Jacksonville State University
Visiting Instructor/Assistant Professor, Theatre and Film
The Department of Theatre and Film in Jacksonville State University’s College of Arts & Humanities is seeking to hire a visiting scholar for an instructor or assistant professor.
The selected candidate will be responsible for teaching introductory to advanced film courses, such as Introduction to Film, Editing, Post-production in Film, and Film Technology Foundations. This is a full-time, non-tenure track position on a 9 month contract with an anticipated start date of August 14, 2023. Applicants for this position must possess the following required qualifications:
- MA, MFA or PhD in Film by appointment date
- Evidence of good teaching and scholarly/creative potential
Preference may be given to applicants with significant postproduction experience (editing, audio, visual effects, etc.) with current technologies/equipment and proficiency in Adobe CC application suite.
Applicants will be required to submit a cover letter, resume or CV, teaching philosophy and unofficial transcripts to complete their application.
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