plazo: 1 diciembre 2010
tipo de trabajo: remunerado
donde: Abu Dhabi
We invite applications for faculty positions in Film/Media production at all levels (assistant, associate, or full professor). We are looking for a filmmaker who maintains a distinguished record of professional achievement together with a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to play an integral role in fashioning a complete international research university oriented around the liberal arts. We encourage applicants in the field of film/media production, including directing, producing, editing, animation, experimental film, narrative, and documentary. Ideal candidates have projects/interest in the Middle East and Gulf Region.
Members of NYU Abu Dhabi’s standing faculty receive generous support for research and travel. The teaching load is three undergraduate courses per year (semester system), including at least one in the core curriculum. Other terms of employment are competitive compared to U.S. benchmarks and include housing and educational subsidies for children. Standing faculty members are affiliated with relevant departments at NYU in New York. They typically begin their appointments with a year of reduced teaching at NYU’s Washington Square campus. Thereafter, they will have the opportunity to spend semesters at NYU in New York or at other campuses within NYU’s global network. The appointment may begin as soon as September 1, 2011 but could be delayed until September 1, 2012.
Situated at a new global crossroads, NYU Abu Dhabi is integrally connected to NYU New York. The faculties collaborate across the two campuses, which form the foundation of a unique global network university and are linked to NYU’s other study and research sites on five continents.
Alongside its highly selective liberal arts college, NYU Abu Dhabi is creating distinctive graduate programs and a world-class institute for advanced research that fosters creative work across the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Engineering. The international character of NYUAD is reflected in the global composition of the faculty and the student body as well as the research agenda and curriculum, which have been designed to promote inventiveness, intellectual curiosity, multidisciplinary interest, and intercultural understanding.
Applications must be submitted by December 1, 2010. Letters of application should be uploaded in PDF format to our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/human.resources/open.positions.html and addressed to Professor John Tintori, Chair, Tisch School of the Arts Graduate Film, New York University, New York, NY 10003. Candidates should also submit a curriculum vitae, a list of three references, and an artistic statement that includes teaching philosophy and current projects. Finalists will be contacted for work samples. If you have any questions about the application procedure, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
NYU Abu Dhabi is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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