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Assistant/Associate Professor of Television Writing and Producing

Chapman University
Orange, California 92866
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Chapman University's nationally recognized Dodge College of Film and Media Arts seeks applications for a non-tenure track Artistic Assistant / Associate Professor of Television Writing and Producing, beginning August 2019. 

Chapman University, located in the heart of Orange County, California, offers traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts and sciences and select pre-professional and graduate programs. Now ranked #5 among western universities by U.S. News and World Report, Chapman University has gained national recognition for its commitment to excellence through innovative research and teaching. 

Dodge College is ranked #6 in the nation among film schools by The Hollywood Reporter. Housed within the Sodaro-Pankey Undergraduate School of Media Arts, Television Writing and Producing is a program in narrative television that shares a focus on storytelling which binds together the many programs in Dodge College, one of the top film schools in the nation. The curriculum introduces students to the history, business, writing, and production of episodic and web-based television programs. More information about Dodge College of Film and Media Arts is available at chapman.edu/dodge.

The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman can be found at http://www.chapman.edu/diversity.

Faculty duties include teaching theory, writing and producing in introductory and advanced courses in both the undergraduate and graduate program, academic advising, and program development. The teaching load is 18.5 credits per academic year plus continued professional work and/or research and scholarship and service to the school and university.


Requirements include:
• Deep industry experience as a show-running writer/producer of prime-time dramas and/or comedies. 
• Teaching experience.
• Willingness to take a leadership role in building the program. 
• Committed to teaching first as well as to continuing their own professional work. 
• Degree in television or a related area (terminal degree preferred), and/or significant professional experience as described above. 

Desirable experience includes creating series, executive producing series, and writing or directing episodes of series. Experience writing and producing internet-based comedies and/or dramas is also desirable. 

Further details can be found at www.chapman.edu/jobs. Qualified applicants should apply via Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12966)


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Posted: 2019-02-04 Expires: 2019-03-06

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