The Department of Radio, Television, Film in Hofstra
University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication anticipates
an opening beginning in Fall 2022 for a tenure track faculty
appointment to teach a broad range of
single-camera television production courses, with a focus
on episodic and/or series narratives. This position is open-rank,
depending on qualifications.
The ideal candidate will be a resourceful, responsive
teacher-practitioner, with professional experience in television
directing or producing highly desirable. Ability to teach courses
on contemporary television aesthetics will be considered a plus.
The preferred candidate should have a terminal degree in a related
discipline, or commensurate industry experience with an earned
Master’s Degree; and the ideal candidate will have prior teaching
experience at the undergraduate level.
Candidates for tenure-track appointments are expected to
establish a successful record of academic scholarship and/or
industry-related professional output, as well as participate in
service to the department, the school, and the university—including
committee work, academic advising and curriculum development.
Salary range is competitive, with excellent fringe
Please email cover letter, CV, and the names/addresses/phone
numbers of three references to the RTVF Departmental Personnel
Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit all documents in .DOC, .DOCX, or .PDF format
Priority deadline: January 31, 2022. Applications will be
accepted until position is filled.
Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private
university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host
three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At
Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a
leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all
its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer
small classes and personal attention, with the resources,
technology and facilities of a large university. Students can
choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165
graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences,
education, health professions and human services, the Peter S.
Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International
Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied
Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert
School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the
Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant
Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at
Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of
more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated
to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in
their communities and their careers.
Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed
to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and
student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum
of a diverse community.