Film Theory Post (CLA) at York

From: zryd (email suppressed)
Date: Fri May 18 2007 - 07:48:45 PDT

Here is a one-year position at York University in a Film program that
has a concentration of makers and scholars interested in experimental
film and media. Note that U.S. and Mexican citizens are eligible to
apply on an equal basis with Canadian candidates under NAFTA.

The Department of Film, York University, invites applications for a 9
month contractually-limited position in Cinema and Media Studies
effective August 15, 2007 (subject to budgetary approval by the
University). Responsibilities will include teaching a full range of
appropriate undergraduate courses, serving on department committees,
student advising, and curriculum development. Research specialization
or teaching experience in film theory and one or more of the following
areas is preferred: world cinema; Canadian cinema and television;
gender and sexuality.

Applicants should have a doctorate (or near completion) in cinema
studies or a related discipline, a distinguished and active program
of research and publication, as well as an excellent record of
teaching at the undergraduate level. We welcome a working knowledge
of both of Canada’s official languages. Salary is commensurate with
experience and qualifications.

York University is an Affirmative Action Employer. The Affirmative
Action program can be found on York’s Web site at or a copy can be obtained by calling the
affirmative action office at 416-736-5713.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Temporary
entry for citizens of the U.S.A. and Mexico may apply per the
provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

A letter of application and curriculum vitae, three letters of
reference and a brief writing sample should be sent to:

Professor Brenda Longfellow, Chair
Department of Film, Room 222
Centre for Film and Theatre
York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3

Deadline to apply: June 15, 2007

Michael Zryd
Associate Professor
Department of Film, CFT 223
York University
4700 Keele St.
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, CANADA
tel: 416-736-5149
fax: 416-736-5710
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