Job Opening – Faculty (09/2012)
Georgia Gwinnett College
Job Summary/Basic Function: Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is seeking candidates for the position of Art part time Faculty for future semester terms. Reporting to the Dean of School of Liberal Arts, this position teaches college-level introductory Art (Art Appreciation) courses. This position also reviews, evaluates and recommends student learning materials, and evaluates students to measure their progress in achieving institutional and course goals.
Founded in 2005, GGC is the 35th institution of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century four-year liberal arts college accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools. With a current enrollment of over 8,000 students, GGC expects within two years to exceed 10,000 students, including both residential and commuter students. Located in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area, GGC provides a student-centered, technology-enriched learning environment. Gwinnett County (pop. 780,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education, and information technology.
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience.
Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
Minimum Qualifications: Successful candidates must have a Master’s degree in this field or related discipline from an accredited institution.
Highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse population of students.
Preferred Qualifications: A doctorate degree is preferred.
A preferred candidate will have a record of artistic accomplishments, exhibition record, and teaching experience as a generalist in art studio, art history and theory, and more than 3 years full-time teaching experience.