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Assistant Professor of Editing

California State University, Northridge
Northridge, California 91330
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The California State University, Northridge, Department of Cinema and Television Arts seeks an Assistant Professor of Editing for our highly regarded Film Production Program.

You would teach intermediate and advanced courses in film and television editing as well as beginning courses in film production. In addition to teaching, the position requires advising duties, including mentoring and advising students working on advanced level production projects, advising students on academic matters, participating in departmental activities such as portfolio review and senior showcases, and interfacing with the entertainment industry and related organizations. Teaching may be assigned in a secondary area of expertise appropriate to your qualifications, including courses in General Education Curriculum. For purposes of reappointment, tenure, and promotion, emphasis will be placed on teaching effectiveness, scholarly and creative achievement, and service to the University and community. Faculty members are expected to contribute professionally at the state and national levels.

CSUN’s Commitment to You:

CSUN is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. Our values include a respect for all people, building partnerships with the community and the encouragement of innovation, experimentation and creativity. CSUN strives to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. CSUN is especially interested in candidates who make contributions to equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence for all members of the university community.

For information about the department, visit: https://www.csun.edu/mike-curb-arts-media-communication/cinema-television-arts

For information about the College visit: http://www.csun.edu/mike-curb-arts-media-communication

For more information about the University, visit: http://www.csun.edu

Application Deadline:

Screening of applications will begin November 15, 2019. Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three current letters of recommendation to the address below. In later phases of the search process, applicants may be requested to provide verification of terminal degrees, licenses and certificates, a portfolio of creative/scholarly works, and a written statement addressing how your approach to teaching includes diversity.

This institution is using Interfolio’s By Committee to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free   Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge to:



  • M.F.A. in Cinema-Television or related field from an accredited institution required.
  • Demonstrated successful teaching experience in film/television picture editing and film production at the university or college level required. Experience with Avid hardware and software required.
  • Demonstrated successful experience in leading students in the film/television post-production process, required.
  • Professional experience in film/television picture editing required. Membership in professional picture editing organizations desired.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community required

At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services to work in the United States.


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Posted: 2019-10-30 Expires: 2019-11-29

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