Adjunct Faculty, Interior Design 19 views

Job Overview

  • Salary Offer Commensurate with Experience
  • Experience Level Mid-Level
  • Total Years Experience 3-5
  • Education 4-year degree

Job Description:

Adjunct faculty prepare and teach courses in the department, develop new educational materials, and assist with the assessment of student learning, as appropriate.   Classes may be assigned at the Brighton and/or Downtown Campus (or other sites, as appropriate).  Adjunct faculty report to the chairperson of the Visual & Performing Arts  Department.  The successful candidate will bring a passion for teaching and a desire to support and mentor MCC students as they pursue educational and career goals.

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates and maintains current subject knowledge
  • Teaches a variety of Interior Design lecture or studio courses and evaluates student performance, as per guidelines set by the department and Monroe Community College
  • Teaches course(s)/section(s) each term, as outlined by the contract and as available
  • Prepares lesson plans and creates instructional materials and activities for student engagement
  • Prepares Course Information Sheet/Syllabus/Outlines in accordance with department and College guidelines
  • Establishes and maintains an engaging and supportive classroom environment
  • Maintains student attendance records, grades, and other records according to department and College guidelines and submits them in a timely manner
  • Assists department with student retention and completion initiatives including early alert
  • Develops innovative teaching pedagogy to facilitate learning
  • Incorporates high impact teaching practices into course design, as appropriate
  • Actively engages in pedagogical and academic discipline professional development
  • Demonstrates excellent time management skills, and the ability to prioritize workflow and multi-task
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities assigned by the department chair, as appropriate

MCC Expectations

  • Responsible for adhering to the College Code of Conduct
  • Responsible for contributing to and maintaining an inclusive and collaborative College environment
  • Responsible for maintaining technological competencies utilized by the College
  • Commitment to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college
  • Commitment to professional growth


Requirements:

Required Qualifications

  • Earned a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, or Architecture, from a regionally accredited higher education institution
  • Working knowledge of Autodesk Revit Architecture software
  • Knowledge of the interior design process including design communication, programming, and presentation skills
  • Ability to teach daytime courses within the department, on campus
  • Evidence of effective communication (interpersonal, speaking, and writing) skills
  • Commitment to supporting an inclusive environment on campus
  • Evidence of respect for and understanding of people with diverse backgrounds, abilities, and needs
  • Evidence of commitment to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college
  • Evidence of proficiency with technology
  • Commitment to continued professional growth

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Sketchup or Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Knowledge of, or experience in, implementing a variety of teaching strategies
  • Teaching experience at college or high school level