NYU Tisch Graduate School: Assistant Arts Professor in Writing

Assistant Arts Professor in Writing

The Kanbar Graduate Film Program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts solicits applications for an Assistant Arts Professor in screenwriting commencing in Fall 2019. This is a full-time, non tenure-track position. Application deadline is November 1, 2018. For more information visit http://tisch.nyu.edu/faculty/faculty-positions.

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have an ongoing career as a screenwriter or writer-director of produced narrative films and/or a significant body of work as a screenwriter of episodic television. In addition to a significant body of professional creative work, the candidate should be prepared to participate fully in the program, as well as in other functions of the University, as required.

Salary, to be negotiated, includes an excellent benefits package. Finalists will be asked to submit creative work.

Application Instructions

For full details and information on how to apply, please visit: http://apply.interfolio.com/53218.

You will need to submit a cover letter stating your interest and expertise, and a curriculum vitae. Please include complete mailing address, phone and email contact information. Three letters of recommendation are also required, at least one of which should be from an academic (not industry) recommender. The letters should include contact information for each recommender in order to facilitate the possibility of additional inquiries.


New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. New York University is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its hiring and promotion process without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or childbirth (or related medical condition), sexual orientation, partnership status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital, parental or familial status, caregiver status, national origin, ethnicity, alienage or citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, unemployment status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels

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