Part-time Graphic Design/Typography Instructor

Takoma Park/Silver Spring
Oct 22, 2018
Nov 12, 2018
Education, Other
Full Time

Montgomery College is Maryland's premier community college, serving more than 60,000 students each year through credit and noncredit programs. We are dedicated to providing an exceptional education for all of our students, and we recognize that our faculty and staff are integral to our continued success. We give employees the environment, tools, and opportunities they need to make a difference.

Job Title

Part-time Graphic Design/Typography Instructor

Job Description Summary

The Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching Graphic Design/Typography for the 2019 spring semester. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.

Montgomery College is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College.Job Description

***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis. Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. ***

  • The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as “TBA” does not constitute an assignment.
  • The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach graphic design/typography in an AFA program with an emphasis on context, culture and design.
  • Adhere to college curriculum and course outcomes.
  • Manage classroom attendance and record grades in a timely manner.
  • Use Blackboard for course management.
  • Communicate effectively with students and colleagues using email.
  • Provide advising to students.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master of Fine Arts (or equivalent degree) in visual art or graphic design.
  • Experience teaching art, graphic design, design or equivalent professional experience.
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience integrating general education principles into graphic design classes.
  • Experience integrating technology into course delivery.
  • College-level teaching experience preferred (Graduate school teaching assistant experience is applicable if applicant was the instructor of record).
  • Experience teaching at a community college or teaching diverse student populations.

Additional Job Description

Application Process:

  • For consideration, you must:

Include dates of employment in your application or attachment.

Submit a cover letter and resume with a link to your online web portfolio.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:

  • Successful completion of a background check.
Closing DateSunday, November 11, 2018

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equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.

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