Part-time Faculty Darkroom/Film Photography Instructor

Montgomery College - Silver Spring, MD4.3

The Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time faculty member teaching Darkroom/Film Photography. 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 is a public, fully accredited, open admission institution. Led by President DeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D., MC is dedicated to student success and widely recognized for the quality and scope of its academic programs. Do you want to join us in our mission of providing an exceptional education and fostering student success? The faculty and staff of MC are integral to our continued excellence. We are looking for dedicated professionals for opportunities throughout the College.
Job Description
***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.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach Photographic Expression (Darkroom/Film photograph).
Adhere to college curriculum and course outcomes.
Manage classroom attendance and record grades in a timely manner.
Use Blackboard for course management.
Communicate effectively with students and colleagues using email.
Provide advising to students.

Required Qualifications:
A Master of Fine Arts (or equivalent degree) in photo/visual arts.
College-level teaching experience in the visual arts. (Graduate school experience is acceptable, but applicant must have been the instructor of record.)
Experience teaching college-level darkroom photography.
Demonstrated ability to integrate computer/digital technology into course delivery.
Evidence of ongoing professional activity in the visual arts.
Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship .

Preferred Qualifications :
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach, all levels of black and white fine art photography.
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach, digital fine art photography.
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach, digital media courses.
Experience in teaching, or demonstrated ability to teach, art foundations courses.
Experience coordinating, or demonstrated ability to coordinate, a black and white darkroom.
Experience working with students of culturally diverse backgrounds.
Experience supporting underprepared students.
Understanding of and commitment to the community college mission.
College-level teaching experience preferred (Graduate school teaching assistant experience is applicable if applicant was the instructor of record).
Experience teaching at a community college or teaching diverse student populations.

Application Process:
Apply online at .

For consideration, you must:
Include dates of employment in your application or attachment.

Submit a cover letter.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire :

Successful completion of a background check.
Closing Date
Thursday, January 3, 2019
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Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting

equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.