The University of Notre Dame, Department of Film, Television, and 
Theatre, invites applications for Professor of Film and Digital Media 
Production. Rank open but we expect to hire at a senior level. This 
position will be responsible for leading the department’s growing 
concentration in this area.

The successful candidate must have an MFA or Ph.D. in film production 
and significant teaching experience, or equivalent. Area of 
specialization is open, but demonstrated expertise in new media formats, 
narrative filmmaking, or screenwriting is especially desirable. We 
particularly welcome applicants who will continue the department's tight 
integration of production and critical studies, and contribute 
significantly to the rapidly expanding digital visual culture at Notre Dame.

The Search Committee’s deliberations will begin on November 15, 2011. 
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The 
appointment begins Tuesday, August 20, 2012. The University is on the 
semester system.

The Department of Film, Television, and Theatre (see: is a dynamic department with eighteen regular 
faculty. The liberal arts oriented curriculum presents a broad exposure 
to screen cultures as an intellectual endeavor as well as an aesthetic 
and practical one, and offers courses that appeal to a wide range of 
students, including non-majors. The department resides in the Marie P. 
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, dedicated in 2004.

The University of Notre Dame is an international Catholic research 
university with a strong institutional commitment to racial, cultural, 
and gender diversity. Notre Dame welcomes applications from women, 
people of color, or those attracted to a university with a Catholic 
identity (see: The benefits packages are 
competitive (see:

To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and a letter of application in 
a PDF, DOC, or DOCX format to: [log in to unmask] The letter should include 
statements about the candidate’s teaching aims and creative/scholarly 
work, a comment on why the candidate is interested in a position at 
Notre Dame, and the names and e-mail addresses of three references.

Screen-L is sponsored by the Telecommunication & Film Dept., the
University of Alabama: