University of Toronto - St. George, Cinema Studies Institute
Assistant / Associate Professor - Film and Media History
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Position:||Assistant Professor, Associate Professor|
Requisition Title: Assistant / Associate Professor - Film and Media History – 1301334
Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty / Division: Faculty of Arts and Science
Department: Cinema Studies Institute
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: Sep 18, 2013, 2:17:20 PM
Job Closing: Nov 15, 2013
The University of Toronto invites applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the area of Film and Media History. This will be a joint appointment in the Cinema Studies Institute (67%) at Innis College and the Department of History (33%). The start date of the position is July 1, 2014.
The Cinema Studies Institute (CSI) and the Department of History are seeking applicants with extensive knowledge of film and media history and historiography. Knowledge from a range of approaches that may include economic, political-economic, cultural, industrial, and/or technological aspects of that history would be considered an asset. Expertise in non-Western film and media history is also welcome.
The successful candidate will teach courses in cinema and related media at both the graduate and undergraduate level in CSI and History and will be involved in supervising and mentoring students. The candidate will be expected to pursue a vigorous research program. Participation in the affairs of the Institute/College and the Department is also required. Previous experience with administration would be an asset. Candidates' publications, dissertation, and course work, must exhibit evidence of excellence in research in film and media history. An excellent record of teaching in cinema studies or cinema and media studies is also required. Applicants must have a Ph.D. with a doctorate in Film or Film and Media Studies preferred. Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online through the following link https://utoronto.taleo.net/careersection/10050/jobdetail.ftl?job=1301334 . Applications should include a letter of application and CV, along with a teaching dossier (including a statement of teaching philosophy), a statement outlining current and future research interests and two recent publications (either published or submitted). All application materials should be submitted online.
Please see submission guidelines at http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. Application materials should be combined into a single PDF file of less than 5 Mb. Applicants should also ask at least three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to email@example.com by the closing date, November 15, 2013.
If you have questions about the position, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Transcripts will be requested from preferred candidates at a later stage. The deadline for applications is November 15, 2013.
Please visit http://www.utoronto.ca/cinema/ for more information about CSI and History at http://history.utoronto.ca.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Cinema Studies Institute
|Primary Category:||Film and Film History