Radio-Television-Film Lecturer Pool

Radio-Television-Film Lecturer Pool

first_imgDepartment SummaryThe Department of Film and Theatre at San José State University hastwo major programs, Radio-Television-Film and Theatre Arts thatprepare students for careers as actors, performers, directors,script writers, producers, designers, technicians, managers, andscholarly/critical writers.We offer training and experience in radio, television, film, andtheatre production as well as courses in the history, scholarship,and aesthetics of these media. The department creates short andfeature films through SpartanFilm Studios , a full season of stage productions, and otherfaculty, staff, and student production projects. Students canparticipate in the department’s full-time radio station, KSJS 90.5 , which provides entertainment,sports, and community service to the Bay Area.Brief Description of Duties The UniversitySan José StateUniversity enrolls over 35,700 students, a significantpercentage of whom are members of minority groups. As such, thisposition is for scholars interested in a career at a nationalleader in graduating URM students. SJSU is a Hispanic ServingInstitution (HSI) and Asian American and Native American PacificIslander (AANAPISI) Serving Institution; 40% of our students arefirst-generation, and 38% are Pell-qualified. The university iscurrently ranked third nationally in increasing student upwardmobility. The University is committed to increasing the diversityof its faculty so our disciplines, students, and the community canbenefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.San José State University is California’s oldest institution ofpublic higher learning. Located in downtown San José (Pop.1,000,000) in the heart of Silicon Valley, SJSU is part of one ofthe most innovative regions in the world. As Silicon Valley’spublic university, SJSU combines dynamic teaching, research, anduniversity-industry experiences to prepare students to address thebiggest problems facing society. SJSU is a member of the 23-campusCalifornia State University (CSU) system.Equal Employment StatementSan José State University is an Affirmative Action/EqualOpportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, nationalorigin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexualorientation, genetic information, medical condition, maritalstatus, veteran status, or disability. This policy applies to allSan José State University students, faculty, and staff as well asUniversity programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations aremade for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose. Note thatall San José State University employees are considered mandatedreporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect ReportingAct and are required to comply with the requirements set forth inCSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.Additional InformationA background check (including a criminal records check) must becompleted satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered aposition with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete thebackground check may affect the application status of applicants orcontinued employment of current CSU employees who apply for thepositionAdvertised: November 21, 2020 (9:00 AM) Pacific StandardTimeApplications close: Teach undergraduate courses in radio, television or film,including courses in the RTVF major and those offered under GeneralEducation; hold regular office hours; work cooperatively withstaff, chair, and other faculty members; participate in courseassessment activities.Candidate must demonstrate awareness and experienceunderstanding the needs of a student population of great diversity– in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language andacademic preparation – through inclusive course materials, teachingstrategies and advisement.All Faculty should be organizing their classes within theCanvas Learning Management System (LMS), the official LMS providedfor the SJSU community. All classes at SJSU, whether online or not,must be anchored in the Canvas platform to ensure faculty-studentconnection in a common space as all students are directed to log into Canvas for online access to their classes. You will have accessto this system prior to the semester start date. M.A., M.F.A., or Ph.D. with significant professionalexperience, strong teaching skills, and competence or training inradio, tv and/or film studies, performance, or production.Applicants should demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivityto the educational goals of a multicultural population as mighthave been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching andother comparable experience. Address inquiries to Nikole Abrego, Administrative Analyst,[email protected]center_img Conditional AppointmentPlease be advised that an appointment is contingent upon budget andenrollment considerations and subject to order of assignmentprovisions in the collective bargaining agreement betweenCalifornia State University and California Faculty Association.These provisions state the “Order of Work,” or the order in whichavailable courses must be assigned to faculty, starting with tenureline faculty and ending with new lecturer appointees.Salary Range – To commensurate with experience.Application ProcedureClick Apply Now to complete the SJSU Online Employment Applicationand attach the following documents: Required Qualifications CVCover LetterStatement of Expertise, including professional experience,courses you are qualified to teach and, if possible, timesavailable for teaching assignmentsThree references with contact informationlast_img

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