The Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production seeks to hire a qualified lecturer with a strong record of teaching and design to teach one section of TFDP 101: Introduction to Design in the Fall 2020 quarter (October 1 - December 18, 2020) The course meets Fridays, 11:00 am - 2:50 pm PST. Because of COVID-19, the class is to be taught online, either asynchronously (with assignments posted and lectures videoed) or synchronously (in real-time zoom meetings with students.)
Our department is committed to reflecting our student diversity in the ways in which we cast and produce our work.
The appointment will begin on October 1, 2020 and continue for one quarter, with a salary of approx. $6264.56 per course. The position is contingent upon funding.
Required Qualifications: MFA or PhD in Design in film, theatre or related field, or a minimum of 3 years equivalent professional experience. The candidates should have broad experience in the design field, including lighting, CAD, etc.
Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience at the university level is desired. UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for under-represented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
Review of applications will begin August 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit the following:
* Letter of application * Curriculum vitae * Copy of highest degree transcript * Three current letters of recommendation * Teaching evidence: 1-3 sample syllabi of previously taught courses or a sample of student evaluations * Statement of contributions to diversity that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service
Inquiries can be made to:
Bryan Bradford, Department Administrator UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01314
About University of California Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.