Assistant Professor, Media Production Renewable Contract - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 7/22/2015.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States

Similar Opportunities Exist in the Following Categories

Detailed Job Description

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Telecommunication and Film.

THE DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATION AND FILM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track assistant professor position to begin 16 August 2015. This position is a 3-year contract position, renewable at the discretion of the University, based on performance, need, and available funding.

The successful candidate will have at least three years experience teaching college courses in media production, at the undergraduate level, as well as have the qualifications for teaching graduate courses in the department in areas of research or expertise. Minimum qualifications for the position include a completed MFA in film/video or a related field by 16 August 2015. The preferred candidate will have an excellent academic record, teaching experience in the field, and a successful record of teaching media production. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experiences.

Faculty members also have opportunities for summer employment. Undergraduate academic advising, departmental committee assignments, and professionally-related service are expected. Evidence of strong teaching is required along with strong interpersonal, collaborative, and organizational skills.

To apply, access and follow the online directions to upload a cover letter that includes discussion of research or expertise relevant to this position, a current CV, teaching philosophy, and a list of three references.
For more information or questions, please contact:
Dr. William Evans, Department Chair
Telecommunication and Film
Phone: 205-348-3176

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; candidates from minority populations are encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Attach a list of three references under “Other Document 1”. Prior to hiring the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Film and Video
  • Digital Media
  • Media & Communication Studies
  • Other Communications
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter