Film Studies (Guest Position)
Sarah Lawrence College - Bronxville, NY

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Sarah Lawrence College, a coeducational liberal arts college located 30 minutes north of Manhattan, seeks candidates for a full-time, semester-long guest position in Film Studies in the fall of 2014. Candidates should have a PhD or be ABD in Film Studies or a related field, and have some teaching experience. If ABD, candidates should be well into work on their dissertations. We also welcome applications from senior faculty who would like to spend a semester teaching in close proximity to New York City. The successful candidate will teach two courses: a lecture that introduces students to a topic in Film Studies through a broad overview, such as a national or regional cinema, an important period in film’s history, or a major form, style, or trend; and a seminar that is more narrowly focused and studies a topic in depth. This may, but need not be, an innovative topic not usually taught in Film Studies or related fields. Application materials must include: cover letter; CV; two sample syllabi for the courses candidates propose to teach and a writing sample. PLEASE ALSO ARRANGE FOR 3 LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION TO BE SENT (WITH FILM STUDIES SEARCH in the subject line) to Rosemary Weeks . The deadline for applications is Monday April 7, 2014; the review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply for the position please go to: . Sarah Lawrence College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has as one of its goals the recruitment and retention of a racially and culturally diverse administration, staff and faculty. To that end, every job opening is seen as an opportunity to increase diversity and every effort will be made to expand the applicant pool in accordance with these goals. For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our web site at

PhD or be ABD in Film Studies or a related field Some Teaching Experience If ABD should be well into work on their dissertations

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