Posting Summary: The University of Virginia Department of Media Studies seeks applications to fill non-tenure track Lecturer positions during the 2016-2017 academic year. The initial one-year appointment may be renewable for an additional year contingent upon funding, satisfactory performance, and departmental teaching needs. A PhD or appropriate terminal degree is expected by the start date, but not required. Teaching experience is expected. Compensation will take the form of wages. Subject areas of particular need include, but are not limited to, Media Policy and Law, Race/Ethnicity and Media, Gender/Sexuality and Media, Global Media, Media History, or Film Studies (non-US). Applications will be considered beginning May 26, 2016.
To apply, please complete a Candidate Profile online through Jobs@UVa (https://jobs.virginia.edu), and electronically attach the following: a current CV, cover letter, statement of teaching, and complete contact information for three professional references. Search on posting #0618751.
Questions regarding this position or the online application process should be directed to: Barbara Gibbons email@example.com
The University will perform background checks for all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.