Part-time Faculty Computer Gaming & Simulation Instructor

Employer
Montgomery College
Location
Maryland, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jun 27, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art, Other Arts, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology
Employment Type
Part Time


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.

Job Description

The Montgomery College, Rockville Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching a variety of courses for the Computer Gaming & Simulation program. 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 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.

  • During the academic year part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 11.5 ESH (equivalent semester hour) per semester and no more than 23 ESH per academic year.

  • D uring summer part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 10 ESH (equivalent semester hour) for both sessions combined.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Teach one to two classes per semester in the Computer Gaming & Simulation program.

  • Teach a varied schedule of courses that may include day, night, weekend and/or accelerated sections.

  • Teach a variety of modalities, in person or online.

  • Advise students on their way toward a degree.

  • Complete required training, such as training in online course delivery and Blackboard.

  • Follow guidelines from department program coordinators to ensure consistent content coverage and student experience across multiple sections of a course and to ensure that course objectives are met.

  • Communicate in a timely manner with students and with the program coordinator and department chair.

  • Administer, grade and provide feedback in a timely manner to monitor student mastery and progress through a course.

  • Meet established deadlines to submit student mid-term and final course grades.

  • Other duties as assigned by the department chair.

Required Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree in game development, programming or related field or equivalent work experience.

  • Experience teaching game development using Unity software at the high school or college level.

  • Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and multicultural competence in an educational and work environment and must be willing to contribute to the Colleges strategic plan of inclusion.

  • Faculty members are expected to have access to a personal computer with virus protection that can connect to the internet outside of the work location (i.e., office, classroom, college campus)* . Montgomery College (MC) provides an MC e-mail account and access to the learning platform, password-protected faculty sections of the website, college listservs, and other faculty communications tools. * If you do not have access to a personal computer, please notify the department chair at the time of interview. Subject to available funds, the college may be able to provide temporary access to resources.

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without a sponsor.

Preferred Qualifications :
  • One or more years of teaching experience at the college level.

  • One or more years of work experience in game development, software development, programming, or animation.

  • Experience making board games or teaching board game design.

  • Familiarity with the MC gaming program and transfer pathways.

  • An online portfolio showing your game development related work. If you have an online portfolio, include the link or attach a pdf portfolio to your cover letter.

Application Process :
  • Click Here to apply online

  • Online applications must be received by July 8, 2022

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire:
  • Successful completion of a background check and degree verification (if applicable). Must provide proof of US degree equivalency for international degrees.

Closing DateOpen Until Filled

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