Fall 2022 Adjunct Faculty MAIT 410-01

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7103864 (Ref.No. 3171175)
Posted: June 24, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Jun 22, 2022
Deadline: Jul 28, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description:Per course adjunct faculty for the Master of Arts in Teaching program's course, MAIT 410-01.

Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.

MAIT 410-01 - Special Topics in Education: Building Community through the Arts

In person - Moraga, CA campus, September 1, 2022 - December 8, 2022, Thursday, 4:15pm - 7:00pm

Building Community Through Art is a community art-based course intended to deepen students’ understanding of key contributions to the field of visual art and their connection to education. The course will also aid students in the development of artistic skills, pedagogy and confidence in their craft. Throughout the term, students will engage with numerous artistic mediums such as collage and watercolor, while establishing core understandings and fundamentals. Students will engage with a framework for artistic critique to create and present original works. The course will conclude with an Online Community Art Show and Celebration organized and curated by the students themselves.


Master's Degree in Education-related field

5 years of K-12 teaching experience

Higher education teaching experience preferred

To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/108785jeid-ec58415faea9fb46ae4000d1972cf878

We envision a community that goes beyond tolerance of differences to one guided by social justice, cultural competence and engaged citizenship. We know we can reach greater heights of excellence by learning from diverse people.