[Frameworks] Screen Studies Position Opening

From: Patricia R. Zimmermann <patty_at_ithaca.edu>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2011 09:09:42 -0500 (EST)


Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of
Communications invites applications for a full-time,
tenure-eligible position in Screen Studies,
beginning AY 2012-13.

In addition to teaching Screen Studies at the
undergraduate level, the successful candidate will
have the opportunity to develop and teach courses
for the new integrated core curriculum at Ithaca
College. Successful candidates will demonstrate an
ability to teach and research in Screen Studies,
which incorporates studies in film, television, new
media, and emerging forms from interdisciplinary
critical and theoretical perspectives with a
narrative emphasis.

In addition, a candidate must demonstrate the
ability to teach in at least two of the following
areas: industry/production studies; international
cinema, television, and/or new media; film and
television theory and criticism; and
gender/race/class studies. Courses associated with
this position span introductory, intermediate and
advanced levels as well interdisciplinary courses
for the new integrated liberal education core
curriculum at Ithaca College.

Qualifications: Teaching experience and publications
required. PhD in Cinema, Television, Communications
or related field required. ABDs with a 2012 defense
date may also be considered.

Ithaca College continually strives to build an
inclusive and welcoming community of individuals,
with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of
backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual
respect, social justice, and the free and open
exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will
demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value
the varied learning needs and interests of a
culturally diverse student population and that
reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of
all students. Ithaca College, a comprehensive
residential campus community of 7,000 students,
offers a learning experience that combines the best
of the liberal arts and professional education.

Our new strategic plan IC 20/20 positions us to
offer a truly distinct integrative learning
experience that allows us to graduate students who
are ready for the personal, professional, and global
challenges of our age. We seek candidates who
embrace integrative learning and want to be a part
of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.

 Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic
Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South
Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just
minutes away from the city center. Combining small
town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college
community, the thriving and culturally diverse city
of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of
the top 10 places to live in the U.S.

To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at
www.ithaca.edu. Interested applicants must apply
on-line at www.icjobs.org and attach a CV and cover
letter outlining how teaching and research interests
intersect with the areas outlined above. Additional
materials may be requested at a later date.

Questions about on-line application may be directed
to the Office of Human Resources at 607-274-8000.
Review of applications will begin on immediately. To
ensure full consideration, complete applications
should be received by February 10, 2012.

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse
academic community and encourages members of
underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that
contributes to the diversity of the college is

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