Employment Condition: Fixed Term (9 Month Appointment)
Teach Film Studies and other English courses. The incumbent would be expected to teach a 4/4 load of courses that would include Film Studies, first-year composition, and other courses as needed.
Instruct courses in varied locations, at varied times, and via various media commensurate with department and university needs.
Engage in scholarly research or creative achievement to enhance knowledge of field.
Provide evidence of continuing preparation and study in the field to enhance teaching abilities.
Contribute to student growth and development including student advising.
Provide service to the university and community including the program, the department, the college, the university, and the greater community. Support Winona State University’s mission to enhance the intellectual, social, cultural, and economic vitality of the people and communities we serve.
PhD in Film and Media Studies or equivalent; ABD with completion date considered.
College teaching experience.
Skills/ability to integrate technology to enhance learning and teaching.
Demonstrated commitment to quality teaching.
[Demonstrated accomplishment and/or professional experience in Film Studies. oSuch experience could include, but not necessarily be limited to, film production, global cinemas, popular genres, film theory and criticism, and major directors.
Demonstrated, successful higher education teaching experience in Film Studies as well as first-year composition.
Direct experience and/or demonstrated accomplishment with at least two of the following: oFilm production oTelevision Studies oFilm festival curation and exhibition oOnline film courses
A complete online application will include the following: 1.A cover letter that addresses the qualifications listed previously 2.Current Curriculum Vitae / Resume 3.Transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) 4.At least three (3) letters of reference. Please advise persons providing letters of reference of Minnesota's open record law which can make such letters available to applicants upon request
About Winona State University: Founded in 1858, Winona State University (WSU) is the oldest member of the Minnesota State System of colleges and universities. Today WSU serves approximately 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students across two campuses in Winona and Rochester, Minnesota (MN). Winona State was named the second-best public institution in Minnesota by U.S. News & World Report's
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About Winona State University
Founded in 1858, Winona State University is a comprehensive public university with close to 8,900 students. The oldest member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, Winona State offers 80 undergraduate, pre-professional, licensure, graduate, and doctorate programs on its three campuses: the original Main Campus in Winona, the West Campus in Winona, and Winona State University-Rochester.