The Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production seeks to hire a qualified lecturer to teach one section of TFDP 166B – Screenwriting: Outline to First Draft, in both the Winter 2019 and Spring 2019 quarters. The lecturer will teach undergraduate students in this course the fundamentals of screenwriting, including story development, plotting, and characterization as they are used in creating a complete script for television or feature film.
The appointment will be for two quarters, January 7 - March 22, 2019 (Winter) and April 1 – June 14, 2019 (Spring) with a salary of approx. $6081 for each course. Positions are contingent upon funding.
Required Qualifications: MA, MFA or Ph.D. in screenwriting or a related field, or a minimum of 3 years equivalent professional experience. Teaching experience at the university level is desired.
Review of applications will begin October 14, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit the following:
Letter of application
Copy of highest degree transcript
Three current letters of recommendation
Teaching evidence: A sample of student evaluations or 1-3 sample syllabi of previously taught courses
Statement of contributions to diversity that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service.
Inquiries can be made to: Bryan Bradford, Department Administrator UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production firstname.lastname@example.org
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for under-represented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF00994
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A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.