Part-Time Faculty-Film & TV Production: Craft & Culture
(NYC Spring 2022)
$1370 per credit hour minimum
Spring Semester 2022
The course will meet 3 hours each week over the course of the
Spring 2022 semester. The semester begins on January 18 and ends on
May 4 (grades are due by May 11). The position is based in NYC and
classes will meet a studio in Yonkers, NY.
New York, NY
Unionized Position Code
The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications in Syracuse
University is seeking an individual to teach TRF 400 ST: Film &
TV Production: Craft & Culture one evening a week for three
hours during the Spring 2022 Semester, NYC campus (3 credits). The
position is based in NYC and classes will meet a studio in Yonkers,
Course Description: The course will be designed to provide students
with a thorough examination of the art, craft and culture of film
and television production. The course will offer a mix of theory
about production fundamentals through lecture as well as
experiential learning through workshops, field trips and practical
assignments. Areas of focus may include feature films, television
shows, commercials, and podcasts.
The ideal candidate will have a significant amount of professional
production experience in the entertainment industry and ideally
will have some NYC based production experience. This candidate will
also have enough influence and relationships to provide students
with opportunities to engage with other production professionals
either in a classroom setting or in the workplace.
The instructor will be expected to design and execute a detailed
Job Specific Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.
Teaching experience is preferred although not required.
Teaching assignments may include the following:
- Developing a syllabus.
- Ordering in advance books and materials for students in the
class to purchase on or before the first day of classes.
- Preparing for classes.
- Holding office hours each week to meet with students in the
class and others.
- Grading in a timely manner student assignments and examinations
for the course; and turning in mid-semester progress reports and
final grades according to University regulations.
- Ability to personally instruct the class in the assigned
classroom on the days it is designated to meet.
- Ability to hold office hours.
- Ability to grade all assignments and examinations.
- Ability to operate standard classroom instructional technology,
which may include computer, projector, document camera, etc.
In addition to completing an online application, please attach a
resume along with a cover letter and 3 references.
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