Please post this announcement for a job opening at the University of
Newcastle. This job was previously advertised but was not filled.  We have
now secured funding and will be hiring soon.  Foreign candidates will be
interviewed at the Society for Cinema Studies Conference.
Thank you,
Pamela Robertson
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Position No. A44/97
The Department offers a full undergraduate major in Film Studies, comprising
a wide range of subjects in film history, theory, and criticism.  The
appointee will be expected to teach and assess undergraduate students,
contribute to curriculum development and administration, and conduct
research in his or her area of expertise.
Essential criteria: Completion or near completion of a higher degree in a
related discipline.
Desirable criteria: Publications in refereed journals; tertiary teaching
experience; ability to cpmplement the Department's range of teaching
interests in film studies.
Salary: The salary range for the position is #31,637AU to $42,933AU per annum.
General:  The position is available on a fixed term basis for a period of
three years.  Further information about the Department and the position may
be obtained from Associate Professor David Boyd on 61-49-21-5178 or email,
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contact the Human Resources Management Branch at 61-49-21-7082 or fax
Written applications must quote the position number, address all selection
criteria; provide details of qualifications and experience, and the names,
addresses, phone and fax numbers of three referees; and be forwarded to:
Human Resources Management Branch
The University of Newcastle
Newcastle NSW 2308
Applications close: 18 April, 1997
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