The Adjunct Instructor of Visual Communication is responsible for
teaching courses in visual communications, including digital media
production, graphic design and social media in the Department of
Rhetoric & Communication Studies. The candidate will employ
innovative modalities for delivering course content. The Adjunct
Instructor of Visual Communication is expected to maintain current
knowledge and skills related to the fields of visual communication
to update and enrich the Department curriculum. The Adjunct
Instructor of Visual Communication will represent the University
and the Department of Rhetoric & Communication Studies in a
professional manner with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and
other stakeholders. Teaching assignments available each semester on
an as-needed basis.
Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts degree in visual arts, media
arts communication or a closely related field from an accredited
institution. Three (3) years of related research and work
experience required; portfolio of efforts as a working professional
and/or practicing artist requested. Expertise in applicable,
industry-standard computer software and digital design tools.
Preferred collegiate teaching experience. Proven ability to work
independently, prioritize, and complete tasks in a timely manner.
Excellent communication skills required for working with diverse
groups. Excellent organizational skills with accuracy and attention
to detail. Commitment to the role of communications in a liberal
arts setting. An equivalent combination of education, training and
experience will be considered.
Files to be submitted are 1) Letter of Application; 2) Curriculum
Vitae; 3) Statement of Teaching Philosophy; 4) Unofficial
transcripts from all institutions attended (official transcripts
will be required of al/finalists); 5) Official JCSU Application.
Three signed Letters of Recommendation on letterhead from
individuals familiar with the candidate's teaching abilities are
also required and should be scanned directly to email@example.com by
the person making the recommendation.
Finalists for this position are subject to a background check.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a
background investigation including criminal history and identity