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Media Production/Communication Instructor, FTTT

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About SUNY Orange:
SUNY Orange was founded in 1950 as the first county-sponsored community college in the State University of New York system.

The college has earned its reputation as a pioneer and innovator in meeting the needs of its students and the area it primarily serves. SUNY Orange was the first two-year college in the nation to offer the associate degree nursing program and studies in electron microscopy; and in 1982, the college was the first community college to plan and co-sponsor with local chambers of commerce a business institute.

SUNY Orange has touched the lives of countless numbers of the county's 350,000 residents through its credit programs, non-credit programming and cultural events. As the needs of the community grow, the college will continue to play a significant role in the county's endeavor to face the challenges and to profit from the opportunities that await it.

Job Description:
Description of Position:

The SUNY Orange AAS New Media program has grown rapidly over the last three years and consistently attracts students who are drawn to the both the creative and technical aspects of new media and career opportunities in the field. The program provides a solid academic foundation as well as hands on technical skills applied in on-campus labs and through internships. We are proud of our students, about half of whom join the workforce after graduating and half of whom transfer to regional four-year institutions.

This position involves teaching a full schedule (30 credits per year) at the freshman/sophomore level consisting of a variety of Media and Communication courses (e.g. Media and Society; Introduction to Media Production; Digital Video: Post Production; TV Studio Production; Cinematography; Screenwriting; Sound Design; Visual Effects; Foundations of Communication) primarily at the Middletown, NY campus.

This position requires a wide range of professional responsibilities and activities, including participation in curriculum and course development, departmental planning, attendance at department and college meetings, participation on department and Governance committees, student advising and other duties as assigned.

This instructor will be expected to participate in College and Departmental assessment initiatives.

Teaching assignments may be on the Middletown or Newburgh campus or both, day or evening.

Education Required:
MA in Media Production, Communication, or related field

Experience Required: Demonstrated community college or university level experience teaching digital media including both television studio and field production.  Expertise in or ability to teach non-media communication.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics:
Sound knowledge of current trends in media production.   Knowledge of current industry-standard digital technology on various platforms such as After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, etc.  The ability to manage multiple projects and communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.  Bilingual skills.

Additional Information:
Deadline for Applying: March 9, 2019

Orange County Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction or any other category protected by law. The College adheres to all federal and state civil rights laws prohibiting discrimination in public institutions of higher education. Inquiries regarding this non-discrimination policy may be directed to: Wendy Holmes, Civil Rights Compliance Officer, 115 South Street, Middletown NY 10940, (845) 341-4662, [email protected],

Position begins Fall 2019 (late August)

Salary: $51,279 per annum

Application Instructions:
Please apply online at http://occc.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=107563

Create a SUNY Orange Employment Account. Upload the following documents, which are required for consideration:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Name, Address and Telephone # of three (3) references

After submitting your resume the subsequent pages will enable you to upload the additional documents.




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Posted: 2/20/2019
Application Due: 4/21/2019
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