Assistant/Associate Professor of Film and Electronic Arts (Open Rank)The Film & Electronic Arts Program at Bard College is searching to fill an open rank tenure track position, beginning September 2020, for a practicing filmmaker or media artist to teach undergraduate courses centered on one or more of the following: fiction and non-fiction filmmaking, cinematography, sound design, animation, digital media, expanded cinema, emerging and hybrid media forms. These hands-on courses should be designed to integrate into a broad liberal arts curriculum and a film major that includes both production and film history/criticism.
Bard College is a highly selective college of liberal arts and sciences with 2000 students and is located in the Hudson valley, 90 miles north of NYC. For more information on Bard visit www.bard.edu.
Candidates should have a strong and active exhibition and production record, college-level teaching experience, and be conversant with contemporary discourses in the field. A commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts environment and active participation in program development are a must.
To apply, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, sample course syllabus, media samples, and contact information for 3 references through Interfolio.com at: http://apply.interfolio.com/65962. References for finalists will be contacted for letters of recommendation.
Media samples must be submitted electronically as a web portfolio, streaming video links, or downloadable files. Include list of submitted titles with relevant link(s) and passwords, if files are password protected. Physical media submissions (such as DVDs, film reels, and 35mm slides) will not be accepted.
For full consideration, please send a complete application by November 1, 2019.
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and is especially interested in candidates who intend to contribute to the diversity goals of the institution.