Film Studies - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19005404)
A Position in Digital Cinema Production
The Film and Media Studies Program at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a Visiting Lecturer in the area of digital cinema production to begin August 2019, pending budgetary approval. There is a possibility of renewal.
The colleague will teach introductory to advanced film production courses. The colleague will supervise students focused on film and media production, help monitor lab and classroom facilities, work on best practices and curriculum development.
Experience in the overall production process is necessary.
Experience teaching audiovisual production.
A PhD, an MFA in Film/Media Production or 5+ years professional experience is required.
Ability to build diversity in our faculty and our students.
An ability to teach production emphasizing the intersection of technical production skills, storytelling skills, and the history and theory of moving image media is especially welcome,
A specialization in sound, lighting, or cinematography preferred.
We strongly encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Teaching load is normally 6 courses per year. Salary is competitive
To apply, please submit a letter of application describing current and future projects and teaching experience. Please include a statement on your contributions to diversity, CV, a transcript of highest degree earned, a link to creative work (if production); evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., student evaluations); and three reference letters to firstname.lastname@example.org . In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 19 July, 2019. For additional information about the position, contact email@example.com. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity.
Assignment Category: Parttime-Regular
Application Process: Please refer to job description.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 19005404
About University of Pittsburgh
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