Faculty Position

Title of Position:
Adjunct Instructor, World Cinemas

Part-time, one-semester contract

College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts

Candidates must be qualified to teach World Cinemas, an introductory international film course in the general education curriculum. The successful candidate will be a dynamic and experienced teacher who applies active student-learning methods in the classroom.

Education Required:
Ph.D. (or expected completion of Ph.D. by August 2017) in film studies, media studies, cultural studies, comparative literature or related field is preferred.

This fall 2017 semester course is being offered on a Tuesday/Thursday schedule from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Classes begin Aug. 22, and final grades are due by Dec. 15.

Application Procedures:

Candidates should submit a letter of application detailing experience and areas of academic specialization and a curriculum vitae. Additional materials may be requested at a later date. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Applications should be submitted to Associate Dean Tom Schrand, College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), 4201 Henry Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144-5497 or to SchrandT@PhilaU.edu.

Starting Date:
August 2017

Posting Date:
August 2017

Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds, including but not limited to women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.