Starting Pay Rate :
Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale
Schedule Information :
Days/evenings/weekends depending upon
***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified
candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs arise, these
applications will be reviewed for possible interviews***
The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to
semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Your
application can remain "Under Review by Committee" for 18 months.
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Job Description :
The Fashion Studies department at Harper
College is looking for an adjunct instructor(s) to teach the
- FAS117 – TEXTILE KNITTING STUDIO
- FAS118 – TEXTILE WEAVING STUDIO
Suitable candidate might be able to teach both classes. Knitting
class focuses on handknitting and flatbed knitting machine skills
in which students will develop mastery at various levels of swatch
development from the simplistic through more intricate color and
stitch work. The course work will culminate in a final project
related to apparel and/or accessories.
Fiber Weaving class includes instruction on use of table and floor
Teaching responsibilities include writing syllabi; preparing for
and delivering classroom instruction; maintaining and improving
competence in subjects being taught; preparing course materials;
projects and assignments; evaluating presentations/displays/
portfolio; and submitting grades in a timely manner.
Candidates must possess technical skills for care, maintenance, and
operation of looms/ knitting machines.
Education Requirements :
Bachelor’s degree and or 10†years
industry experience in the subject. While a bachelor’s degree is
required in Apparel/ Fashion/ Fiber arts, equivalent professional
experience in weaving and/or machine knitting may also be
: Ideal candidate will have at least
one year of teaching experience.
Required Documents :
***A resume and cover letter are
required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Applicable Benefits :
We offer a competitive, semester by
semester adjunct pay, with Harper tuition waivers, sick/personal
business leave, and a comprehensive Adjunct Faculty Professional
Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to
create an inclusive learning and working environment where
individual differences and identities are respected, valued and
embraced. We encourage women, people from historically
underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans
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