Dates of Employment Spring semester 2023 (January 9 – May 12, 2023)
Available Courses 6 credits total.
Lighting 2 – 3 credits.
Illustrative Photography – 3 credits.
Courses offered for instruction Option to teach either one or both courses:
Lighting 2: Schedule of Mondays/Wednesdays 9:00 am – 10:50 am Students will learn setup, operation and utilization of student strobe and continuous lighting equipment and accessories. Topics include identification and operation of various lighting systems, develop creative processes in image development and final portfolio methods.
Illustrative Photography: Schedule of Tuesdays/Thursdays 1:00 pm – 2:50 pm Students learn lighting skills necessary to illuminate any given product, fashion or food. Work in collaboration with layouts, stylists and models producing photography and motion imagery. Topics include research types of illustrated photography, lighting schemes and photography food and
Teach lecture &/or lab course(s) to very diverse student population
Create/edit instructional materials
Assess student performance
Organize/maintain instructional lab/equipment
Participate in department meetings
Utilize campus technology to maintain professional skills & connect with faculty, staff & students
Three (3) full-time years (or equivalent) of related paid work experience in the photographic field.
One (1) year of the above work experience is within the last five (5) years (waived if two years of successful full-time, or equivalent, postsecondary teaching experience with the last five (5) years).
Current and/or former employees must be in good standings at Minneapolis College for consideration.
Minneapolis College is one of the largest and most diverse two-year colleges in Minnesota, serving students in credit and noncredit programs. Minneapolis College enrolls 56% students of color. As a comprehensive public community and technical college, Minneapolis College offers 114 credentials in 44 liberal arts and career and technical programs. The College has strong ties to corporate and industry partners that help fund student scholarships, provide state-of-the-art training and equipment, and offer internship and employment opportunities to the College's graduates.
Minneapolis College is a member of the Minnesota State colleges and universities system. With 24 two year colleges and seven state universities. Minnesota State is the largest provider of higher education in the state of Minnesota and the fifth largest system of higher education in the country. Minnesota State is committed to ensuring access to an extraordinary education for all Minnesotans; being the partner of choice to meet Minnesota's workforce and community needs; and delivering to students, employers, communities and taxpayers the highest value, most affordable higher education option. The safety of all members of the Minneapolis College campus community is of vital concern. Resources including the current Annual Compliance and Security Report are available at the link Minneapolis College Public Safety or go to https://minneapolis.edu/student-services/public-safety
The State of Minnesota offers excellent benefits for eligible employees. For more info, click Benefits or visit http://mn.gov/mmb/segip/benefits.
* Health Insurance * Life Insurance * Dental Insurance * Vision Insurance * Short-term & Long-term Disability Insurance * Paid Personal & Sick Leave * Retirement Plans, including defined benefits & 401(a) defined contribution * Optional 457 & 403(b) Retirement Savings Plans * Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts * Tuition Waiver for employees & dependents
SALARY:Determined by number of credits, experience & education
Minneapolis Community and Technical College (MCTC) is a public two-year college located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. MCTC enrolls nearly 15,000 credit students annually and is an active partner in initiatives designed to strengthen the social, economic and cultural vitality of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Created in 1996, under the umbrella of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system, MCTC is the result of the merger of two institutions: a technical college with a long history of vocational education dating back to 1914 and an open-enrollment community college established in 1965. Currently, the spacious campus covers 21.6 acres of land and recent expansions include a new state-of-the-art Science Center, culinary kitchen and dining hall and outdoor plaza.