Position Type: Adjunct Faculty (Part-Time) Location: Brockport Division/Equivalent: School/Unit: Categories:
Adjunct Lecturer - Art
The College at Brockport
The College at Brockport, State University of New York is establishing a pool of applicants to fill POTENTIAL part-time, temporary teaching positions as needed in the department of Art. IMPORTANT: Please note that positions are not currently available, but can become available at any point throughout the year, due to various circumstances.
The Department seeks interest from design and art educators who can teach in the following areas:
Graphic Design 1 and Typography 1
2D Design (Teach gestalt principles primarily via physical tools and processes, but also blended with Adobe software. For Fine Arts concentrations, Graphic Design concentration, and Art minors.)
3D Design (Teach gestalt principles primarily via physical tools and processes, but also blended with 3D modeling software. For Fine Arts concentrations, Graphic Design concentration, and Art minors.)
Potential future course areas:
3D Illustration, Modeling, and Fabrication
Motion Graphics (Adobe After Effects)
Prepare and distribute syllabi and class materials according to college standards.
Assess and evaluate student learning and provide formative feedback throughout the duration of the course.
Provide reasonable availability to students for consultation and assistance with respect to assigned course(s).
Evaluate student performance.
Submit midterm and final grades on the Banner system.
Display and archive course material and student work as requested by program chair and/or the Dean of Academic Affairs.
Master's Degree in Fine Art, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, or a related field from an accredited US Department of Education or an internationally recognized institution.
Minimum of 3 years of professional communication design and art direction experience.
Mastery of technology tools that meet the demands of the current professional design practice.
Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
Willingness to teach basic design software literacy (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and introduce graphic design studio skills.
MFA in Graphic Design/ Communication Design or related terminal degree.
Prior teaching experience in Communication Design at the undergraduate level.
Experience in advertising, report design, book design, editorial design, and/or web design.
Strong understanding of visual/ verbal messaging concepts.
Strong understanding of formal typography and typographic foundations.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
The College at Brockport, State University of New York, serves a diverse student body of over 7,100 undergraduate and 1,100 graduate students enrolled in 50 undergraduate majors and more than 50 masters' programs, teacher certification programs and advanced graduate certificates supported by more than 750 instructional faculty and professional staff. The College is an inclusive learning community that inspires excellence through growth, engagement, and transformation. Located in western New York, the College benefits from a small town atmosphere located near major metropolitan cities; 16 miles west of Rochester, 45 miles east of Buffalo, and 140 miles from Toronto.
Salary and Benefits
$2,500 per 3 credit hour course. Health insurance is available to part-time faculty who teach six or more credits, contact hours, or credit equivalents per semester.
Please visit jobs.brockport.edu to complete an application including your letter of application that addresses required and preferred qualifications, resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references. Application materials will be reviewed as positions become available and applications will be accepted through August 31, 2020.
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