Adjunct Lecturer

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Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL), Alachua
Categories: Communications/Public Relations/Marketing
Department:23030000 - CJC-MEDIA PROD, MGMT, TECH

Classification Title:

Adjunct Lecturer

Job Description:

The Opportunity:

The College of Journalism and Communications at the University of Florida (UF) department of Media Production, Management and Technology (MPMT) is establishing a pool of applicants for possible adjunct positions teaching video production courses.

Most courses are offered on campus in Gainesville, Florida. This pool of applicants could be drawn upon to provide staffing when needed and to provide special teaching expertise when needed.

Given these criteria, this pool will only be assessed when an adjunct opportunity arises. Possible adjunct opportunities could include teaching a course(s) in any of the areas of study offered by MPMT. If an adjunct opportunity arises, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Adjunct faculty are expected to be thoughtful and proactive members of the community and have a desire to work with a diverse student population in a collaborative, inclusive and learning-centered collective.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: 

The College of Journalism and Communications understands the importance of diversity as a contribution to the industries of journalism and communication in our increasingly multicultural nation and globalized marketplace. We value diversity and the development of competence in intercultural communication and behavior for all who are a part of our College, industry and society. We are committed to incorporating diversity and inclusiveness in our faculty, staff, students, curriculum, research, immersion properties and culture.

About UF Media Production, Management, and Technology (MPMT) Department

The CJC Media Production, Management, and Technology (formerly Telecommunication) program is one of the most comprehensive in the country. Our department focuses on media processes and their effects, including content creation and storytelling, distribution, management, the audience/user experience and the roles played by technology, regulation, social media and the industry at large. We have specializations in Digital Film and Video Production, Management and Strategy and Media and Society.

To learn more about UF MPMT Department, visit:

About the College of Journalism and Communications (CJC)

The College of Journalism and Communications has 74 full-time faculty members, 87 full-time staff and approximately 500 other classifications including but not limited to: Graduate Assistants, Post-Doc Associates, Adjunct Instructors, Student Assistants, and Other Personnel Services (OPS). 

CJC has a total of four undergraduate academic departments: Advertising, Journalism, Public Relations, and Media Production, Management and Technology. In addition, the College is home to: The Brechner Center for Freedom of Information, Center for Public Interest Communications, STEM Translational Communication Center, Consortium on Trust in Media and Technology, Graduate and Research Division, The Agency, Division of Media Properties, and many support services.

To learn more, visit:

About the University of Florida

The University of Florida is a member of the Association of American Universities, is categorized in the Carnegie Commission’s top tier of research universities and is ranked #5 among public universities by U.S. News and World Report. UF has a student body of over 55,000 who come from all 50 states in the United States and more than 100 countries. The university and greater Gainesville communities enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activities, and social opportunities.

Expected Salary:

$4,000 per 3-credit course

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in a related field with additional training and/or professional experience that equates and/or parallels the artistic development expected for professional level work.
Appropriate teaching experience and/or strong oral presentation and communication skills. Experience in video production including the use of cameras, microphones and lighting for fiction and or non-fiction storytelling. Experience with Adobe Premiere editing software.

Preferred Qualifications:
  1. MA/MFA/MBA or PhD in a related field.
  2. Professional experience with Canon cinema cameras and lenses.
  3. Professional experience with Adobe Creative Suite applications such as After Effects and Photoshop. 
Special Instructions to Applicants:
  • Current CV
  • Letter of intent.
  • List of three current references including names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses. (references will not be contacted prior to applicant’s approval). 
Health Assessment Required: No


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