Victoria University - Wellington, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Film
|Institution Type:||College / University|
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The School of English, Film, Theatre and Media Studies at Victoria University invites applications for a permanent position for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Film, to begin in January 2013. Candidates with demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas as especially invited to apply: Asian cinema; non-Western cinema; digital media, and cinema. The ability to teach New Zealand cinema, production and/or screenwriting is also welcomed. Candidates with expertise in other areas will also be considered.
The successful candidate should have a Ph.D in hand (or expected prior to January 2013) in film studies or related field, a record of scholarly productivity, and the ability to teach a broad range of introductory and advanced film courses. At the Senior Lecturer level, candidates will need to have a strong record of scholarly research and publication; an active research agenda; demonstrated evidence of high quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; experience in successful student supervision at MA and PhD levels; and administrative experience and leadership.
The appointee will have the opportunity to contribute to a vibrant and growing interdisciplinary program in Film at Victoria and to other academic and creative communities in Wellington, New Zealand.
Applications should include the following materials: a letter of interest addressing teaching and research goals; a curriculum vitae with the name of three referees; a writing sample, teaching evaluations and a research plan will be required for the next phase of the process, but may be submitted initially.
For information about this position and to begin online application, please visit http://vacancies.vuw.ac.nz/
Applications close 5 August 2012
Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.
For more information and to apply online visit http://vacancies.vuw.ac.nz
You may also contact Associate Professor Thierry Jutel, Head of School (Thierry.firstname.lastname@example.org).
|Secondary Categories:||Film and Film History