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How to Apply


  • CV with three references 

  • Cover letter that specifically outlines qualifications as listed in job description, including demonstrated experience with issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion in professional work and/or teaching 

  • Applications must be received no later than November 15, 2021. 


Candidates that advance to the next round will be asked to provide samples of teaching effectiveness, portfolio of creative work, and a statement of teaching philosophy.

Required Qualifications*

MFA in a media production field or PhD with media production experience in-hand by Fall 2022

Desired Qualifications*

  • Demonstrated commitment to inclusive teaching

  • Experience teaching online or hybrid courses in higher education

  • A record of creative publication

  • Experience growing a program, organization, or initiative

  • Ability to teach related courses in Arab American Studies or African and African American Studies 

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks.  Background checks are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


U-M COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine.  This includes those working or learning remotely.  More information on this policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the U-M Dearborn and U-M Flint websites.