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Instructional Faculty - Live Action Filmmaking - Non-Tenure Track Lecturer
Rochester Institute of Technology

Date Posted Sep. 21, 2018
Title Instructional Faculty - Live Action Filmmaking - Non-Tenure Track Lecturer
University Rochester Institute of Technology More About This Institution...
Department School of Film and Animation More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 14, 2019
  • Rochester, NY
    United States
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Film/Video

The School of Film and Animation (SOFA) invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position in live action filmmaking. The position requires skills in general film production with expertise in at least one of the following areas: editing, sound, and film business. Courses taught will focus on a variety of skills and concepts in the production of narrative, documentary, and experimental films. SOFA faculty members are working professionals dedicated to the education of future independent and industry filmmakers. In addition to an assigned teaching load, responsibilities include advising of students, assisting in curriculum development, and providing service to the College of Art and Design and SOFA.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
- Bachelor degree and professional experience are required
- Artistic achievement in filmmaking
- Expertise in at least one of the following areas: editing, sound, film business. Body of work (portfolio).
- Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.

Preferred qualifications:
- MFA degree
- Prior teaching experience

For position information and to apply,; search openings, then Keyword Search 4075BR.
Please search other School of Film and Animation openings: 4027BR; 4063BR; 4095BR.

  • The hiring process for this position may require a criminal background check and/or motor vehicle records check. Any verbal or written offer made is contingent on satisfactory results, as determined by Human Resources.RIT does not discriminate. RIT promotes and values diversity, pluralism and inclusion in the work place. RIT provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, sex, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities.RIT provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities under the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the New York Human Rights Law, or similar applicable law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to your application for employment at RIT, please contact the Human Resources office at 585-475-2424 or email your request to

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Contact Information

  • Mary Barnard
    School of Film and Animation
    Rochester Institute of Technology
    Rochester, NY


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