Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty - Media Production

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Job Category Adjunct Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty - Media Production
Working Title Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty - Media Production
Job Type Part-Time
Position Number PO007z
Recruit Number Faculty - 6619
Working Hours
Location Fairfax
Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
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Adjunct/Part-Time Faculty – Media Production

The George Mason University Department of Communication invites applications for possible part-time Adjunct Faculty vacancies, beginning Fall 2016, with expertise in the following areas:

  • Multimedia Web design;
  • Adobe CS or Creative Cloud;
  • Apple Final Cut Pro 7 and/or X;
  • Digital photography/videography;
  • Multicamera studio production; and
  • Broadcast/multimedia journalism.

Responsibilities:

  • Instructs students in a classroom, lab, learning center or other setting as appropriate;
  • Provides student contact before or after class, or via telephone, e-mail exchanges or office hours where facilities and schedules permit;
  • Prepares, distributes and utilizes instructional support materials, including course syllabi, supplementary materials, instructional media and other devices as appropriate;
  • Incorporates the latest classroom technology when available and appropriate into instructional activities;
  • Structures classes and curriculum to correspond with the overall program objectives, prepares clear objectives for students in each course, and maintains and revises curriculum to maintain currency;
  • Understands, develops and provides a learning environment that supports diversity and incorporates sensitivity to diversity within the college community;
  • Responsible for classroom, laboratory and departmental equipment, and provides for the security of facilities and instructional materials as appropriate;
  • May direct aides and Federal Work-Study students as assigned;
  • Understands and uses the university’s Blackboard system;
  • Demonstrates competence and interest in the use of technology in the classroom; and
  • Maintains a willingness to explore new instructional methodologies.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in communication, multimedia, or journalism. Equivalent professional experience will be considered;
  • Teaching experience; and
  • Substantial creative services experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number PO007z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: April 15, 2016; this is a nonbinding date; this position may close at any time.
Posting Date 02/08/2016
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Telework Friendly? No
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of Professional References
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