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[ecrea] Screen Studies Position Opening

Fri Dec 09 15:25:08 GMT 2011

Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communications invites applications for a full-time, tenure-eligible position in Screen Studies, beginning AY 2012-13.
Description:* In addition to teaching Screen Studies at the undergraduate level, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop and teach courses for the new integrated core curriculum at Ithaca College.

Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach and research in Screen Studies, which incorporates studies in film, television, new media, and emerging forms from interdisciplinary critical and theoretical perspectives with a narrative emphasis.

In addition, a candidate must demonstrate the ability to teach in at least two of the following areas: industry/production studies; international cinema, television, and/or new media; film and television theory and criticism; and gender/race/class studies. Courses associated with this position span introductory, intermediate and advanced levels as well interdisciplinary courses for the new integrated liberal education core curriculum at Ithaca College.

*Qualifications:* Teaching experience and publications required. PhD in Cinema, Television, Communications or related field required. ABDs with a 2012 defense date may also be considered.

Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas.

Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students.

Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7,000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan IC 20/20 positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.

Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S.

To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at

*Apply:* Interested applicants must apply on-line at and attach a *CV and cover letter *outlining how teaching and research interests intersect with the areas outlined above. Additional materials may be requested at a later date.

Questions about on-line application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at 607-274-8000. Review of applications will begin on immediately.

*Deadline:* To ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by *February 10, 2012.*

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.

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