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Adjunct Professor - Graphic Design
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Job Summary/Basic Function
Teaching online undergraduate and graduate Studio and Digital Arts
classes in Graphic Design, Animation, or Design Foundations; online
faculty must have regular access to and familiarity with the
- Teach material from approved curriculum in accordance with
assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction.
- Assists students in achieving completion of objectives and
- Provides regular and timely feedback to students.
- Participates in school retention initiatives by maintaining
productive contact with students and by getting in touch with and
offering assistance to absent students.
- Advises students in matters related to academics, attendance, and
- Motivates students to actively participate in all aspects of the
- Maintains and reports student grades and attendance in accordance
with university policies.
- Other duties as assigned.
An MA in Graphic Design, Animation, 2D Design or related field, and
a strong record of professional achievement. The applicant should
be a practicing designer with industry experience in a variety of
levels of the fields of graphic design, animation, or studio art.
Skills may include print and new media design, Animation software,
responsive web development and user experience.A link to your
portfolio should be included on your resume/curriculum vitae
An MFA with three years or more of full-time online teaching
experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels, or equivalent,
and a strong record of professional achievement. For animation
instructors, a minimum of 18 graduate hours in 2D and/or 3D
Animation coursework, knowledgeable in Autodesk Maya or other
animation/3D modeling software, with 4-5 years animation
experience, strong general knowledge of modeling, rigging,
texturing, lighting and animating. Knowledge of the design process
and storyboarding. Additional experience with online course
development and instruction. Faculty members are expected to
maintain professional and creative development. A link to your
portfolio should be included on your resume/curriculum vitae.
- History of Publication in academic or trade journals.
- Existing research agenda.
Special Instructions for Applicants
NOTE : A link to your portfolio should be included on your
Please note that while unofficial transcripts are required
during this stage of the application process, official transcripts
for all conferred degrees (excluding Associate’s degrees) will be
required should the department select you for an
In the references section of the application, please submit the
names of two professional references and one pastoral reference.
Your pastoral reference must be from your current church pastor, or
someone within a leadership position within your current church.
The pastoral reference cannot be an immediate or extended family
If you have any questions regarding this posting, please
contact the Faculty Hiring Office at FacultyHiring@liberty.edu
- Teaching Philosophy
- Unofficial Transcript 1
- Unofficial Transcript 2
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
- Unofficial Transcript 3
- Other Document
- Pastoral Reference Letter
- Letter of Recommendation
- Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
- Career Advancement Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
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