Adjunct-Department of Film, Media, and Performing Arts

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Category:: Film, Media & Performing Arts (310)
Locations:: New York, NY
Posted:: Mar 8, 2018
Closes:: Dec 20, 2019 - 11:59 PM EST
Type:: Faculty Adjunct

About Fashion Institute of Technology:

The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), part of the State University of New York and an internationally renowned college of art, design, business and technology with a strong emphasis on liberal arts, invites applications for adjunct teaching positions in the Department of Film, Media, and Performing Arts. Within the department, the Film and Media program offers a major in Film and Media, and a minor in Film and Media Studies. Department faculty educate students in film analysis and criticism, and in all aspects of filmmaking.

Job Description:

The Department of Film, Media, and Performing Arts is recruiting a pool of applicants for possible adjunct teaching positions in a range of courses in film history and analysis--from Introduction to Film to more advanced courses in genres, national cinemas, and directors?as well as screenwriting.


Candidates should have a Ph.D. (or be ABD) for the Film/Media Studies area, an MFA for screenwriting, with significant college level teaching experience.

Application Instructions:

The Department of Film, Media, and Performing Arts will contact persons in the pool whose credentials match our programmatic needs.

For consideration, please provide:

  • Cover Letter (PDF format)
  • Curriculum Vitae (PDF format)
  • The names and contact information for three professional references.
  • Official University Transcripts will be requested at time of hire.

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Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact each applicant individually regarding his or her application status.

For more information about FIT, please visit FIT's website at:

FIT is firmly committed to creating an environment that will attract and retain people of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds. By providing a learning and working environment that encourages, utilizes, respects, and appreciates the full expression of every individual's ability, the FIT community fosters its mission and grows because of its rich, pluralistic experience. FIT is committed to prohibiting discrimination, whether based on race, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, religion, ethnic background, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military service status, genetic information, pregnancy, familial status, citizenship status (except as required to comply with law), or any other criterion prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. FIT is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment, including the opportunity for upward mobility for all qualified individuals. Applications from minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged. Inquiries regarding FIT's non-discrimination policies may be directed to the Affirmative Action Officer/Title IX Coordinator, 212 217.3360, [email protected]




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Posted: 1/3/2019
Application Due: 12/30/2019
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