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The Division of Cinema and Media Studies at the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California invites applications for a tenure-track open-rank position in American film and media history, expected to begin on August 16, 2016. We will consider a broad array of theoretical and methodological approaches. Possible areas of specialization include, but are not limited to: studio history, archival methods, histories of representation, media archaeology, censorship, and star studies.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. at the time of appointment and should demonstrate excellence in teaching and research. The successful candidate will be expected to teach a range of offerings related to American film and media history, from introductory undergraduate lecture courses through graduate seminars. Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae including names and contact details for three references, and one sample of recent scholarship.
Position details and information about the application process can be found at:
Deadline for applications is November 15, 2015.
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Division of Cinema & Media Studies
School of Cinematic Arts
University of Southern California
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Los Angeles, CA 90089-2211
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