The Division of Film and Television Production within the USC School of Cinematic Arts is seeking a professionalÂ Film and TelevisionÂ Music Editor/Sound Editor with aÂ high degree of experienceÂ within the industry to fill a full-time tenured teaching position inÂ Sound. This appointment carries with it the KenÂ Wannberg Endowed Chair in Music Editing.
Duties includeÂ teaching multiple SoundÂ courses involving all aspects of Production and Post Production Sound at the undergraduate and graduate level;Â significant service to the Sound Track, the Production Division and the School of Cinematic Arts is an important aspect of the full-time position. Experience teaching at the university or conservatory level would be a plus. The candidate is expected to maintain a significant ongoing professional/creative/research practice.Â
The Division of Film and Television Production offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts and the Master of Fine Arts degrees. The primary goals of the degree programs in film and television production are to develop the student's ability to express originalÂ ideas in filmed mediaÂ and to instill a thorough understanding of the technical and aesthetic aspects of motion pictures and television. Courses in production provide individual and group filmmaking experiences and the opportunity to learn all aspects of filmmaking in a collaborative environment.Â Â
Minimum Education: Bachelorâs Degree
Minimum Experience:Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
Ten years professional experience in the film and television industry Â
Demonstrated teaching experience, ideally at the college level, but inclusive ofÂ professional and community seminars, workshops, and mentorships.
Preferred Education: Masterâs Degree
Significant teaching experience
Significant national and international Sound credits and awards in film and television at studio and/or independent production levels
USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The University particularly encourages women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contactingÂ email@example.comÂ
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.