Temp, Part-time Artist-in-Residence, Documentary Film – Macon Campus (10-Month) Grant Based

Division: Media, Culture and the Arts
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Position: Faculty
Job Type: Part Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled
Description:

The Department of Media, Culture and the Arts at Middle Georgia State University is accepting applications for a one-year appointment as Artist-in-Residence/Visiting Professor in Documentary Film to begin in August 2017 in conjunction with the Tubman Museum (a museum dedicated to African American History and culture) in Macon, GA. We seek an artist who actively shows at film festivals. The appointee will teach one class each semester and will create a documentary film on a topic appropriate to the mission of the Museum. The appointee will also facilitate the hosting of workshops for high school students as a way of fostering a culture of documentary imagery.

QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. in Film Production (preferred) or related field with emphasis in documentary film making, demonstrated creative scholarship, and professional activities in file.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Robert McTyre, Interim Chair, Department of Media, Culture & the Arts at robert.mctyre@mga.edu.

SALARY: Grant Funded

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately. For best consideration, please submit application materials by July 7, 2017.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line "Art Res". Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Faculty application; a letter of interest; curriculum vitae, artist's statement, link to professional website with examples of work, teaching philosophy, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a list of three to five professional references with current email, mailing address and telephone number. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

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