Lecturer of Video and Multimedia Production - Full-Time Temporary

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Job Title: Lecturer of Video and Multimedia Production - Full-Time Temporary
Location: Savannah State Recruiting Loc
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 226615
About Us

Savannah State University established in 1890, is the oldest public historically black college or university in Georgia and the oldest institution of higher learning in the city of Savannah. The university’s students select majors from four colleges — Business Administration, Education, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, and Sciences and Technology. The campus is by far the most picturesque in the state of Georgia. The moss-laden sweeping oak trees, expansive marsh and historic architecture create a resplendent yet tranquil atmosphere. Beneath the beauty and splendor is a vibrant residential campus bursting at the seams with the vim and vigor of quality collegiate life: relevant academic majors, engaging lectures, cutting-edge research, quality student-faculty engagement and a nurturing environment.

Job Summary

The department of journalism and mass communications at Savannah State University is seeking a full-time lecturer in video, multimedia and digital communication to start in August 2021. This position is temporary, ending in December 2021. The selected candidate will teach four courses that could include TV production and editing, scriptwriting, audio and sound design, layout and design, speech for multimedia, documentary, African American in the media, among other courses.


In addition to teaching four three-credit-hour courses, the ideal candidate will:

  • help produce a student newscast
  • serve as a faculty mentor to students
  • participate in departmental, college, and university committees
  • support efforts that aid the accreditation from the Accrediting Council on Eductaion in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)
  • display collegiality
Required Qualifications

The qualified applicant is required to hold a MA or MFA in media production or related field (TV, film, or multimedia communication). Industry experience is also desired. The ideal candidate must be a good video editor, director, and producer, stay current with cutting-edge technology, and be proficient in the following software or equivalent: Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Audition, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator.

Preferred Qualifications

College teaching experience.

Required Documents to Attach

Interested applicants must apply online and attach a CV and cover letter. The applicant should submit three (3) letters of recommendation. Please upload three (3) letters of recommendation as one document.

Contact Information

For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Recourses at [email protected] For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at (877) 251.2644, or by email at [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 Savannah State University, as determined by Savannah State University, 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

Savannah Stare University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy our institution 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). Savannah State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Savannah State University, Office of Human Resources at [email protected] Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Office of Human Resources at [email protected]




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Job No:
Posted: 6/3/2021
Application Due: 9/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time