Assistant Teaching Professional, Communication

Winston Salem, NC
Sep 28, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Assistant Teaching Professional, Communication

The Department of Communication invites applications for a non-tenure track renewable teaching professional faculty position with an area of expertise in film and media production to begin Fall 2018. Responsibilities include: teaching (beginning and advanced media production, Intro to Film and Media Aesthetics, and others, including classes in applicant’s area of specialization - 6 courses per academic year), equipment management, and department service. M.F.A. or other terminal degree required.

Wake Forest University is a private liberal arts school with 4,900 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate and professional students. Founded in 1834, the University is annually ranked among the top 30 national universities. Wake Forest is a collegiate university offering a vibrant intellectual community and a rich cultural life. The University has a deep institutional commitment to public service and engagement with the world, as indicated by the motto “Pro Humanitate.” For quick facts about the University, go to

The Communication Department is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women, ethnic minorities, and other underrepresented groups and applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations.

Interested applicants should apply online with of a letter of interest, list of three references (with contact information), and a current CV (including appropriate evidence of production experience and training). All documents can be combined and uploaded as one pdf file. Examples of creative work will be requested if desired after an initial review of these materials. Formal review of applications begins October 30 and continues until the position is filled. Confidential letters of recommendation will be requested for final candidates and those letters will be sent to The submission of an online application for Wake Forest University is required for this position.

Technical questions about the application process may be addressed to

In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations for all final faculty candidates being considered for employment.

Wake Forest University welcomes and encourages diversity and inclusivity, and seeks applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. Wake Forest University is an AA/EO employer and values an inclusive and diverse learning community and campus climate.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States