St. Lawrence University, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution invites applications for a one-year appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor of Film Studies, beginning August, 2014. The successful candidate will be able to teach Introduction to Film and Film History, as well as elective courses in the candidate’s areas of interest. Ph.D. by the time of appointment is expected. Teaching load is three courses each semester.
The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff and students and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.
To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter, current CV, and sample course syllabi to Professor Richard Jenseth, Chair, Film and Representation Studies, 7 University Ave, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617. Applications received by December 15, 2013 will receive fullest consideration for MLA interview. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until position is filled.
For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit SLU’s homepage at http://www.stlawu.edu. St. Lawrence University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.
All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.