Instructor of Film

  • McHenry County College
  • Crystal Lake, IL 60012
  • Apr 08, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Communications/Journalism/Film/TV

Job Description


Position Information

Adjunct Faculty Title Instructor of Film
Department Film & Broadcast Journalism
Job Type Adjunct Faculty
Employee Type Part Time
Academic Year Spring
Course(s) Film
Anticipated Schedule tbd
Location Main Campus
Pay Rate Information

per adjunct contract

Position Start Date 01/18/2021
Position End Date
Position Summary Information

Position Introduction


Position Summary

· Teach courses as assigned by the College.

Essential Responsibilities

Including but are not limited to:

· Proficient teaching courses via in person, blended or online modalities.
· Available to teach daytime, evening, or weekend classes, as needed
· Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email if necessary
· Develop syllabus using MCC syllabus template
· Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence
· Conduct regular assessment of student learning
· Maintain and submit accurate student and course-related paperwork and data needed for College purposes in a timely fashion
· Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly
· Submit grade reports electronically by the required date
· Utilize a variety of teaching styles in order to satisfy the different learning styles of students
· Utilize computer-based instruction and databases when necessary

Required Qualifications

· Master's Degree or Master of Fine Arts in Broadcast Journalism, Communication Studies, Mass Communications or Radio, Television and Film Production.
· Experience teaching: Introduction to Film, Media Studies, and Media and Film Production
· Willingness to use educational technology (i.e. course management platform such as Canvas)
· Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content
· Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds and learning styles
· Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills

Other Required Qualifications


Desired Qualifications

· Demonstrated teaching experience
· Minimum of three years teaching in higher education.
· Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.
· Effective oral and written communication skills.
· Commitment to integrating technology into the learning process.
· Commitment to the community college mission and the education of students with diverse backgrounds and learning styles.

Applications accepted until the position is filled? No
If No, Application Deadline Date
Special Instructions to Applicants


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