Adjunct Faculty in Screenwriting
DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.
Job ID: 47774
College/School: College of Computing and Digital Media
DePauls College of Computing & Digital Media (CDM) is located in the heart of Chicagos Loop, the central business district of Chicago.CDMstudents come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures thereforeCDMis interested in recruiting and maintaining a diverse faculty. Part-time teaching positions are available throughout the academic year, including summer sessions. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter, and the college will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Courses are not guaranteed, however the college does its best to give ample notice about available courses. Applicants with expertise that matches course scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview.
The School of Cinematic Arts (SCA) offers courses on both the Loop and Lincoln Park campuses. Serving over 1,000 students majoring in Film and Television, Screenwriting, Documentary and Animation,SCAprovides general education courses in the Arts and Literature liberal studies domain.
Minimum requirements include a masters degree in the discipline, or 18 semester/27 quarter hours of graduate work in the discipline, or an undergraduate degree with a minimum of five years demonstrated relevant professional experience. Exceptions may be considered with approval of the dean.
MFAin screenwriting plus professional, produced credits, or significant festival screenings and/or screenwriting contest successes are preferred.
The candidate must have demonstrated experience in working in teaching in an diverse learning environment.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This posting applies to
- Scripted television writing
- Unscripted television writing
- Web series writing
- Video game writing
- Sketch and Comedy writing
Close Date: Jun 30, 2020