Faculty, Lecturer, Photography - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058


United States
(055437)

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Detailed Job Description

Under administrative direction from the program coordinator, department chairperson, and dean, individual shall perform some or all of the following duties:
-Design and teach courses in field of study.
-Plans, prepares, and follows an approved course of study that includes measurable objectives for each course taught.
-Prepares instructional materials (course outlines, syllabi, exams, mock-ups, visual aids, and instruction sheets) as necessary.
-Instructs, manages, and supervises individual and groups in classrooms, laboratories, and shops through using appropriate teaching methods.
-Evaluates instruction and learning by means of appropriate testing methods.
-Maintains a student-oriented approach to education.
-Recommends students for advancement and graduation.
-Maintains and submits accurate and current reports and records involving student accountability, attendance, performance, and follow-up.
-Coordinates cooperative work experience programs and students as assigned.
-Assists counselors, department chairperson and or program coordinator, faculty, and department staff in maintaining an effective program.
-Serves on committees and attends faculty and other meetings as assigned.
-Is thoroughly familiar with the academic freedom and professional responsibility statement and adheres to these policies.
-Maintains desirable and safe laboratory, shop, and classroom conditions.  

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree. Teaching experience in higher education required.  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

1) Extensive knowledge of the traditional analog and digital photography.
2) Knowledge in curriculum development and instructional strategies and techniques in education.
3) Knowledge of photographic history.
4) Knowledge of curriculum development, program development and evaluation.
5) Skills in effective human relations and communication techniques.
6) Skills in counseling, advising techniques and interpersonal.
7) Skills in public speaking and witting with a variety of individuals and groups.
8) Ability to do appropriate field study to stay current with the latest trends in education.
9) Ability to promote and recruit students.
Ability to motivate, manage, and evaluate students and work effectively with people.
10) Ability to follow written and oral procedures and instructions.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Please submit 10 examples of your work and 10 examples of student work. These can be submitted as a link or as a pdf.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu.  

Keyword Phrases

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  • Lecturer
  • Photography
  • Art & Visual Communications
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
References
Best if Apply By 12/1/2013