Duke University, Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Position ID:Duke-Slavic and Eurasian Studies-ASSISTANTPROFESSOROFTHEPRACTIC [#22882]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of the Practice in East European Film Studies
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies
Film and Media Studies
Appl Deadline:2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/21, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2022/12/01)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies invites applications for an Assistant Professor of the Practice position in East European Film and Media Studies, beginning July 1, 2023. This position is renewable and entails promotion to Associate and Professor levels, dependent on the candidate’s successful reviews.

We seek a dynamic, engaging teacher who is invested in expanding our curriculum in film and media studies across national boundaries. The successful candidate should have a strong teaching portfolio and expertise in at least two or three East European cinemas. They should have native or near-native fluency in at least one East European language other than Russian. Some knowledge of Russian cinema is a plus.

The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in Film Studies, Slavic/East European Languages and Cultures, or another relevant field by July 1, 2023.

Application Materials Required: •Curriculum Vitae •Cover letter detailing teaching and research plans •Statement describing the candidate’s pedagogical approach to and learning objectives for teaching film and other media •Evidence of teaching excellence (syllabi, evaluations, awards) •Names and contact information for 3 references

Please send these materials to Jenni Solis, Business Manager for Slavic and Eurasian Studies: jw190@duke.edu

For inquires, please contact Professor Beth Holmgren, beth.holmgren@duke.edu, 919-942-1792, Languages 309, Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708.

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Box 90259
Durham, NC 27708