Adjunct Faculty - Media Arts

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7174168 (Ref.No. 23A332236)
Posted: August 28, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

The Department of Media Arts at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of Filmmaking for the Fall 2023 beginning September 6th. This position is to teach FTV 135 Filmmaking I.

Position Requirements

Must be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite, especially with Adobe Premiere Pro. Proficient in basic camera operation and lighting techniques. Demonstrated ability to effectively teach students introductory filmmaking techniques and film theory. Some experience teaching in higher education.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

BFA in Filmmaking and/or Television Production. At least 5 years of professional experience. 

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 is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

Special Instructions to Applicants

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.