Temporary, Part-Time Artist-in-Residence, Documentary Film - Macon Campus (10-Month)

Position ID: 36465
Middle Georgia State University
Arts & Sciences
Media, Culture, & the Arts
Branch Campus: 
Macon, Georgia
Position Description
New Position?: 
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Artist in Residence
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Temp, Part-time Artist-in-Residence, Documentary Film – Macon Campus (10-Month) Grant Based
Media, Culture and the Arts

The Department of Media, Culture and the Arts at Middle Georgia State University is accepting applications for a one-year appointment as Artist-in-Residence/Visiting Professor in Documentary Film to begin in August 2017 in conjunction with the Tubman Museum (a museum dedicated to African American History and culture) in Macon, GA.  We seek an artist who actively shows at film festivals.  The appointee will teach one class each semester and will create a documentary film on a topic appropriate to the mission of the Museum.  The appointee will also facilitate the hosting of workshops for high school students as a way of fostering a culture of documentary imagery.

QUALIFICATIONS: M.F.A. in Film Production (preferred) or related field with emphasis in documentary film making, demonstrated creative scholarship, and professional activities in file.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Contact Robert McTyre, Interim Chair, Department of Media, Culture & the Arts at robert.mctyre@mga.edu.

SALARY:  Grant Funded

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Review of applications will begin immediately. For best consideration, please submit application materials by July 7, 2017.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE/TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “Art Res”.  Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Faculty application (please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to obtain your faculty application); a letter of interest; curriculum vitae, artist’s statement, link to professional website with examples of work, teaching philosophy, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a list of three to five professional references with current email, mailing address and telephone number.  Paper application materials will not be accepted.


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CIP Discipline Code: 
Film/Video Technical/Production (Admin code)
Television/Film Production
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