Lecturer/Professor of Film and Television
Department of Film & Television at School of Art is a pioneering department to develop this area across the country. This position has two aspects of education and practical projects. A part of the position it to teach a variety of film courses such as production, cinematography, film business, editing, lighting, script writing and directing; and the other part is to supervise practical projects for making short films, and feature films.
➱ Make continuous efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing innovative methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods.
➱ Develop and use a syllabus for each course or laboratory within college, discipline, and departmental guidelines and submit one copy to the department chair.
➱ Plan, develop, and use a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles.
➱ Evaluate students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course objectives and inform them of their progress in the course in a timely manner.
➱ Keep accurate student records and submit related reports and forms within requested timelines.
➱ Review, evaluate, and recommend student textbooks and learning materials.
➱ Teach courses at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs.
✅ Terminal degree, or its equivalent, in film and television or a related field
✅ Significant industry and teaching experience with extensive professional qualifications in specialized areas in film and television
✅ Experience in producing, editing and scriptwriting
✅ Problem-solving skills, team spirit and passion for independent filmmaking
✅ Commitment to teaching excellence
✅ Excellent writing and communication skills
➊ Applications should be submitted online via THIS PAGE. DO NOT submit applications by emails, as the process is through our online system.
➋ Applications will be immediately reviewed to examine basic criteria of selection. Shortlisted candidates will be normally notified within a week after submission.
➌ Approved candidates (shortlisted) will be asked to provide the names of at least three references to submit letter of recommendation.
➍ All shortlisted candidates will be reviewed (along with their letters of recommendation), and the successful candidate will be selected.
Informal inquiries should be direct to
Professor Ali Eftekhari
Chair, Search Committee
Dean, School of Art
Official updates of the position can be found at http://art.ju.edu.et/jobs/professor-film-television.html