Film and Media Studies - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20003460)
Part-Time Instructor for Filmmaking 1: Fundamentals
Instructor will teach one section of Filmmaking 1: Fundamentals, a 3-credit introductory digital cinema production course. The course is typically a combination of lecture, hands-on demonstrations and group production work, screenings, and critiques of student group and individual projects. This semester the course will be taught using the Flex@Pitt approach, which accommodates the needs of in-person and synchronous and asynchronous remote students. The instructor will work with others teaching Filmmaking 1 sections this semester to individualize their syllabus within a common approach to teaching the course.
* 3+ years in independent or industry digital cinema production
* A PhD, an MFA, or a BFA in Film/Media Production
* Experience teaching digital cinema production.
To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter through Talent Center.
We strongly encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is committed to building and fostering a culturally diverse environment. Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills and ability to work effectively with a wide range of individuals and constituencies in support of a diverse community are required.
Required qualifications: * 3+ years in independent or industry digital cinema production Preferred Qualifications: * A PhD, an MFA, or a BFA in Film/Media Production * Experience teaching digital cinema production. To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter through Talent Center. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Parttime-Regular
Required Attachments: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 20003460
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