NYU Tisch Graduate School: Assistant Arts Professor of Cinematography

Assistant Arts Professor in Cinematography

The Kanbar Graduate Film Program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts solicits applications for an Assistant Arts Professor of Cinematography 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: The candidate must have a professional resume as a Director of Photography on feature films, TV commercials, and/or streaming content. Proven effective university-level teaching is desired. The candidate will be required to teach at each level of matriculation: Fundamental, Intermediate, and Advanced Cinematography. Candidates must have an ability to teach full high-definition digital movie cameras (ex: Alexa, RED, Sony), as well as 16mm and 35mm film cameras. Additionally, candidates must be fully able to teach the various techniques of studio and location lighting and camera movement found in feature films and commercials, as well as instruction of on-set protocol.

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/53217.

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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