Harris-Stowe State University is a historically Black institution (HBCU) located in the heart of vibrant mid-town St. Louis, Missouri. Harris-Stowe’s beautiful campus is minutes from the renown Gateway Arch, St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis Art and History Museums, Forest Park and other cultural and educational institutions. Harris-Stowe’s diverse faculty and staff provide a wide range of academic programs to one of the most culturally diverse student bodies in the St. Louis region
The successful candidate must possess an earned Master's in Art or Art Education from an accredited university and have at least two (2) years of teaching experience at the College or University level. Duties will include teaching courses in a class room or online format. The successful candidate must be available to teach day, night or weekend classes. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in humanities program review and make necessary revisions. Knowledge and skills in a variety of computer usage and software applications, including but not limited to Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).
In addition to the qualifications listed for each position, the ideal candidate will show evidence of:
• Demonstrated teaching experience • Belief that individuals can make a difference in the lives of students • Excellence in teaching and facilitating the learning process for students, learning and using new technology, and applying diverse instructional strategies in response to using new technology, and applying diverse instructional strategies in response to learner demographics and learning styles.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, current vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, evidence of excellence in teaching at the college level, and three letters of reference via the application portal on www.hssu.edu. Appointments are for immediate and upcoming semesters.
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
About Harris-Stowe State University
Harris Stowe State University is a coeducational municipal university centrally located in St. Louis. MO. There are three divisions. The college division provides a program of instruction leading to the degree of B.A. in education. The junior college division offers two-year courses in general, professional, and pre-professional training for residents of St. Louis. The University hosts collaborative graduate degree programs with Maryville University, the University of Missouri-St. Louis and Webster University. The University continues to expand, adding new campuses and buildings as part of its 21st-century initiative to offer opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students seeking a variety of degrees.