Faculty Announcement-2nd Notice

Elizabeth Fries (EFries@brooklyn.cuny.edu)
Thu, 10 Sep 1998 17:34:59 -0400

Dear VIDEOLIB Subscribers,

I thought the following announcement might be of interest -- I
apologize for any cross-postings.

Please forward this message to anyone you feel may be qualified.

Liz Fries
Brooklyn College
Department of Film
efries@brooklyn.cuny.edu
(718) 951-5664

BROOKLYN COLLEGE FILM DEPARTMENT FACULTY POSITIONS
- 2 OPENINGS -

FILM STUDIES - GLOBAL CINEMA
Film Department, Brooklyn College,
City University of New York

[RANK]:

Assistant Professor
Tenure-track position beginning September, 1999

[SALARY]:

$29,931-$45,672
Salary commensurate with qualifications and
experience.

[SEND CURRENT RESUME AND THREE LETTERS OF
REFERENCE TO]:

Dr. Joan V. Rome, Director
Personnel Services and Labor Relations
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn College/CUNY
Brooklyn, NY 11210-2889

[APPLICATION DEADLINE]:

Review of applications will begin on OCTOBER 15,
1998 and continue until position is filled.

[QUALIFICATIONS]:

Ph.D. in Film or related area; publications and
teaching experience in the following preferred
areas: global cinema, cultural perspectives on
film, the film industry, and one or two
non-Euro-American national cinemas; commitment
to undergraduate teaching; administrative
experience or potential; interest in department
administration; strong interpersonal skills;
computer skills in research and teaching.
(Sample syllabi, an interview, and a demonstration
class will be required of finalists).

[DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES]:

Teach courses in GLOBAL CINEMA, COMMUNITY VIEWS,
NON-FICTION FILM, CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES, one or two
non-Euro-American NATIONAL CINEMAS, FILM INDUSTRY,
and introductory sections of FILM LANGUAGE.
Committee work, administrative duties, student
advisement, supervision of independent studies,
curriculum development, continuing record of
publication.

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FILM PRODUCTION - SCREENWRITING
Film Department, Brooklyn College,
City University of New York

[RANK]:

Assistant Professor
Tenure-track position beginning September, 1999

[SALARY]:

$29,931-$45,672
Salary commensurate with qualifications and
experience.

[SEND CURRENT RESUME AND THREE LETTERS OF
REFERENCE TO]:

Dr. Joan V. Rome, Director
Personnel Services and Labor Relations
Brooklyn College/CUNY
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210-2889

[APPLICATION DEADLINE]:

Review of applications will begin on OCTOBER 15,
1998 and continue until position is filled.

[QUALIFICATIONS]:

M.F.A. or equivalent professional experience in
screenwriting and film production; professional
screenwriting credits; undergraduate teaching
experience in screenwriting and film production;
strong interpersonal skills and commitment to
undergraduate teaching; computer skills in
writing and teaching. (Sample syllabi, reel
and/or screenplays, interview, and a demonstration
class, will be required of finalists).

[DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES]:

Teach two sections of SCREENWRITING I
(introduction: the short script); SCREENWRITING II
(the feature script) and SCREENWRITING III
(adaptation); one section of INTRODUCTION TO FILM
PRODUCTION. Committee work, administrative duties,
student advisement, supervision of internships and
independent study productions, curriculum
development, continuing professional work in
screenwriting.

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- Anticipated faculty vacancy
- Subject to financial ability
- An equal opportunity
- Affirmative action
- Irca
- Americans with disabilities act employer

Since 1935 BROOKLYN COLLEGE has distinguished
itself as one of the nation's leading public
urban universities, receiving a four-star ranking
in the 1998 Fiske Guide to Colleges. The Film
Department of Brooklyn College is the only public
undergraduate department of film production and
film studies in New York City. There are two
hundred film majors from over fifty countries;
twelve hundred students take courses each year

in the department. The department offers a B.A.
with concentrations in Film Studies and Film
Production and a Certificate in Film Production,
which attracts advanced students with degrees from
universities around the world. Graduate teaching
is possible at CUNY's Graduate Center in midtown
Manhattan. A prestigious group of Film Associates
teach, advise students on career choices, and offer
professional internships. Close to Manhattan, the
26-acre, tree-lined campus is a favorite choice of
film directors seeking an ivy league setting.

Visit the Film Department Website:
http://depthome.brooklyn.cuny.edu/film/