Part-time Instructor in Film Studies

Job description

Job Title: Part-time Instructor in Film Studies
Location: Clayton State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 221184
About Us

Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment which fosters both professional and personal development. The university is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.

The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We’ve been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For.

Job Summary

The Clayton State University Department of Visual and Performing Arts seeks a continuing part-time instructor to teach courses in Film Studies beginning in the Spring 2021 semester, with a focus on Latin American Cinema and/or Global Cinemas. Responsibilities include teaching one or two upper-division electives in these areas, or one upper-division elective and one lower-division History of Cinema course. Ph.D. preferred, ABD considered. The start date for this position is January 9, 2021.

Clayton State University is a Senior Unit of the University of System of Georgia and is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The Department of Visual and Performing Arts offers undergraduate degrees and minors in Communication and Media Studies, Film Production, Music, Music Education, and Theatre, and minor programs in Art, Corporate Communication, and Film. For additional information about the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, visit

Review of applications will begin on November 9, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Required Documents to Attach

Qualified applicants should send a letter of application, CV, unofficial transcripts, and the names and contact information for three current references. (The successful candidate must arrange for all official undergraduate and graduate transcripts to be sent to the Office of Academic Affairs upon appointment).

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Recourses at (678) 466-4230, or by email at [email protected].

For technical support, please call the Shared Services Center at (877) 251-2644 or [email protected].

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.




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Posted: 10/6/2020
Application Due: 12/5/2020
Work Type: Full Time