Working for the School
Positions available working for the School of Communications:
- Visiting Assistant Professor - Film Production
The School of Communications at Webster University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Film Production. The successful candidate will teach all levels of film production courses, advanced courses in film and video producing, and may also teach courses involving film directing, Avid editing, and RED camera systems. Applicant must be familiar with digital film technology and be able to guide students through the pre-production, production and post-production of individual short films. The position is available for the full 2015-16 academic year, with potential renewal for an additional year.
The position requires teaching experience, industry experience, and creative or professional accomplishment; MA required, with possible exception for candidates with extensive professional experience and accomplishment; MFA preferred.
The School of Communications at Webster University prepares students to excel as skilled professionals in the global field of communications. We provide theory and practice in media courses framed within a liberal arts-based curriculum, augmented by personalized mentorship, and professional development opportunities. Fifteen distinct majors are available at the undergraduate level, and master’s degrees are available in five diverse fields of communications. We offer BA and MA programs on the Webster campuses in Geneva, Vienna, London, Leiden, Thailand, and Ghana, as well as in Saint Louis and online.
Applicants should send: (1) a letter of interest that addresses qualifications and fit to the Department and School, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) contact information for three references; additional materials may be requested at a later date. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; for priority consideration, applications should be received by April 20, 2015. Interested candidates may submit electronic applications to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line "Film Production.”
For the latest information about other employment opportunities at Webster University, including graduate assistantships, please check with Human Resources.