This job has expired

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Film Studies

Hofstra University
Hempstead, New York

View more

Faculty Jobs
Professional Fields, Communication & Journalism
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

The Department of Radio, Television, Film in Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication anticipates an opening beginning in Fall 2023 for a full-time, tenure-track assistant, associate, or full professor to teach a range of film-studies courses, which may include film history, theory, genres, authorship, adaptation, and our introductory film analysis course. The ability to teach courses devoted to women in film, African-American cinema, and/or non-Western cinemas is desirable.

In addition to a 3/3 teaching load (18 credits per year), candidates for tenure are expected to demonstrate excellence in professional activities/publications, as well as service contributions to the department, school, university, and community. The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body.  We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.


  • The ideal candidate will hold a PhD in film studies, with prior teaching experience at the college level, as well as a record of scholarly publications and conference presentations. Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.


Please upload cover letter, CV, and the address and phone numbers of three references along with this application to .

For additional questions, please contact email [email protected]

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.



Working at Hofstra University

Hofstra University is a dynamic private university where students will benefit from large-university resources and thrive within a small college atmosphere.  At Hofstra, students can choose from 155 undergraduate and 170 graduate program options within the Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs; School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts; School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at Hofstra University and Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies at Hofstra University; Hofstra University Continuing Education; Honors College; Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; Maurice A. Deane School of Law; School of Education; School of Engineering and Applied Science; and School of Health Professions and Human Services. Students also benefit from small classes (student-to-faculty ratio of 13-to-1 and an average undergraduate class size of just 21 students), flexible schedules, and close proximity to the cultural and networking aspects of New York City.

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert