Lecturer in Cinema (Faculty Wage)

University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

ID: 7079893
Posted: June 15, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The University of Virginia Department of Art seeks applications to fill a non-tenure track Lecturer in Cinema position for a one year appointment. Courses will include a combined intermediate/advanced cinema class for a 2 course teaching load (1 combined class each semester).

The Art Department at UVA is focused on undergraduate studio art education within a liberal arts college. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching and successful experience in the classroom as an instructor of record.

Requirements for this position include a relevant terminal degree (MFA) along with a strong exhibition history and evidence of current and ongoing creative practice. Teaching experience in cinema is required.

Review of applications will begin on June 25, 2021. The application deadline is midnight (EST) on July 23, 2021. The appointment begins with the fall term of 2021, with an anticipated start date of August 23, 2021. Applicants must have an MFA, the required terminal degree at the time of appointment.


**Applications that do not have all the required documents will not receive full consideration.***

Apply online at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs search for requisition #R002545, complete the application, and attach the following:

Cover letter of interest describing teaching experience, current creative practice, as well as experience working with diverse populations and/or cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture in your work.
Curriculum vitae including a link to an online portfolio of representative personal creative work
A link to 3 to 5 digital examples of your students’ cinema work
Statement of teaching philosophy
3 examples of course syllabi
Contact information for three references
Questions about this position should be directed to Douglas Fordham at df2p@virginia.edu.

Questions about the application process should be directed to Jen Krahn, HR Specialist, at jak8w@virginia.edu.

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will also require an Education Verification. (FSAKA)

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The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.


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