[Air-L] Assistant Professor of Media Arts, Wesley College, Dover, DE

Tery G teryg93 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 2 20:04:53 PDT 2013

We're a small teaching college in Dover DE and we're looking for a tenure
track assistant professor to replace someone who's retiring.

Here's the job description, from higheredjobs.com:

Wesley College in Dover, Delaware invites applications for a tenure-track
Assistant Professor in Media Arts to begin with the 2014-2015 academic
year. Primary teaching responsibilities will include beginning and advanced
classes in video and audio production. An expertise in social media or
digital photography is a plus. Teaching will also include departmental core
courses and might include courses in the college's common core. Typical
load is 4/4. Candidates are expected to remain current with ever changing

The faculty member will also advise and mentor undergraduate students and
should be capable of inspiring students to operate the Wesley College
television and radio studios. The faculty member will be expected to work
cooperatively toward integrating media in an online environment. Wesley
College is looking for a strong candidate who can demonstrate a desire to
teach, mentor, and advise undergraduates. A strong candidate should be
interested in program development and in helping the Media Arts program
evolve in a rapidly changing media environment.

For tenure, the candidate must have demonstrated scholarship, excellence in
teaching and advising students. Service to the department and to the
college community is also required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. or M.F.A. in media production or related
discipline. Exceptional candidates holding a Master's degree and having
extensive professional experience may be considered. Candidates must be
able to provide evidence of effective teaching at the undergraduate level.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience or interest in advising college
student media is highly valued.

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, DVD or link
to a website with examples of candidate's video and audio work and the
contact information for three references can be mailed to the Human
Resource Office, Wesley College, 120 North State Street, Dover, DE 19901 or
sent via e-mail to hroffice at wesley.edu. The position will remain open until
filled. Application review will begin immediately.

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