Instructor, Visual Art

North Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jun 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Teaching faculty at Guilford Technical Community College are responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, supporting college administrative requirements, and maintaining competency in their instructional field. He/she will be responsible for quality instruction and for effective participation and interest in the total affairs of the college.

Under general supervision, this individual will develop, prepare and teach humanities courses designed for transfer and support of career technical programs to include Art Appreciation and studio art opportunities in Drawing. The ideal candidate should be inclusive, knowledgeable, and articulate in visual culture, and related fields and committed to working constructively with all facets of the growing Visual Arts program.

Education Required: -Master of Fine Arts degree (MFA) or Master of Arts (MA) that includes 18 graduate hours in Studio Art or Art History from a regionally accredited institution of higher education

Education Preferred: -18 graduate hours in studio art (drawing, ceramics, printmaking, computer-based art, or similar studio art courses) or in Art History

Experience Required: -Post-secondary teaching experience in Art Appreciation, Art History, and/or Studio Art courses.

Experience Preferred: -Community college teaching experience -Experience with distance learning and/or alternate instructional delivery systems -Experience in grant writing for the arts -Experience in creating art shows and/or art displays in public spaces