Adjunct Faculty – Department of Film and Television

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7084691 (Ref.No. 21T332236)
Posted: September 3, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University Lifting Barriers

The Department of Film and Television at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Cinematography for the fall semester. This position is to teach FTV 295 Cinematography. 

Position Requirements

-Must be able to teach students film and video cinematography.
-Experienced using cinema-grade cameras. 
-Must also be able to teach field lighting using LED and Kino kits. 
-Must have at least an MFA or 5 years professional experience in cinematography. 

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

-Specific knowledge of Canon C100 and C200 cinema-grade camera system is a plus. 
-Some experience teaching at the university level. 
-Proficient in desktop editing using Adobe Premiere.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 386 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.

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