Per Course Faculty-Art and Design Department, Missouri State
Work Location: Springfield Campus
Department: Art & Design
Spring Semester (per course faculty only)
Begin Date -Spring Term
Maximum credit hours Per Course faculty can teach
12 Credit Hours per 12 Month Period – Springfield Campus
Description of Primary DutiesTeach one or more sections of a three-credit hour course in Art Appreciation, Art Education, Art History, Ceramics, Computer Animation, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fibers, Art Foundations, Graphic Design, Electronic Arts, Illustration, Metals/Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, or Sculpture. Turn in mid-term and final grades.
Minimum Acceptable QualificationsPer Course Faculty should possess a master’s degree or the equivalent professional experience in a field determined acceptable by the Dean.
Special Instructions to ApplicantsMissouri State University accepts applications for Per Course Faculty to establish a broad and diverse pool of available candidates. By submitting an application for this posting you are applying to be a part of Missouri State University’s Per Course Faculty pool for a potential course that may be offered in the applicable semester. There may not be a current opening.
Applications and transcripts are evaluated prior to the selection of interviewees. To receive full consideration, include all documents requested by the department. Please attach an updated, detailed Curriculum Vitae. Unofficial transcripts can be attached as an optional document to the online application. Official transcripts may be required at time of hire to comply with reporting requirements for Missouri Law.
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