Virginia State Government Adjunct Faculty - Photography in Hampton, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

Thomas Nelson seeks faculty to teach photography including design and delivery of instruction for day and evening classes. Instructors are responsible for student assessment and grading, as well as maintaining adequate on-campus presence and timely communication with students and the College.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidate must possess a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in the field. Applicants should have a passion for the discipline and a commitment to a student-centered philosophy in support of academic excellence for diverse groups of learners. Strong written and verbal skills are necessary with a focus on presentation and dissemination of curriculum. Ability to learn and implement technology in the instructional process is preferred. The ideal candidate has experience and/or strong interest in teaching and inspiring adult learners to fulfill the College’s mission to change lives and empower students to succeed.

Must be able to work at all campus locations. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Special Requirements

Application process: Applicants will be part of a standing pool which the College will draw on as scheduling needs dictate. You will need to submit an online application for this position by visiting the following web site: We will only accept applications through this site. Complete application packages will include: an online application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of college transcripts related to the degree requirement, copies of certifications, names of three professional references with current addresses and telephone numbers, as well as a link to an online portfolio of original work (for positions to teach studio courses). All transcripts from foreign institutions of higher education must be verified by an evaluation agency. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. This position is open until filled. There is a 5 day minimum posting requirement. Criminal history and other background checks will be required of the finalist candidate for the position. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Thomas Nelson Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status,political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities, or other non-merit factors in its programs and activities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

If you are having difficulty uploading your transcripts, please call 757-825-2899 for assistance. The system will NOT allow you to upload file sizes exceeding 2MG. Please follow the application instructions in the online tutorial. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. Position status should be checked by logging onto your account on this site.

Contact Information


Human Resources








Thomas Nelson Community College ATTN: Human Resources 99 Thomas Nelson Drive Hampton, VA 23666

Working Title: Adjunct Faculty - Photography

Role Title: Adjunct Professor - 01011

Job Open Date: 03/07/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $768 - $1,143 per credit hour. Based on education and exp.

Agency: Thomas Nelson Comm College (293)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Hampton - 650

Position Number: A2005

Job Posting Number: 1035318

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Part-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Wage/Adjunct Faculty- W-2

Pay Band: UG