Associate/Full Professor in Media Production/Director of Film and Video Studies (F8650z)
George Mason University’s Department of Communication and the Film and Video Studies (FAVS) Program seek an experienced scholar/practitioner in the area of film, video, and related new media with administrative experience to teach in the Communication Department and direct the FAVS program. The ideal candidate will be someone who can successfully bridge communication scholarship and film/video production. The position is a tenured appointment in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at GMU.
Teaching responsibilities will include courses in techniques and aesthetics of media production, theories and/or history of film or electronic/digital media, and visual communication in the Communication Department as well as overseeing internships and teaching in the FAVS program. Qualifications: terminal degree as well as professional experience as a filmmaker, producer, or scriptwriter; and teaching experience at the college level. The successful candidate should also have some administrative and fundraising experience, as well as an active level of scholarship and/or creative activity in an area of expertise related to film, video, and related new media. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position begins August 2013.
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F8650z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Review of credentials will begin September 30, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Tim Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org. For an overview of the FAVS program, see http://cvpa.gmu.edu/favs/ . The complete job posting can be viewed at https://jobs.gmu.edu/postings/28604 GMU is an EOE Employer.