SCAD Chair of Film and Television in Savannah, GA

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SCAD film and television students are immersed in a creative studio environment where cutting-edge technology and academic and professional instruction empower them to create award-winning media. SCAD student productions have been screened and won awards at premier film festivals including Sundance, Cannes, the Los Angeles Film Festival and South by Southwest. Join SCAD Savannah as the chair of film and television and help students realize their artistic visions.

Responsibilities:
- Day-to-day administration of the film and television department
- Direct, coordinate and evaluate the academic department
- Develop curriculum
- Foster inter-departmental collaboration and continue to enhance the reputation of the SCAD film and television department in academic and professional circles
- Oversee departmental budget, including its development and implementation
- Work with the admission department to recruit talented undergraduate and graduate students to SCAD and to the department
- Teach classes annually, as assigned
- Evaluate professors within the department through class observations, a review of student evaluations, a review of service and professional development and a review of contributions to the department's goals
- Work with the dean to provide professional development opportunities for professors
- Develop, in consultation with the dean and department members, a strategic plan for the department that is consistent with School of Entertainment Arts' goals and overall SCAD strategic plan

Requirements:
- Terminal degree, or its equivalent, in film and television or a related field 
- Significant industry and teaching experience with extensive professional qualifications in specialized areas in film and television
- Working knowledge of all aspects of filmmaking from preproduction to postproduction
- Knowledge of existing and emerging technologies related to disciplines such as visual effects, and postproduction manipulation of images
- Problem-solving skills, team spirit and passion for independent filmmaking
- Proven leadership skills
- Ability to motivate students and faculty to think creatively and critically
- Ability to work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds
- College-level administration experience is preferred
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