Boston University, Cinema & Media Studies

Position ID:BU-CIMS-VASTP [#21349]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Cinema & Media Studies / Film Studies
Appl Deadline:2022/04/09 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/03/08, finished 2022/10/15, listed until 2022/09/08)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Cinema & Media Studies Program at Boston University invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professorship in Film Studies, to commence July 1, 2022. Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in Cinema & Media Studies or related field in hand by the time of appointment. We are especially interested in candidates with strong research profiles in one or more of the following areas: global film history; film/media theory; intermedial relationships across film, television, digital media, photography, video games and visual art; or intersectional approaches to race, gender and sexuality. Candidates should have a robust record of research, as well as evidence of inclusive and innovative approaches to teaching. 

To apply, please submit via by April 9th, 2022: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, writing sample (20-25p), and three letters of recommendation. In the diversity statement, applicants should demonstrate past/current or outline future contributions to inclusive excellence in research, teaching, and/or outreach. Duties include a 2/2 teaching load at the undergraduate level. 

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at Boston University and in the Cinema & Media Studies Program. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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725 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215