Apply Now

Instructor - Graphic Design/3D Modeling

OSU Okmulgee
Okmulgee, OK Full-time
Posted on September 15, 2019

Instructor - Graphic Design/3D Modeling

General Summary: This position will facilitate learning for an associate in an applied science degree program in Graphic Design, Photography and/or 3D Modeling/Animation Technology.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate records of students' progress and provide them to administration when appropriate.
  • The instructional load, which is 15 credit hours per semester, may consist of day and night classes or distance learning.
  • This person will also be expected to maintain regular office hours.
  • Developing and updating course materials and curriculum in conjunction with the visual communication faculty, advisory committee representatives, general education faculty and technical program faculty will be an essential job function.
  • Assume daily responsibility of housekeeping and maintenance of classrooms and laboratories.
  • Willingly provide tours for prospective students, parents and other campus visitors.
  • Routinely attend and participate in special events, e.g. graduation, student extra-curricular activities, advisory committee meetings, student
    move-in day, employee recognition functions, student club activities, field trips, etc.
  • Willingly spend the time necessary to accomplish assigned tasks and responsibilities.
  • Maintain up-to-date course outlines, objectives, assignments and tests.
  • Serve on appropriate curriculum committees.
  • Willingly participate in both unit and institution-wide student persistence efforts.
  • Foster and maintain collaborative relationships with industry representatives and partners.
  • Design interactive, engaging, technology-enriched and applications-focused student learning experiences.
  • Participate fully in the academic assessment of student learning in alignment with the expectations of accreditation and governing entities.
  • Embrace OSU Institute of Technology's Graduate Performance Guarantee.
  • Willingly assist with the wide array of OSUIT's student recruitment strategies.
  • Represent the School and University in appropriate professional and community organizations and related activities.
  • Fulfill other responsibilities to meet the needs of the School of OSUIT.

Please upload a cover letter, resume, and list of references for full consideration.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related discipline from an accredited college or university; master's degree preferred.
  • Other combinations of education and industry experience may be considered in lieu of degree requirement.
  • Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior.
  • Five years of evidenced industry experience.
  • Experience with retail packaging creation, web page design/production, and mobile device creation preferred.
  • Teaching experience in Higher Education preferred.
  • Demonstrated success in collaborating with diverse constituencies.
  • Skilled in a variety of 3D and 2D design aspects, using PC and Macinstosh systems.
  • Experience with Adobe software (Illustrator, PhotoShop, etc.) and other current digital processes.
  • Experience with Maya 3D Software and 3D related software (Substance, ZBrush, etc.).
  • Ability to plan, organize and fulfill complex initiatives.
  • Computer skills to include electronic communications, word processing, and the ability to use specific software associated with the position are necessary.
  • Ability to maintain high standards of work, initiative, commitment, ethics, professional responsibility and judgment.
  • Ability to work effectively with and promote diverse populations.
  • Superior interpersonal skills—including the ability to effectively recognize and resolve complex problems in a constructive manner.
  • Must exhibit characteristics of a team player, willing to take initiative and assume responsibility.
  • Ability to foster and support innovation and excellence.
  • Must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively recognize and resolve conflict.
  • Valid Oklahoma driver's license.
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends, as needed.
  • Travel required.
  • Normal classroom physical environment; ability to lift up to 25 pounds

"Oklahoma State University is an AA/EEO/E-verify employer committed to diversity and inclusion, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. OSUIT is a tobacco-free campus."