Adjunct Instructor – Illustration

Title – Adjunct Instructor
Start Date – Fall Semester, 2019
Department – Illustration
Mondays & Wednesdays 12:30 -3:10pm

Position Description

Montserrat College of Art seeks a part-time, adjunct faculty member to teach an introductory Illustration I course (3 credits).

Topics covered in the introductory class include concept and narrative image making, fundamentals in design (composition, value, context, etc.), a brief history of illustration.

Course description: Illustration I provides an introduction to the art of illustration and the skills required for its successful practice. Through a series of problems and exercises, students increase their understanding of visual language while developing their ability to use that language through drawing in the communication of ideas and information. Along with some exploration of a variety of processes and media, most of the problems are solved in finished black-and-white sketch form.


An MFA and/or professional/studio experience in illustration is required. Three years higher education experience preferred. Fluency with the Adobe Suite.

Additional Requirements

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

To Apply
Please submit a letter of interest, a current resume/curriculum vitae to the Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art,, with the subject line “Introductory Illustration.” Materials must be received by May 14, 2019.