Adjunct Instructor – VCUarts – Fashion Design + Merchandising

first_imgResource CriticalYes Open Until FilledNo Position NumberJ00001 Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Optional & Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsResumeCurriculum Vitae (CV)Optional Documents Description of the Job Organizational Overview Anticipated Hiring RangeVCUarts Standard Adjunct Rate Additional Information Does this position provide patient or clinical services to theVCU Health System?No CampusMonroe Park Campus Position TypeAdjunct – Teaching Job Open Date01/13/2021 Does this position require a pre-placement medicalassessment?No Preferred Qualifications Quick Link DepartmentFashion Job Code/TitleAJ – Adjunct This job posting is being established to recruit a “pool” ofapplicants to be drawn upon to provide temporary staffing whenneeded, to provide special expertise when needed, and/or to meetspecial programmatic needs not otherwise provided for within thedepartment. Sensitive PositionNo Special Instructions to Applicants Job CategoryAdjunct – Teaching Is any portion of this position grant-funded?No Required Qualifications Hours/Week Description of the Job:Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts (VCUarts)department of Fashion Design + Merchandising is establishing a poolof applicants for possible adjunct teaching positions. This pool ofapplicants could be drawn upon to provide temporary staffing whenneeded; to provide special teaching expertise when needed; and/orto meet special programmatic needs not otherwise provided forwithin the program. The applicant pool will remain active until thelisted closing date of the job posting. Given these criteria, thispool will only be assessed when an adjunct opportunity arises.Possible adjunct opportunities could include teaching a course(s)in any of the areas of study offered by the department of FashionDesign + Merchandising. If an adjunct opportunity arises, onlythose selected for an interview will be contacted.Adjunct faculty are expected to be thoughtful and proactive membersof the Fashion Design + Merchandising community and have a desireto work with a diverse student population in a collaborative,inclusive and learning-centered collective. Normal work hours Recruitment PoolAll Applicants Remove from posting on or before At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity,service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. Apremier, urban, public research university nationally recognized asone of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place towork. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supportedand your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leavepackage, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and anopportunity to do mission-driven work. Normal work days To Apply, please submit application materials via VCU eJobs Only electronic applications submitted via eJobswill be accepted.Application materials should include the following:1. Current CV or Resume2. A list of Three current references including names, addresses,phone numbers and email address ( references will not be contactedprior to applicant’s approval) 1. Terminal degree ( MFA ) in a related field, or BFA withadditional training and/or professional experience that equatesand/or parallels the artistic development expected in a terminaldegree holder.2. Appropriate teaching experience and/or strong oral presentationand communication skills.3. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diversefaculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as afaculty member at VCU . Demonstrated skills and experience in one or several of thefollowing areas of expertise:1. Market and trend research experience – regularly shopping theEuropean and Asian markets, product awareness and competitivepricing.2. Familiarity with NYC garment district suppliers (fabric, trims,novelty goods) and resources.3. Address concept development and presentation skills:create moodand inspiration packages- using primary and secondary sources- bothtraditionally and digitally.4. Generate iteration of color, trim, and textile palettes.5. Proficiency in patternmaking, draping and construction-knowledge of knits and wovens.6. Strong visual and communication skills, experience in garmentsourcing, excellent Adobe Creative Suites (specifically Illustratorand Photoshop) Microsoft Excel, and PDM skills.7. Ability to develop original surface design, print repeats andtextile manipulation.8. Create action and technical flats with specifications.9. Establish technical package templates. Posting Details Working TitleAdjunct Instructor – VCUarts – Fashion Design +Merchandisinglast_img read more