Chapman University, Dodge College of Film and Media Arts

Position ID:Chapman University-Dodge College of Film and Media Arts-PRD [#23333]
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Producing
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Orange, California 92866, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Producing
Appl Deadline:2023/02/02 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/11/03, updated 2022/10/17, listed until 2023/02/03)
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Job Title

Assistant or Associate Professor of Producing, Non-Tenure Track, August 2023





Dodge College of Film & Media Arts




General Information

Chapman University and Dodge College of Film and Media Arts seek applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position in Creative Producing (with a focus on Development) beginning August 2023.

Chapman University is a nationally ranked institution offering traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of Southern California’s most diverse and vibrant regions. The university achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities. Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research, publishing, and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. Dedicated to forward-looking, personalized education, we create an environment for unlimited achievement by both our students and faculty. Dodge College is ranked #4 in the nation, among film schools by The Hollywood Reporter. More information about the university and Dodge College is available at

The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at


The successful candidate will have teaching experience and significant professional experience in producing in the areas of creative development with experience at a major, mini-major or independent television and/or film production company.  Secondarily, knowledge of all business aspects of pre-production thru post-production will be included as well as experience (including use of Movie Magic software).  While a terminal degree is preferred, equivalent professional experience will be considered.

The successful candidate will be committed to teaching first as well as to continuing his or her own professional work.


Faculty duties include teaching, oversight of all Creative Producing student needs, Producing Portfolio projects, academic advising, program development and service to the school and university. The teaching load is 24 credits per academic year, in addition to continued professional work and/or research and scholarship.

Contact Information

Qualified applicants are required to submit an application to Academic Jobs Online, link below. Required materials include:

·         A Chapman University faculty application; Download a copy of the Chapman Faculty Application for Employment here.

·         Cover letter

·          Curriculum vitae

·         Three letters of professional recommendation online at:


Academic Jobs Online at:

Please direct any inquiries about the position to Ed Lavelle, Chair of the search, by emailing with “Producing Position” in the subject line.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications with a range of $95,000-$105,000. Successful completion of a background check is required for the final candidate.

Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Chapman University, One University Drive, Orange, CA 92866 Human Resources Department


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866