Clinical Assistant Professor - Film and Media Studies
- UB Department of Media Study
- Location details
- University at Buffalo
- Position type
- Organization type
- 4-year college or university
- Interdisciplinary, Film and media studies
- Employment category
- New York
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
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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.
PhD in Film or Media Studies or related field preferred at time of appointment.
Postsecondary teaching experience.