Adjunct Instructor, Audio and Video Media I

Title – Adjunct Instructor, Photography, Video, Film
Start Date – Fall Semester, 2019
Department – Photography, Video, Film

Audio and Video Media I (2 Courses)

Mondays /Wednesdays 8:30am-11:10am and/or
Mondays /Wednesdays 12:30pm-3:10pm

Position Description

This course examines contemporary theories of audio and video media production. Students explore the fundamental technologies of capturing and recording audio and video content and investigate the structural components and creative elements of editing, manipulation, effects, and time. Assignments examine the relationship between art and media, covering topics that could include advertising, documentaries, the news, political campaigns, and personal identity. Various theories, concepts and methods of critical viewing are examined through a series of readings, class discussions and the screening of various artists’ works. Students will complete multiple assignments and present them for critique

Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree is required, along with an MFA in Photography and or Video.

Candidates applying for the Audio and Video Media I course must be able to teach digital audio and video media capture, the basic principles of non-linear editing, output options and have experience with Adobe Premiere.

Additional Requirements

The ability to lift heavy materials (30lbs).
The ability to sit and stand for long periods of time is required.
Position takes place in an educational environment; manual dexterity to use computers is required.

To Apply 

Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume/cv, links to personal time-based work, links to the time-based work of previous students, and a course outline that includes the core concepts and learning objectives of this specific course to the Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art, hr@montserrat.edu , with the subject line “Audio and Video Media I.” Please state interest/availability to teach more than one section. Internal Application deadline: July 3, 2019.