Artistic Assistant Professor of Producing, Non-Tenure Track, August 2021
Chapman University and Dodge College of Film and Media Arts seek
applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position in
producing in its nationally recognized Dodge College of Film and
Media Arts beginning August 2021.
Chapman University is a nationally-ranked institution offering traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of Southern California’s most diverse and vibrant regions. The University achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities and is ranked as #124th among Best National Universities by US News and World Report (2021). Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research, publishing and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. Dodge College is ranked #6 in the nation, among film schools by The Hollywood Reporter. More information about the university and Dodge College is available at https://www.chapman.edu/dodge/index.aspx.
Chapman University is dedicated to forward-looking, personalized education, and ongoing engagement with diversity and inclusion in people. We create an environment for unlimited achievement by both our students and faculty and are committed to strengthening our culture represented by the multi-ethnic opportunities drawn from the marketplace. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at https://www.chapman.edu/diversity.
The successful candidate will have teaching experience and significant professional experience in producing in the areas of production and production management with experience at a major, mini-major or independent television and/or film production company. Secondarily, knowledge of the business aspects of pre-production and development will be included as well as experience. While a terminal degree is preferred, equivalent professional experience will be considered.
Faculty duties include teaching, oversight of the Advanced Production projects, academic advising, and service to Dodge College and Chapman University. The teaching load is 18-21 credits per academic year, in addition to continued professional work and/or research and scholarship.
Qualified applicants are required to submit a Chapman University
faculty application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three
letters of professional recommendation online at:
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Please direct any inquiries about the position to Russell Schwartz, Search Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org. Use "Producing Faculty Position" as the email subject line.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. This position is contingent on final budget approval. Successful completion of a background check is required for the final candidate.
Download a copy of the Chapman Faculty Application for Employment here.
Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
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