System Identification Number:
Media Arts (122600)
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences http://class.unt.edu
Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Department of Media Arts invites applications for a position beginning fall 2017 at the Lecturer level in the area of Critical-Cultural Studies. This is a one-year lecturer position. The Department offers undergraduate degrees in Media Arts and Converged Broadcast Media, an MA in Media Arts, and an MFA in Documentary Production and Studies. University of North Texas is ranked among thenation's tier one research universities.
Teach a combination of undergraduate courses as assigned (proposed work load is 4 classes per long semester, with the possibility of additional summer employment).
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1. An MA in Media Arts or a related discipline is required at the time of appointment.
2. Ability to teach and develop a broad range of courses at the undergraduate level in the history, criticism, and theory of film and television.
Advanced course work or a PhD is also desirable.
Area of Specialty:
Critical-Cultural Studies; International Film History; Multiculturalism and Media
Non-Tenured Appointment Term:
Open Until Search Closed
Review of Applications Begins:
Required Applicant Documents:
List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Statement of Teaching Philosophy