Boston University: Senior Faculty Position in Writing & Producing for Television

Full-time Senior Faculty Position in Writing & Producing for Television – Fall 2019

The Department of Film and Television at Boston University’s College of Communication is seeking a Professor of The Practice in the area of writing and producing for Television with an emphasis on scripted comedy. Qualified applicants will be distinguished practitioners with an international reputation. An advanced degree is preferred and teaching experience at the university level is important.

Duties require teaching three courses (or multiple sections of one course) per semester, at the undergraduate and graduate level. Possible courses would include offerings in the Television writing and producing curriculum. Department faculty are also encouraged to propose and develop new courses in their field of expertise.

Applicants should submit a resume or CV, the names and contact information for three references, and a letter that includes a personal statement on teaching philosophy.  Applicants may also send representative samples of professional work.  PLEASE DO NOT SEND ORIGINALS, since they will not be returned.

Deadline for applications is November 1, 2018.

Materials should be sent to:

Aimee McCarron, Dept. Administrator
Department of Film and Television
College of Communication
Boston University
640 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Electronic applications may be sent to

Questions may be directed to Professor Paul Schneider at or 617-353-3483. All inquiries will be kept confidential.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Posted on September 6, 2018

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