Assistant Teaching Professor, Film and Media Studies

Employer
University at Buffalo
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Dec 6, 2022
Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title
Assistant Teaching Professor, Film and Media Studies

Department
Media Study

Posting Number
F220264

Posting Link https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/39205

Employer
State

Faculty Appointment Term
Term

Position Type
UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Fiscal Year
2022-2023

Position Summary

The Department of Media Study at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York is hiring an Assistant Teaching Professor (official state title: Clinical Assistant Professor) in Film and Media Studies. We seek candidates with expertise in film studies (especially film of the global south) and media studies. Additional experience teaching film/video or digital media production is desirable.

The Assistant Teaching Professor will teach three courses per semester. These are full-time, non-tenure-track faculty positions with an academic-year (10-month) obligation. The initial appointment is a three-year contract with possibility of future renewal, contingent upon performance, department need, and availability of program funding.

As artists and scholars, Media Study faculty pursue varied and interdisciplinary methods: historical, theoretical, experimental, practice-led and practice-based. We are seeking applicants who can contribute to our community that works at the intersection of theory, research, and media production by specializing in one or more of these areas.

The Department of Media Study has undergraduate BA programs in media production and studies, a Game Studies Certificate program, and graduate programs at the MAH, MS, MFA, and PhD levels.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages .

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo .

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in Film or Media Studies or related field preferred at time of appointment.
Postsecondary teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Physical Demands

Type
Full-Time

Campus
North Campus

Posting Alerts

Special Instructions Summary

Applications submitted by February 1, 2023 will be given priority consideration. Position open until filled.

All application materials should be submitted via UB Jobs. Application materials submitted directly to the posting contact will not be acknowledged and cannot be considered.

Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Is a background check required for this posting?
No

Background Check Notification

Contact Information

Contact's Name
Dave Pape

Contact's Title
Associate Professor and Search Chair

Contact's Email
depape@buffalo.edu

Contact's Phone
716-645-0939

Posting Dates

Posted
12/05/2022

Deadline for Applicants
Open Until Filled

Date to be filled
08/21/2023

References

Number of References Required
3

Reference Cutoff Date

Instructions to Applicant

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