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Adjunct Professor of Digital Media Design

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the electronic application and attach the required documents: cover letter, resume and transcript conferring a minimum of an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Communications, Graphic Design, Computer-Aided Design, Computer Animation, Photography, or related degree. Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position. Applicants needing assistance may call Human Resources at 405.682.7542.

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Posting Number Adjunct_0401643
Classification Title Adjunct Professor
Working Title Adjunct Professor of Digital Media Design
Datatel Position ID COAR6ADJGCOM1A
Annual Hours As needed or assigned
Placement Range $690 per Credit Hour
Position Type Adjunct Faculty
Job Category
General Description

An adjunct faculty member at Oklahoma City Community College has the primary responsibility of instruction. Secondary responsibilities include supporting the integrity of curricula, encouraging student success, and promoting the mission of the division to which the adjunct faculty member belongs as well as the College as a whole.

What position does this position report to? Dean of the Division of Arts
What position(s) reports to this position?

None

Job Duties (Position Specific)

(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.)

Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement)

An adjunct faculty member is primarily responsible for supporting student learning by providing quality instruction in courses that the adjunct faculty member and the dean/director agree will be taught. Quality instruction includes clear course objectives, prepared and relevant class activities, effective and understandable presentations of learning materials, fair and understandable grading practices (credit classes only), timely responses to students, and a positive atmosphere in the classroom..

In addition to the primary responsibility for supporting student learning, an adjunct faculty member is expected to:

Participate in the assessment of student learning outcomes for the program and/or department.

Respond in a timely fashion to information requests from program, division, and College administrators.

Attend meetings as required.

Acquire new knowledge and skills as appropriate for the academic discipline.

Maintain license or professional certification specific to program requirements.

Satisfy objectives for mutually agreed upon special assignments.

Support the College’s vision, mission, goals, and priorities.

Courses commonly taught by this position include:

DMD 1000 SPECIAL TOPICS IN DIGITAL MEDIA DESIGN
DMD 1013 CREATIVITY AND DESIGN
DMD 1023 INTRO TO GRAPHIC DESIGN
DMD 1033 PRINCIPLES OF ANIMATION
DMD 1053 ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING: INDESIGN I
DMD 1063 EVOLUTION OF VIDEO GAME TECHNOLOGY
DMD 1133 INTRODUCTION TO MACINTOSH
DMD 1183 COMPUTER DRAWING: ILLUSTRATOR
DMD 1223 GAME DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGN CONCEPTS
DMD 1233 2D COMPUTER ANIMATION
DMD 1513 GRAPHIC DESIGN
DMD 2000 INTERNSHIP
DMD 2053 ELECTRONIC PUBLISHING: INDESIGN II
DMD 2100 ADVANCED SPECIAL TOPICS
DMD 2143 DIGITAL VIDEO EDITING
DMD 2223 GAME LEVEL DESIGN
DMD 2323 PUBLICATION DESIGN
DMD 2353 APPLIED GRAPHIC DESIGN
DMD 2533 3D RENDERING AND DESIGN VISUALIZATION
DMD 2633 3D ANIMATION AND SPECIAL EFFECTS
DMD 2733 3D CHARACTER DESIGN AND ANIMATION
DMD 2773 IMAGE EDITING: PHOTOSHOP I
DMD 2783 IMAGE EDITING: PHOTOSHOP II
DMD 2803 PORTFOLIO PREPARATION AND PRESENTATION

Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures)

Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures.

Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.

Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.

Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC’s established safety and health procedures and practices.

Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.

Minimum Education/Experience

A minimum of an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Communications, Graphic Design, Computer-Aided Design, Computer Animation, Photography, or related degree.

(Applicants are required to attach transcript conferring required degree.)

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Expertise in the discipline of the assigned course(s).

Demonstrated positive human relations and communication skills.

Basic computer skills, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or similar software.

Flexible teaching style to accommodate individual learning styles.

Committed to helping students achieve their goals to be successful and attain a college education.

Knowledge of or willingness to learn computer programs used in the department and on campus (such as MineOnline and Moodle).

Organization and attention to detail.

Support and willingness to teach in a competency-based instructional system.

Ability to work independently and coordinate work with colleagues and peers.

Ability to work well as a team member in an instructional unit.

Ability to communicate and articulate concepts in an organized manner both verbally and in writing.

Ability to read and understand content in order to assist students when they are having difficulty interpreting concepts.

Ability to interact in an effective and encouraging manner with students individually and in groups.

Must be punctual.

Must be reliable.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions

1. GENERAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Sedentary work: The person in this position may occasionally exert up to 10 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.

2. PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
This position requires the person to frequently communicate with and listen to colleagues, students, faculty, and staff to perform the essential functions of the position. Must be able to exchange accurate information in various situations.

This position requires the person to operate a computer, other office machinery and mobile devices to perform the essential functions of the position.

This position requires the person to operate equipment that frequently involves repetitive motions of hands, wrists, and/or fingers.

3. VISUAL ACUITY:
This position requires the person to judge, observe and assess the accuracy, neatness, thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations.

4. WORKING CONDITIONS
This position performs the essential functions in an indoor classroom or office setting.

Preferred Qualifications

None

Required Training

None

Work Hours

Day, evening and/or weekend classes as required by section assignment.

Department Division of Arts
Job Open Date 04/27/2017
Job Close Date 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled No
HR Contact Alicia Silva
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the electronic application and attach the required documents: cover letter, resume and transcript conferring a minimum of an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Communications, Graphic Design, Computer-Aided Design, Computer Animation, Photography, or related degree.

Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position.

Applicants needing assistance may call Human Resources at 405.682.7542.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you earned a minimum of an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Communications, Graphic Design, Computer-Aided Design, Computer Animation, Photography, or related degree? (Applicants are required to attach transcript conferring required degree.)
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document