Montserrat College of Art

23 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Date Posted:
July 31, 2018

Eastern Massachusetts



Adjunct Instructor, Photography


Start Date – Fall Semester, 2018

Department – Photography and Video

Photographic Media I (3 Sections available)

Two Sections: Mondays /Wednesdays 8:30am-11:10am

One Section: Tuesdays/Thursdays 8:30am-11:10am.

Position Description

This class is an introduction to the tools, materials and aesthetics of photographic imaging. Students explore the basic principles of photography while they complete a series of assignments geared towards developing their technical and conceptual abilities. Issues related to camera vision, representation and picture interpretation are studied. Historical and contemporary image making is examined and analyzed through readings and class discussions. Students will engage analog, digital still and time-based visual imaging options. Class critiques follow the completion of each assignment as well as the final class project.



A Bachelor’s degree is required, along with a MFA in Photography.

Candidates applying for the Photographic Media I course must be able to teach traditional film/darkroom photography, digital photography and have experience with Adobe Premier.

Additional Requirements

The ability to lift heavy materials (30lbs).

The ability to sit and stand for long periods of time is required.

Position takes place in an educational environment; manual dexterity to use computers is required.

How To Apply:

To Apply

Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume/cv to the Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art, , with the subject line “Photographic Media I.” Application deadline: August 14, 2018. Please also include twenty images of personal work and twenty images of student work, and a course outline that includes the core concepts and learning objectives of the course. Please state interest/availability to teach more than one section.

Apply by:
August 14, 2018
About this Organization:
Montserrat is a young, dynamic professional college of art located on Boston's North Shore. We offer a 4-year BFA degree as well as Pre-College, Continuing Education, and Young Artists' programs.