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Professor, Art

San Jacinto College
Houston, TX 77049
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San Jacinto College

Equal Opportunity Statement: The San Jacinto College District is committed to equal opportunity for all students, employees, and applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, pregnancy, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, genetic information, marital status, or veteran status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.

Professor, Art - South Campus


  • Keep up with developments in the field of study.
  • Demonstrate high standards-academic and professional.
  • Evaluate student work constructively and provide timely feedback.
  • Teach at days, times and locations that meet student needs.
  • Provide access to students through posted conference hours, electronic communications, and other appropriate methods and respond to inquiries in a timely manner.
  • Evaluate, and recommend students learning materials.
  • Develop and use a syllabus and course information materials for each course, laboratory, or clinical setting within state, college, and departmental guidelines.

Professional Development:
  • Maintain high standards of competence in the discipline(s) and teaching methodologies through professional development activities.
  • Use effective teaching methods and materials that reflect thoughtful planning, assist students in meeting course objectives, are appropriate for students with diverse backgrounds and learning styles, and engage students in learning.
  • Evaluate program curricula and teaching methods through a process of self- reflection.
  • Meet or exceed professional standards, state-mandated guidelines, and business/industry/higher education requirements, as appropriate to the discipline.

  • Participate actively in college meetings, committees, task forces, and councils.
  • Participate in college-related activities such as registration, community education, student recruitment and retention, and faculty selection.
  • Participate in college activities for students/student organizations.
  • Participate in business and community activities that foster goodwill and promote the mission and values of the college.
  • Participate in activities required to maintain program and college accreditation standards.
  • Participate in setting departmental goals, developing college budgets to support those goals, and planning for achieving those goals.
  • Maintain departmental affiliation agreements and partnerships with other institutions.

Additional Duties:
  • Teach any combination of Texas General Education CORE lecture courses, including Art Appreciation, Art History I, and Art History II
  • Manage and maintain the Department's collection of Fine Arts related videos, books, and other media for faculty check-out.
  • Assist Department Chair with textbook adoptions and the development of OER content related to Art History.
  • Assist Department Chair with observations and development of Part-Time faculty teaching CORE lecture courses.
  • Collaborate with the SJC South Campus Gallery Curator to develop programming for exhibitions in regard to their Art Historical context.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge, skills and abilities relative to the teaching area.
  • Knowledge of best practices in teaching Art History survey courses at the college level.
  • Ability to develop engaging learning experiences utilizing gallery exhibitions and related Fine Arts programming.
  • Interest and understanding of contemporary art in relation to historical lineage and context.
  • Knowledge of how Art History relates to studio practices and principles in all visual and applied arts disciplines.
  • Interest in developing inter-disciplinary projects that promote student success.

Required Education:
  • Master's degree or above with at least eighteen (18) graduate hours in Art History.

Preferred Experience:
  • College teaching experience
  • Experience developing inter-disciplinary programming or projects that enhance the student experience.
  • Experience in grant writing and partnership initiatives.

The following documents are required to be considered for this position:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Student Success Statement
  • Sample group-work assignment appropriate for Art History I (Prehistory - Renaissance)

Note: Faculty are assigned to teach courses using various delivery methods based on the teaching area and the needs of students and the College, which may require a physical presence at the assigned on-site work location.

Salary Grade: MAST

Salary is based on the Board-approved salary schedule for the current fiscal year. See Salary Schedule

Requisition Number: req2854

Posting Close Date: 5/31/2021


Posted: 2021-04-15 Expires: 2021-05-17

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