Instructional Faculty - Film and Animation - Non Tenure Track Lecturer 4075BR College of Art and Design CAD Film and Animation
Faculty Type (Tenure Status): Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Faculty Discipline: Live Action, Production Faculty Rank: Lecturer Employment Category: Fulltime Anticipated Start Date: 14-Aug-2019
Department/College Description THE DEPARTMENT: The internationally-recognized School of Film and Animation (SOFA) offers BFA and MFA degrees in film production with emphasis in either animation or live action and a BS degree in Motion Picture Science. SOFA provides a creative community where students have the opportunity to discover their unique talents and expressive potential while at the same time developing the skills needed to fulfill any creative or technical role in the film and animation industry. SOFA enrollment is 315 undergraduate and 60 graduate students, https://artdesign.rit.edu/schools/film-animation.
THE COLLEGE: RIT's College of Art and Design is the university's creative hub where art, design, science, and technology intersect. The College offers programs in Art, Design, Crafts, Film and Animation, Photography and Photographic Sciences, and Print Media. The range of innovative programs offers students a panoramic perspective from creating fine art using centuries-old methods to pushing the boundaries of digital creativity. The College of Art and Design has an enrollment of more than 1,700 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students.
Detailed Job Description
The School of Film and Animation (SOFA) invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position in live action filmmaking. The position requires skills in general film production with expertise in at least one of the following areas: editing, sound, and film business. Courses taught will focus on a variety of skills and concepts in the production of narrative, documentary, and experimental films. SOFA faculty members are working professionals dedicated to the education of future independent and industry filmmakers. In addition to an assigned teaching load, responsibilities include advising of students, assisting in curriculum development, and providing service to the College of Art and Design and SOFA.
We are seeking an individual who has the ability and interest in contributing to a community committed to Student Centeredness; Professional Development and Scholarship; Integrity and Ethics; Respect, Diversity and Pluralism; Innovation and Flexibility; and Teamwork and Collaboration. Select to view links to RIT's core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.
Required Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor degree and professional experience are required
Artistic achievement in filmmaking
Expertise in at least one of the following areas: editing, sound, film business. Body of work (portfolio).
Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the colleges continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.
Required Minimum Education Level BA, BFA, BS
Required Application Documents Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, List of References, Statement of Diversity Contribution, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Video samples (provide links to websites or YouTube)
How To Apply Apply online at http://careers.rit.edu/faculty; search openings, then Keyword Search 4075BR. Please submit your online application, cover letter addressing the listed qualifications, your curriculum vitae and upload the following attachments:
A brief teaching philosophy
The names, addresses and phone numbers for three references
We prefer to view all work through a URL website link (i.e. Vimeo.com or YouTube.com). Please include this link in your cover letter and CV. You can contact the search committee with questions regarding this position at:
Mary Barnard Search Committee Administrative Assistant School of Film and Animation firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Screening of applicants will begin as received and continue until filled.
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