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Art Education - Adjunct Instructor (Pool)

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Posting Details


Position Title Art Education - Adjunct Instructor (Pool)
Posting Number F00146
Posting date 04/28/2017
Closing date
Job Type Adjunct
Internal Job Category Adjunct
Position Purpose

Belmont University is seeking part time instructors to teach classes in the following discipline(s):
Art Education

Job Functions

Job Function

Teach a minimum of three, and up to eight credit hours, per semester.

Job Function

Create syllabus and timeline of classes for art education undergrad and grad students each

Job Function

Provide meeting time for students.

Job Function

Create and grade exams/projects/assessments. Manage online grading system through myBelmont.

Job Function

Work collaboratively with other art faculty.

Job Function

Submit book orders, if textbooks required.

Job Function

Abide by all relevant university and/or departmental procedures and policies.

Job Function

The above statements describe the job’s essential responsibilities and requirements. They are not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be assigned to job incumbents.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian
community of learning and service.

Knowledge of the history of art education, instructional requirements, and visual art certification and licensure standards in Tennessee.

Knowledge of instructional strategies and techniques appropriate to teaching at the undergraduate level.

Knowledge of ways to advise, instruct, manage, motivate and evaluate students.

Ability to write syllabi, deliver illustrated lectures and provide learning activities appropriate for the undergraduate level.

Proficiency with technologies related to digital presentations.

Ability to develop visual literacy and critical thinking among students.

Familiarity with local, national, and international resources in the visual arts.

Skilled in the use of computers, Internet resources, and MS Office software.

Ability to learn relevant sections of BannerWeb, Belmont University’s online integrated database system for student grading.

Ability to integrate technology into the teaching and learning process.

Ability to successfully interact with students, other educators and educational institution
representatives, and the general public in a professional manner.

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Knowledge of the programs and services offered by Belmont University.

Experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to respond to high-pressure situations. Ability to thrive in an environment of hard work.


Higher education teaching experience preferred.


M.A., M.A.T or PhD in Art Education with appropriate teaching experience in Art Education.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Occasionally requires standing, lifting, pulling, pushing, carrying and climbing, reaching both high and low. Frequently requires walking and balancing. Constantly requires sitting, repetitious finger and wrist movement, speaking clearly, hearing conversations, hearing (with acuity), seeing
near and far with depth perception and color vision.

Belmont University is dedicated to the health and well being of all of its students, faculty and staff. In an endeavor to provide the healthiest possible environment, Belmont is a tobacco free

Additional Information

In order to complete the online application process you must attach a cover letter and your
resume/CV. If hired, official transcripts will be required from all undergraduate and graduate colleges attended before a contract is issued.

Special instructions to applicants

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you first hear about this employment opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Response to Mission, Vision and Values
Optional Documents