Major Duties: - Maintain a nationally-recognized research and/or creative activities program- Teach both digital media production and cinema/media studies courses in area(s) of expertise, as well as foundational courses- Engage in curriculum development, mentor undergraduate and graduate students- Participate in departmental and college committees- Develop and maintain industry relationships
Minimum Qualifications: - Ph.D. or M.F.A. in Film, Communication, or a relevant discipline (ABDs considered; degree completion required by August 2, 2021) from an accredited institution- Evidence of strong potential to develop and maintain a nationally recognized program of scholarship or creative activity- Demonstrate the capacity for excellence in teaching
Internal Number: 352_57349
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.