The University of Georgia Department of Theatre and Film Studies
seeks an academic professional in media technology beginning August
1, 2018. The academic year salary is $50,000. This non-tenure-track
position is renewable on a yearly basis subject to satisfactory
performance and the continued availability of funding.
The media technologist provides day-to-day technical support for
faculty teaching courses incorporating media technology such as DV
Video Production, 3D Printing, Directing for Cinema, Interactive
Media and Live Performance, and Acting for the Camera; works with
faculty and graduate student media designers to implement media
into departmental productions; and manages a check-out system for
media equipment. The instructional load for this position is four
courses each year. These courses will typically include the
department’s required graduate-level courses Media Studio I-IV
along with courses in the individual’s areas of expertise, which
may include game design, animation, video production, or sound
Qualifications: M.F.A. or equivalent terminal
degree in a relevant area such as theatre, video, or media
The University: With 37,596 students, the
University of Georgia is the state’s flagship institution of higher
education. The oldest state chartered land grant university in the
nation, it is located in Athens, 65 miles northeast of Atlanta.
The Department: The Department of Theatre and
Film Studies is a unit of the Franklin College of Arts and
Sciences. It offers B.A. degrees in theatre and in film studies,
MFA degrees in performance, design/technology and dramatic media,
and the Ph.D. in theatre and performance studies. The department
encompasses the applied and scholarly study of drama in a wide
range of media, including stage, film and 3D computer animation.
The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the
University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of
its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning
environment that is inclusive. Please visit our website:
Applications: Candidates who submit
applications by January 22, 2018 will receive full consideration.
Apply online at https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/3193.
Applicants should upload a cover letter, C.V., and names and e-mail
addresses of three references who will receive an online link for
submitting letters. Inquiries may be directed to Professor Julie
Ray, Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual
orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing
accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials
related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR
(email@example.com). Please do not contact the department or
search committee with such requests.
Location/Region: Athens, GA (US - 30602)