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Adjunct Art Instructor - POOL - Columbia College

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

At the time an offer of assignment is made, proper salary placement is contingent upon receipt of OFFICIAL (sealed) transcripts. Instructors with advanced degrees and coursework shall be placed on the appropriate salary column and step up to step 10. Initial salary placement will be at the first column/step until official transcripts have been submitted to Human Resources and placement processed. Note: there is a separate salary range for summer school. FOREIGN DEGREES: Applicants with foreign degrees from colleges or universities outside of the United States must have their coursework evaluated by a professional association. A copy of the evaluation must be attached during the application process. An ORIGINAL of the evaluation(s) must be presented at the time of hire. EQUIVALENCY: If you do not possess the exact degrees listed in MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS or if you anticipate receiving the required degree prior to the start of teaching classes, please complete a "Determination of Faculty Equivalency" form (link to the left) and attach it during the application process.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Art Instructor - POOL - Columbia College
Site: Columbia College
Salary Range / Other

The Hourly Range: $45.93 to $72.99
Doctorate Range: $54.34 to $75.13
Summer School: $45.93 to $79.93
Summer School Doctorate Range: $54.34 to $82.07

Benefits

Position Summary Information

Scope of Assignment

Under the general supervision of the Division Dean for the discipline, the successful applicant will provide lecture and/or laboratory instruction in accordance with course descriptions, outlines, and class schedules; evaluate progress of students; advise students concerning educational matters, and perform other related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in fine arts, art, or art history OR bachelor’s degree in any of the above AND Master’s degree in humanities OR the equivalent.
(NOTE: “Master’s degree in fine arts” as used here refers to any Master’s degree in the subject matter of fine arts, which is defined to include visual studio arts such as drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, textiles, and metal and jewelry art; and also art education and art therapy. It does not refer to the “Master of Fine Arts” (MFA) degree when that degree is based on specialization in performing arts or dance, film, video, photography, creative writing, or other non-plastic arts.)

Example of Duties

Teach lower division college courses in the subject listed; preparation of materials; grading student work; maintaining an effective classroom environment and workspace.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience teaching Art at the community college level.

Desirable Professional Characteristics
Special Instructions to Applicants

Adjunct pools may remain open for up to twelve (12) months. Applications will be viewed by Departments throughout that time on an “as need” basis near and/or at the beginning of each semester. Once your application is submitted to this system you will not be able to update your materials. To reactivate an application, contact the system’s administrator, Lucy Munoz at 209-575-6901.

Licenses and Certificates

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 07/30/2014
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a U.S. Citizen?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If you are not a U.S. citizen, are you legally authorized to work in the U.S.?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I am a U.S. citizen question does not apply
  3. * Describe any personal or professional experiences which have prepared you to teach in the unique environment of California Community College:

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Describe experiences, which demonstrate knowledge and understanding of two of the following: <ul> <li type=square>Curricula or services which stress innovation <li type=square>Accommodations of various student learning styles <li type=square>Activities which promote currency and professional growth in subject area. <li type=square>Effective participation in leadership and management </ul>

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * To avoid conflict of interest, Yosemite Community College District (YCCD) permits employment of near relatives only under certain conditions. Are any of your near relatives (child, parent, spouse or domestic partner, sibling, or in-laws or step-relatives in the relationships listed) currently emploiyed by YCCD? Response of YES or NO is required in the area provided. NOTE: If yes, it is required that you provide the person or persons name/s, their position title and the department they are employed.

    (Open Ended Question)

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript
  4. List of Professional References
Optional Documents
  1. Other
  2. Letter of Reference 1
  3. Letter of Reference 2
  4. Letter of Reference 3
  5. Equivalency
  6. List of Graduate Courses