Tenure Track Faculty Openings
The Department of Cinema and Television Arts has an open faculty position for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of virtual/augmented reality and other emerging media technologies. We seek a skilled media artist with expertise in interactive storytelling and a record of a strong creative practice to contribute to the vision, development, and growth of the Multimedia Option. Candidates should be active in their field, with a strong record of professional achievement. Candidates should also have an expansive and deep knowledge and proficiency in the techniques, practices, histories and theories of media art. Additional areas of expertise may include 360 video, game design production and other interactive media.
Teach courses in the Media Theory and Criticism Option such as History of Television, Genres in Cinema and Television Arts, Introduction to Mass Communication Arts, Mass Media and Society, Television-Film Aesthetics, and Criticism in Cinema and Television Arts. The candidate is expected to develop the curriculum in Television Studies. The ability to integrate new modes of production, distribution and exhibition of television into the courses and curriculum is desirable. Conduct and continue to develop a strong research and scholarly publication profile. Advise students and participate in faculty governance. Must be willing to utilize educational technologies for pedagogical enhancement.
Faculty members are expected to teach beginning, intermediate and advanced courses in television multi-camera studio production and directing. Teach single-camera video and editing. Conduct and disseminate discipline-specific research and/or creative work. Advise students and participate in faculty governance. For purposes of reappointment, tenure, and promotion, emphasis will be placed on teaching effectiveness, scholarly and/or creative achievement, and service to the University and community. Faculty is expected to contribute professionally at the state and national levels.
Part-time Faculty Openings for 2018
- Entertainment Industry Management Option (.pdf)
- Film Production Option (.pdf)
- Multimedia Production Option (.pdf)
- MFA Screenwriting Option (.pdf)
- Screenwriting Option (.pdf)
- Theory and Criticism Option (.pdf)
- TV Production Option (.pdf)