The Department of Theatre, Film and Television at the University of York is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Screen Production and/or Post Production to contribute to activities in film, television and interactive media. You should have a PhD in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience in cinema and broadcast television; experience of teaching film and television at HE level; and a strong record as a researcher or professional practitioner in one or more of the following areas: multi-camera studio TV production, cinematography, single-camera production or post-production. Candidates with a primary interest in audio should not apply.
The University is a member of the Russell Group of research-intensive UK universities. The recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) confirmed the position of the University among the leading institutions in the UK for research. The proportion of research activity of world-leading, 4* status is among the highest of any UK university, and York is rated tenth out of 155 higher education institutions for the impact of its research. The Department of Theatre, Film and Television was founded in 2007, and moved into a superb, £30m purpose-designed facility in 2010. We are now seeking to continue to enhance our research and teaching in discipline-specific fields while strengthening and expanding our interdisciplinary work across film and television, theatre and interactive media.
Our undergraduate degree programmes include a BSc in Film and Television Production, a BSc in Interactive Media, and a BA in Theatre: Writing, Directing and Performance, as well as masters programmes in Theatre, Digital Film and Television Production and in Post Production. There is also a thriving community of research students.
This appointment will be made on either a Research and Teaching or a Teaching and Scholarship contract depending on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant. The post is available from 1st September 2017.
Informal inquiries to Ed Braman: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone +44 (0)1904 325281. See also the Department website at: www.york.ac.uk/tftv/
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