The Cinema Department at Binghamton University offers a unique B.A. program that puts formal and aesthetic issues in cinema into active dialogue with its theoretical and social dimensions (http://www.binghamton.edu/cinema/).
The Department seeks applicants for a full time tenure track appointment to teach production and aesthetics. Applicants are being sought whose works demonstrate unique artistic approaches to film/video production and who exhibit a capacity for critical discourse. The integration of alternative processes involving installation, performance, animation, and new media are of interest. Applicants must have an MFA, a commitment to teaching, and a strong record of achievement in creative work. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
This is an affiliated position for Material and Visual Worlds, one of five Transdisciplinary Areas of Excellence (TAEs) that Binghamton University has identified for growth under the auspices of its SUNY 2020 plan. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of this TAE as an area of intensive research and teaching. The search committee will include members of the Material and Visual Worlds steering committee. For more information on the TAEs, go to http: http://www.binghamton.edu/academics/provost/tae2013.html.
Applicants should forward the following electronically: curriculum vitae, three references with contact information, artist’s statement, one sample syllabus, and links to online work samples listed in order of priority to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is December 6. Binghamton University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.