Job search - Hampshire College

From: Bill Brand (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Jan 19 2009 - 07:57:40 PST

Visiting Assistant Professor of Film/Video Production

Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts
institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting
applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Film/Video

We seek candidates with a strong background in 16mm and other
analogue formats and in video and digital post-production and who
should have an active relationship to experimental and
non-conventional approaches to filmmaking. Teaching experience,
professional recognition, and a strong background in history, theory,
and criticism are essential. Experience with analogue and digital
still photography is a plus. Graduate degree or the equivalent
required. Teaching load will be two courses per semester, and also
includes supervision of independent work including senior theses and
student advising. Candidate must be comfortable working in an
interdisciplinary setting and with a wide variety of students and

Hampshire College is committed to building a culturally diverse
intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from
women and minority candidates.

This full time, one-year position will begin fall 2009, pending
budgetary approval. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive
benefits program. Review of applications begins February 16, 2009.
Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae (including e-mail
address), and names of three references with their contact
information, at least one of which can address teaching experience,
and sample(s) of work to:

Film/Video Production Search Committee
School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002-5001

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to
diversity in education and employment.

For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.