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Adjunct Pool (2019-20)/Art & Design

at Point Loma Nazarene University

Posted: 10/19/2019
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: R0001902
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Job Description

The Point Loma Nazarene University community is, and intends to be, a decidedly Christian community, as exhibited by our shared beliefs, corporate practices, and Christlike character.

JOB SUMMARY

The Department of Art and Design is accepting applications for an adjunct pool in Art and Design for the 2019-20 academic year. As specific needs for adjuncts are not always known, applicants who meet the initial review for qualifications will be placed into an adjunct pool for consideration as positions become available.

JOB STATUS

Time:

Part time

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RESPONSIBILITIES
Courses in a variety of subjects which may include:

  • General Education
  • Computer Graphics and Design
  • Visual Arts

Adjuncts must have knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques appropriate to teaching undergraduate level, including ways to instruct, manage, motivate and evaluate students as well as the ability to write syllabi and deliver illustrated lectures.
 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate degree or professional qualifications in the art/design field.
  • Commitment to teaching excellence required. A minimum of one year teaching experience in higher education preferred.
  • Ability to successfully interact with students, other educators and educational institution representatives, and the general public in a professional manner.
  • Ability to learn relevant sections of Point Loma Nazarene University's online integrated database system for student grading.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS
The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Please realize that there may not presently be an adjunct position available.
When an opening becomes available for which you would be a good match, the department chair will be in contact with you for further dialogue, interviews, etc.
Approved applicants will remain in the adjunct pool for the upcoming school year only. To be reconsidered for the following school year, applicant will need to reapply. If hired, official transcripts will be required from all undergraduate and graduate universities attended before a contract is issued.
Application must be completed in one sitting. At the time of completing application, you will need the following documents to upload:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • 2 Letters of References (for confidential references, have letters sent to the Department Chair or humanresources@pointloma.edu) 
  • Unofficial Transcripts for highest degree completed
  • 3 Teacher Evaluations (if available)


***The system limits 5 documents to upload. You will need to save multiple documents into one PDF***

PLNU is a vibrant Christian liberal arts university in the evangelical, Wesleyan tradition with an undergraduate and graduate student body of around 4000 including over 40% students of color.  PLNU seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in the practice of teaching and scholarship.  In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.
 

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Point Loma Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.


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One of the most gorgeous locations to work in all of Southern California, PLNU offers more than ocean views. As an employee you will be supporting the education of tomorrow's leaders.

Non-discrimination Policy

Point Loma Nazarene University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices or procedures. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide quality educational and employment opportunities, PLNU actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.

As a religious institution, PLNU retains the right to exercise religious preference in employing faculty and staff who agree with and support the religious mission of the University. You may find it helpful to learn more about our sponsoring denomination: Church of the Nazarene.

Community Life Covenant

The Point Loma Nazarene University community is, and intends to be, a decidedly Christian community, as exhibited by our shared beliefs, corporate practices, and Christ like character.  To read PLNU's full Community Life Covenant and to learn more about other community benefits please visit PLNU Benefits.

Crime Statistics

In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Act, PLNU's current annual crime statistics are available at : PLNU Annual Security Report.



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