Adjunct Instructor - VCUarts - Art Foundation Program
Job Code/Title AJ - Adjunct Position Number J00001 Working Title Adjunct Instructor - VCUarts - Art Foundation Program Department Art Foundation Program Organizational Overview
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Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range VCUarts Standard Adjunct Rate Campus Monroe Park Campus Position Type Adjunct - Teaching Hours/Week Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Adjunct - Teaching Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No Sensitive Position No Resource Critical Yes Description of the Job
The Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts (VCUarts) Art Foundation Program (https://arts.vcu.edu/academics/departments/art-foundation-program/) is establishing a pool of applicants for possible adjunct teaching positions. The pool of applicants could be drawn upon to provide temporary staffing when needed; to provide special teaching expertise when needed; and/or to meet special programmatic needs not otherwise provided for within the program. This pool will only be assessed when an adjunct opportunity arises. Possible adjunct opportunities could include teaching a course(s) in any of the areas of study offered by the Art Foundation, VCUarts’ first year art and design program. If an opportunity becomes available, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The pool of applicants will remain active until the listed closing date of the job posting. Adjunct faculty are expected to be enthusiastic ambassadors for the Art Foundation Program and have a desire to work with a diverse student population in a collaborative inclusive and learning-centered community of other adjunct instructors, students, faculty and staff.
- Terminal degree in a related field, or training and professional experience that equates to a terminal degree.
- Appropriate teaching experience and/or strong oral presentation and communication skills.
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU .
Preferred Qualifications Job Open Date 07/16/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply, please submit application materials via VCU eJobs at www.vcujobs.com. Only electronic applications submitted via eJobs will be accepted.
Application materials should include the following:
• Current CV
• A list of three current references including names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses (references will not be contacted prior to applicant’s approval), and
• Portfolio of work—visual documentation of professional work, and examples of student work, if available.
CV + list of references should submitted as one PDF in the “Curriculum Vitae (CV)” section of eJobs; and, due to file size limitations, the portfolio of work should be submitted in the “Other Document” section of eJobs as an accessible link in a PDF that points to a website or cloud storage (with access instructions) to view all visual work.
Additional Information Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/99586 Supplemental Questions
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Optional & Required Documents
- Other Document
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application