Mass Communications Faculty - Non-tenure-track

  • Harford Community College
  • 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015
  • Feb 23, 2021
Full time Communications/Journalism/Film/TV

Job Description

The Mass Communication faculty member will teach courses for a new College program for Interactive Media Production, including, but not limited to, digital entertainment, television studio production, social media, and other related courses.

The position supports HCPS dual enrollment and HCC regularly scheduled courses on campus and online. Teaching in the high school environment may be required. This position may require traveling between campus and several high schools in Harford County.

The faculty member will provide instruction as assigned; conduct and assess instruction; assist students through academic advising; establish, post, and maintain office hours; and provide leadership for the development, growth, and support of the assigned area. Other duties include supporting the mission, vision and values of the College and policies of the Board of Trustees; serving on various College committees, task forces and other groups; and participating in various official College ceremonies and meetings.

This is a one-year, full-time faculty position scheduled to begin August 2021 and end May 2022. Contract continuation will depend on the success and enrollment of the new program.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

A master’s degree in Mass Communications and one year of full-time college teaching or the equivalent adjunct teaching, preferably in a community college setting, are required.

Other requirements include:

  • Experience teaching interactive media production, digital media production, or related field.
  • Online teaching experience.
  • Ability to implement student-centered, evidence-based pedagogies, including the use of technology to facilitate learning;
  • Experience or ability in assessing student learning and reporting results for institutional accountability.
  • Demonstrated competency with and ability to use Learning Management Systems (LMS) to facilitate learning in a web-enhanced environment.
  • A well-articulated understanding of the role of community colleges and their students.
  • Candidates will be asked to validate teaching experience. A teaching demonstration will be part of the interview process.

Preferred qualifications include: experience teaching graphics, audio, video, and electronic media production and editing for project development; experience teaching in a high school environment; and at least one year of online teaching experience.

Application Details

 Apply online by March 15, 2021, at .

Harford Community College is committed to the principles of Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity.  It is the policy of Harford Community College not to discriminate against applicants on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law with regard to any employment practices.  HCC is an EEO and ADA/ADAA employer that values, embraces, and supports diversity in the College community.

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Application Deadline

March 28, 2021