Capital University's Media Department invites applications for one full-time position with a start date of August 2022:
Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Media with an emphasis in Film and Media Production. PhD in relevant field is preferred; will also consider an MFA with substantial evidence of potential to earn tenure. Successful university level teaching experience is required. Teaching load is 4/4.
Applicants should be able to teach a broad range of courses in media production and in two or more of the following areas: video and/or radio production, motion graphics, media criticism and analysis, media writing, media management, and/or social media. Experience running a college radio or television studio highly desired. Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, Audio for Video, and Motion Graphics preferred. Opportunity for curricular innovation. Candidates should have a commitment to excellence in undergraduate scholarship and teaching in liberal arts education. In addition to teaching, the position requires faculty who can manage program resources, supervise undergraduate projects, serve on department and university committees, and advise students academically. Those considered for tenure track must have an active research agenda.
Application Process: Interested candidates should submit 1) a current CV including list of references, 2) official copies of all academic transcripts, 3) examples of recent scholarship and/or creative work, 4) examples of teaching effectiveness (such as student evaluations and/or a supervisor review), 5) three letters of recommendation, and 6) a letter of interest outlining the applicant's educational philosophy and commitment to liberal education. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Email/digital application materials are acceptable.
Please upload all documents listed above to the drop box, when asked to upload resume on application.
Capital University is committed to increasing the diversity of the Capital community and curriculum. This commitment includes Capital's dedication to the development of faculty and staff who are committed to inclusive practices in teaching, learning, working and all other campus and community interactions. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.
For more information on Capital University, visit our website at www.capital.edu.
Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, family education benefits, short-term and long-term disability, life and critical illness insurance and free parking.
Capital University is an equal opportunity employer, and supports a diverse and inclusive campus community. Capital University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by the law.