

Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA

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Adjunct Faculty Member- Master of Arts in Teaching Program Art (Visual Arts) PK-12

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Adjunct Faculty Members
Master of Arts in Teaching Program
Art (Visual Arts) PK-12

Have you considered the exciting intellectual challenges of teaching graduate students at one of the most-selective public universities in Virginia? Christopher Newport University’s Master of Arts in Teaching program is accepting applications from prospective adjunct faculty members to teach individual courses, as needed, in the area of Art PK-12.

Christopher Newport University is committed to excellence in teaching in a liberal arts and sciences environment focused on faculty-student engagement. Along with demonstrated ability for excellent teaching, applicants must hold a Master’s degree or higher from an accredited university in a relevant discipline. Official transcripts will be required at the time of hire.

Departmental Information:

Changing a life forever is the daily work of a teacher. That’s why we’re dedicated to helping you become the best you can. With faculty from 12 departments to help prepare you, and a field partnership with award-winning Newport News Public Schools, graduates of Christopher Newport’s teacher preparation program are among the finest in Virginia.

Schools seek teachers who exhibit content knowledge in addition to solid teaching skills. Through our program you will meet that challenge head-on, combining your undergraduate degree in the liberal arts or sciences with teacher training.

The Master of Arts in Teaching program is fully accredited by the Virginia Board of Education.

CNU Information:

Selected by The Princeton Review to be included in The 388 Best Colleges: 2023 Edition, Christopher Newport University is a public school offering a private school experience – great teaching, small classes, and a safe, vibrant campus. The University is located in Newport News, Virginia, enrolls approximately 4,500 students, and is dedicated to the ideals of scholarship, leadership, and service. Academic programs at Christopher Newport University encompass more than 90 areas of study, from biology to business administration and political science to the performing arts. The University is ranked by U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges guide as 2nd among public regional universities in the South and 5th overall, and has recently completed more than $1 billion in capital construction on its 260-acre campus.
Christopher Newport University is committed to ensuring that all people are welcomed, honored, and fully engaged in the life of our academic community. We recruit exceptional and diverse faculty and encourage applications from individuals who are underrepresented in their profession. For further details and information about Christopher Newport, visit">

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Please provide the following:
1. Cover letter describing qualifications
2. Curriculum vitae (resume) detailing relevant teaching and/or professional experience
3. Contact information for at least three references
4. Graduate transcripts (photocopies are acceptable for initial screening).

Review of applications will begin immediately.

Search finalists are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check.

Christopher Newport University (CNU) will make a reasonable effort to accommodate persons with disabilities in the application and/or interview process. Persons with disabilities who require accommodation should contact the CNU Human Resources Office by calling (757) 594-7145.

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EEO/Diversity Statement(s):

Christopher Newport University, an EO Employer, is fully Committed to Access and Opportunity. Notice of Non-Discrimination & Title IX Policy Statement:

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