Adjunct Professor of Producing for Film, Television and New Media: Motion Picture and Television Marketing
University of Southern California (USC)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: REQ20123367
The Peter Stark Producing Program within the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California is seeking an adjunct faculty member with a professional with high-level practical experience within the film and television industry to teach an advanced level course in the field of film and television marketing. In this course students will learn how marketing executives design and implement marketing campaigns for film and television projects. The course covers various distribution platforms: theatrical, broadcast and cable television, as well as streaming platforms. Â
Qualified candidates will have extensive experience as a film/tv marketer and an intimate knowledge of marketplace strategy as it pertains to creative content. Please submit a CV and cover letter which addresses previous work that has empowered individuals from underrepresented communities.
Minimum Education: Bachelorâs degree
Minimum Experience: Five years of professional experience as a marketing executive for a film/tv distributor.
Preferred Education: Master's degree
Preferred Experience: Ten years of professional experience as a marketing executive for a film/tv distributor. Demonstrated teaching experience, ideally at the college level, but inclusive of professional and community seminars, workshops, and mentorships.
The Peter Stark Producing Program is a graduate program granting a two-year MFA degree in producing for film, television, and new media.
USC School of Cinematic Arts supports diversity and inclusion initiatives in multiple aspects of the student experience. We encourage all applicants to address the following items in their cover letter: a statement of teaching philosophy and how they will include diverse perspectives in the classroom, including real-world examples, case studies, and media.
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.