INSTRUCTOR-Digital Photography and New Media

Location
New Jersey, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jun 23, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

 

The College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Instructor, Digital Photography and New Media, to begin in September 2021. We seek candidates who are committed to Brookdale's mission of success and academic excellence, and who desire to work in a diverse and dynamic environment. In addition to excellent academic credentials and subject area knowledge, candidates will bring to the College a love of teaching, an enthusiastic desire to assist students, and an eagerness to contribute to the Brookdale community. Candidates will demonstrate a passion for lifelong learning, inside and outside of the classroom.  

Individual will be responsible to teach a variety of courses including but not limited to Digital Photography, Photoshop, and Storyboarding. Knowledge of emerging media and mixed reality software platforms is a plus.   Understand foundational and contemporary principles of art and design to promote a diverse and rich culture in the classroom environment.  Contribute to an enriching academic environment through teaching excellence and robust curriculum development and assessment; collaborate with, and provide significant service to the department, Humanities Institute, and College.  Align instruction with the course goals and objectives of the department.  Incorporate interactive teaching approaches/methods and innovative technologies when possible.  Evaluate and report student progress, maintain office hours.  Engage students in academic and professional opportunities through curricular and extra-curricular activities.  Engage students in academic and professional opportunities through curricular and extra-curricular activities.

Master's Degree in Photography, Digital Media, or related field from an accredited institution.  Well-developed written, verbal, and interpersonal communication abilities. Technologically advanced, with a demonstrated willingness to maintain and update skills as technology changes.  Strong commitment to working with a diverse student population.  Commitment to continued professional growth and departmental service. Evidence of understanding about and commitment to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college. Candidates invited for a second-level interview may be required to provide a teaching demonstration.  Preferred Qualifications:  Teaching experience at the community college level.  Experience developing and revising curriculum.  Experience working with the Adobe Suite.  Mastery of technical skills related to digital cameras and peripherals.  Knowledge of animation and graphic design fields a plus.  Extra duties may include teaching courses in basic design, color theory and visual communication.  Knowledge of Monmouth County and its communities.  Candidates invited for an in-person interview may be required to present a teaching demonstration.

Annual Salary – low to mid $60’s. (Faculty members teaching extra courses or working additional hours during the academic year and in the summer receive additional compensation.)

For complete information on duties, qualifications and to apply, visit: www.brookdalecc.edu.  Click on “Jobs @ Brookdale” then “Brookdale Employment Listings”.  If you need assistance with the online process call 732-224-2739 or email: hrdept@brookdalecc.edu.

Position closes on July 11,2021

BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, New Jersey 07738

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, the College does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender/gender-identity, sex, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran’s status, genetic information, family or marital status, sexual orientation, or any other protected class.