Affiliated (Part-Time) Faculty in Film

Emerson College
Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted date
Sep 27, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Performing Arts
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Affiliated (Part-Time) Faculty in Film & Television Acting
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Emerson College seeks a part-time affiliated faculty member to teach one section of
On Camera Acting for our Spring 2022 semester. On Camera Acting is a newly required class for second semester sophomores as part of the core curriculum of our BFA Theatre and Performance Program.

This section will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from either 12:00pm - 2:45pm or
1:00pm - 3:45pm (time TBD). All classes will be in-person (Covid permitting) on our Boston campus. Our Spring semester runs from January 10, 2022 to April 28, 2022.

Ideal candidates will have significant professional experience and achievement in the field of film/television acting, an appropriate advanced degree in hand (preferred), and experience teaching at the undergraduate level. Candidates should also have IMDB credits and be a member of the Screen Actors Guild. Additionally, ideal candidates will have an established pedagogy around diversity, equity, and inclusion in the classroom, and will teach through a social justice and anti-racist framework. BIPOC candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, and any evidence of teaching effectiveness. The cover letter should include a link to the candidate's IMDB page.

Please note, in the job application where there is the "CV/Cover Letter/ Additional Documents" drop box, you must include all of the required materials listed. You can upload each document separate or as a combined PDF. Your application will not be complete without these documents.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For additional questions, please write to Lindsay Beamish, Head of Acting, Performing Arts Department at

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Description of College and Department:

Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversity in people, in the curriculum, in the co-curriculum, and in the College's intellectual, social, cultural, and geographical communities. Emerson endorses a framework of inclusive excellence, which recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society.

The Department of Performing Arts is home to one of the nation's leading programs in theatrical performance, design, stage management, and theatre education. With a team of

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