Instructor is required to provide instructional delivery of a specific course based on the course objectives and student learning outcomes defined by the program faculty and within the time scheduled for the course. Instructor is required to hold office hours each week to allow students access to them outside of the classroom. Instructor is required to be timely in grading and returning student assignments and in entering final grades within three business days of the final exam or presentation date. Instructor is encouraged to participate in department committees and in portfolio review (if applicable). Position is contributing to and supporting the mission of the land-grant university.
Experience teaching design courses, including studio courses, at the collegiate level.
Evidence of competence to teach in content area is required.
Proven excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Evidence of attention to cultural diversity in teaching.
Technologically innovative approach to teaching.
Experience working collaboratively with academic departments and in the community.
Lecturer: A terminal degree, Ph.D. or MFA is required in the subject field or a closely related discipline.
Teaching Specialist: Master’s or Bachelor’s degree plus substantial professional recognition and experience.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.