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[Commlist] Job: Continuing Non-Tenure Track Position in Film & Media

Sat Nov 07 12:16:18 GMT 2020

Continuing Non-Tenure Track Position in Film & Media

Posting Details

Posting Number: 	2020740F
Position Title: 	Continuing Non-Tenure Track Position in Film & Media
Position Type: 	Faculty
Location: 	Villanova, PA
Recruitment Type: 	Internal/External Applicants
Work Schedule: 	full-time/9-months
Department: 	145-Communication
Position Summary: 	

The Department of Communication at Villanova University seeks applicants for a continuing, non-tenure track position in Film and Media at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Teaching Professor to begin Fall 2021. This position is renewable but is not eligible for tenure.

With one of the largest undergraduate majors in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, the Communication Department offers course work leading to the B.A. in Communication with opportunities to specialize in eight different areas of the discipline including Media Studies and Media Production. In addition, the Department supports a thriving M.A. program in Communication. Our faculty prides itself on excellence in teaching and research and seeks to cultivate a supportive, collegial work environment. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are hallmarks of our Department as well as an integral component of Villanova University’s mission.

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.
Duties and Responsibilities: 	

We seek candidates whose teaching, service, and/or scholarship has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion as demonstrated in our Departmental focus on dialogue, storytelling, and social justice. The position will require teaching undergraduate and possibly graduate courses on a 4-4 teaching load. Our new colleague will teach production courses within our undergraduate Media Production specialization, including but not limited to Introduction to Film & Media Production, Advanced Film & Media Production, and Audio Production. The successful candidate will also teach courses in our Media Studies specialization which could include Film Analysis, Film History, Contemporary Cinema, and International Cinema. Opportunities will be available to teach and develop other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. Service responsibilities include student advising and mentoring, as well as curriculum development and assessment. Candidates must be willing to support the University’s strategic plan of Inclusive Community.
Minimum Qualifications: 	

Candidates must have college level teaching experience and demonstrated expertise in film/media production as well as film/media studies.

Preferred Qualifications: 	

    M.F.A. or Ph.D. in Film/Media, M.A. in Communication considered.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours: 	
Special Message to Applicants: 	

All application materials will be collected online at In the application under “Other Documents” please upload a brief statement of how you would contribute to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in the department. Applications must also include contact information for 3 references who will be contacted via email to submit confidential letters of recommendation when the application is submitted. Review of applications will begin as soon as the job is posted at The deadline for application review is Feb. 1, 2021. For more detailed description of the Department, please consult Please direct all questions regarding the position to Hezekiah Lewis, search committee chair, at (hezekiah.lewis /at/

Posting Date: 	10/23/2020
Closing Date (11:59pm ET): 	
Salary Posting Information: 	

Salary Band: 	
Job Classification: 	faculty
References Needed

Minimum Number of References Needed 	3
Maximum Number of References Needed 	3

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