Open Position: Department of Communication of Wake Forest University

The Department of Communication of Wake Forest University invites applications for a non-tenure track renewable teaching professional faculty position with an area of expertise in film and media production to begin Fall 2018. Responsibilities include: teaching (beginning and advanced media production, Intro to Film and Media Aesthetics, and others, including classes in applicant’s area of specialization – 6 courses per academic year), equipment management, and department service. M.F.A. or other terminal degree required.

Wake Forest University is a private liberal arts school with 4,900 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate and professional students. Founded in 1834, the University is annually ranked among the top 30 national universities. Wake Forest is a collegiate university offering a vibrant intellectual community and a rich cultural life. The University has a deep institutional commitment to public service and engagement with the world, as indicated by the motto “Pro Humanitate.” For quick facts about the University, go to http://www.wfu.edu/visitors/quickfacts.html.

The Communication Department is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women, ethnic minorities, and other underrepresented groups and applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations.

Interested applicants should apply online with of a letter of interest, list of three references (with contact information), and a current CV (including appropriate evidence of production experience and training). All documents can be combined and uploaded as one pdf file. Examples of creative work will be requested if desired after an initial review of these materials. Formal review of applications begins October 30 and continues until the position is filled. Confidential letters of recommendation will be requested for final candidates and those letters will be sent to letters@wfu.edu. The submission of an online application for Wake Forest University is required for this position.

LINK:https://wake-hr.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=2758

Concordia University: Cross Tenure-Track Faculty Position: Canadian Moving Image Arts

DEPARTMENT OF ART HISTORY and MEL HOPPENHEIM SCHOOL OF CINEMA

FACULTY OF FINE ARTS, CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY

Cross-Appointed Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Canadian Moving Image Arts Studies

Concordia University’s Department of Art History and the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema in the Faculty of Fine Arts invite applications for a full-time, cross-appointed tenure-track faculty position in Canadian Moving Image Arts Studies to begin August 1, 2018.

Position Description

We are seeking candidates with expertise in moving image arts and visual culture. Moving Image Arts is an umbrella term that includes experimental film, video, installation arts, and expanded cinema, along with other modes of digital arts—all of which have distinct and interrelated histories and futures. We welcome candidates whose research encompasses curating, archiving and historiography. Preference will be given to applicants with a scholarly record focused on any modality of moving image arts and visual culture, including a demonstrated expertise in Canadian, Quebec, and/or Indigenous Media with a research program grounded in one or more of these areas.

Application Requirements and Deadline:

Applications should be submitted electronically to arth.film@concordia.ca on or before November 1, 2017.

Submissions must consist of a letter of application; curriculum vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy and interests; a teaching dossier showing evidence of teaching effectiveness (including course syllabi, evaluations, and examples of student work); a research philosophy highlighting future research plans; detailed examples of completed/in-progress works; one example of published scholarly work (peer-reviewed article); and the names and contact information of three referees. Short-listed candidates will be required to provide an attestation of terminal degree. The departments regret that they cannot consider incomplete applications.

All inquiries regarding this position should be sent to arth.film@concordia.ca and directed to:

Dr. Elaine Paterson, Chair, Department of Art History and Dr. Catherine Russell, Chair, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema

For further details, please refer to the full posting: https://www.concordia.ca/finearts/about/jobs/canadian-moving-image-arts-studies.html

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Media and Culture at Miami University

Location: Oxford, OH

Position Type: Tenured & Tenure Track

Institution Type: Four-Year Institution

 

 

Media, Journalism & Film: Tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach courses in Media and Culture, maintain active research agenda, perform service to the university.

Required: PhD in Media Studies, Mass Communication or other media-related field by date of appointment; record of excellence in teaching undergraduates.

Consideration will be given to candidates with research and teaching interests that approach the study of media from any number of angles, including but not limited to: media industry studies, critical race, critical media production, media aesthetics, media globalization, audience analysis, media economics, and media policy; those who demonstrate a promising research agenda.

Submit letter of interest and curriculum vitae to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=4784.  For inquiries about posting, contact Howard Kleiman at kleimah@miamioh.edu.  Screening of applications will begin October 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

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