Position Overview:  Merrimack College invites applications for adjuncts to teach Introduction to Television Production in the Department of Communication and Media in the fall 2018 semester.

The ideal candidate will have substantial professional experience in television and/or other broadcast media and will be able to teach a hands-on course that will culminate in the production of original Merrimack College campus television programming. The successful candidate will have experience in the technical side of video production, including but not limited to: Effective use of in-studio cameras, experience in lighting techniques and shot composition, experience using industry-standard editing software programs as well as control room experience.

In addition to being able to teach the above course, the ideal candidate should have a Master’s Degree in Communication or a related field and feel comfortable teaching in a Communication Studies-based curriculum that strives to balance communication theory with real world application.

Merrimack College is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We encourage applications from people of diverse backgrounds.

Merrimack College is a selective four-year Catholic college in the Augustinian tradition, offering programs in the liberal arts, business, the sciences, and engineering for its students. The college is located in the Merrimack Valley, approximately 25 miles north of Boston.

To Apply:  Interested applicants should send the following through the WORKFORCE PORTAL: 1) current curriculum vitae with contact information for three references, 2) letter of application, 3) evidence of teaching effectiveness or a statement about your teaching philosophy.

Applicants should also submit a sample(s) of work that exemplifies the technical and production-based expectations discussed above to Turnerjs@merrimack.edu. Only complete applications will be considered.

Review of applications will begin immediately. For questions, please contact Dr. Jake Turner, Chair of the Department of Communication and Media at turnerjs@merrimack.edu

Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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