Teach the assigned course, fulfilling University policies and using course-appropriate effective practices: setting high expectations; supporting achievement with clear instructions, examples and samples; establishing frequent, regular contact with students; grading and returning coursework promptly with relevant formative and/or summative feedback; engaging students in relevant collaborative work; and submitting final grades on-time.
Revise course or provide input as appropriate to stay abreast of discipline practices and trends, and to support changes in the disciplinary goals and curricula.
Stay current in the discipline and participate in activities to support professional development, faculty community dialog, self-assessment, and teaching reviews.
Be responsive to student communication as needed
Work with the Director of Graduate Studies and program staff as needed to resolve course- or student-related situations that require support or resources outside the classroom.
Five or more years of professional experience in a field directly related to the course of instruction
A PhD or equivalent terminal degree in a field closely related to the course of instruction
Ten or more years of professional experience in a field directly related to the course of instruction
Experience in teaching higher education courses
Experience in building curricula in arts and cultural leadership
A demonstrated understanding of pedagogy blending theoretical concepts and professional application.
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to work successfully with diverse groups of people.
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