Dean, Arts and Sciences
Arts and Sciences Education
Full or Part-time:
Provides instruction, outreach, and other professional
contributions aligned with the mission and strategic goals of the
College and the Academic Affairs Unit. Develops, implements, and
maintains currency of courses, programs, and curricula in assigned
program/discipline. Creates an innovative and engaging learning
1. Designs and delivers effective instruction as assigned through
traditional, online, and hybrid formats, using course outlines
approved by the College Curriculum Council.
2. Advises students and holds posted office hours.
3. Delivers supplemental instruction, as assigned.
4. In collaboration with departmental colleagues, designs/selects,
and implements appropriate assessment of student learning at the
course and program level.
5. Submits contract, grades, attendance reports, and other required
paperwork within prescribed timelines.
6. Attends departmental, divisional, and college-wide
7. Collaborates with academic administration in conducting program
reviews and other institutional activities intended to promote
continuous improvement in teaching and learning, including periodic
8. Effectively integrates the use of instructional technology in
9. Remains current in the discipline taught as well as in current
trends in teaching methodologies.
10. Participates in graduation exercises.
11. Contributes to decision-making in a productive manner.
12. Maintains the highest ethical standards in relationships with
constituencies, research activities, and business dealings with and
on behalf of the College, per College policy.
13. Other duties as mutually agreed upon with the supervising
Performs other duties as assigned.
Under the supervision of the Dean of Arts and Sciences, each
teaching faculty/lecturer is responsible for satisfying the
educational, administrative, and fiscal requirements inherent in
Master’s degree in Art or a Master’s degree in a related discipline
and a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Art. Emphasis on Art
appreciation, Art education, and Art history preferred. Teaching
experience required; community college teaching experience
preferred. This is a 12-month contract with minimum course load of
36 contact hours annually. Work load will be spread between Fall,
Spring, and Summer terms as assigned, or as needed.
OTHER HIGHLY DESIRED QUALITIES: Commitment to the value of
diversity and the free and open exchange of ideas; technically
competent particularly in the area of instructional technology;
ability to design and implement effective assessment strategies for
measuring student learning; knowledgeable and committed to the
mission and purposes of community colleges.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
By completing this application, your information will be added to
the candidate pool. Should review of your qualifications result in
a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by the
Due to necessary scheduling changes, our recruitment process is
Monday - Thursday summer work schedule applies.
To apply, visit https://lmc.simplehire.com/postings/3701
About Lake Michigan College
Lake Michigan College is a community college in southwest Michigan.
We have three campuses --two of which are located ten minutes from
our namesake’s breathtaking shoreline.
Like other community colleges, we offer associate degrees,
certificates, and even a baccalaureate degree. But what sets us
apart from our peers is our seemingly limitless potential and our
people - people who care deeply about our region’s future and who
are committed to student success and exemplary educational
programs, strong alignments with both established and emerging
industries, and productive partnerships with the
communities we serve
Faculty and staff at LMC enjoy excellent benefits and a supportive
and friendly work environment. LMC recently received a Capital
Outlay grant from the State of Michigan and a new millage from the
southwest Michigan community, so the college’s facilities will be
getting innovative, sustainable upgrades in the next few years that
will contribute to the comfort, productivity and collaborative
environment for all employees.
Living in Southwest Michigan
Southwest Michigan attracts millions of tourists who come for our
and nationally acclaimed golf courses
many who visit, choose to stay for our
great schools, low cost of living, and high quality of
LMC’s main campus is nestled in a watery and wooded wildlife
sanctuary, yet it’s less than a half-day’s drive from major metro
areas including Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, and