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New Media Development Tenure Track Faculty Position at Rochester Institute of Technology

Job Description: At RIT’s School of Interactive Games and Media, we define New Media as a melding of technology, communication and art. We are a community of makers with a tradition of collaborative and multidisciplinary projects. We apply and create technology and media to interact, communicate, connect, learn, influence, and inform. We explore social computing and build experiences by integrating code, connectivity, and aesthetics. RIT’s School of Interactive Games and Media seeks candidates whose work demonstrates proficiency with code and sensitivity to aesthetics. Candidates should have experience creating a range of interactive media, as evidenced by published research, teaching experience…

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2 Year Visiting Faculty Position In Electronic And Time-Based Arts at Carnegie Mellon University

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University seeks to fill a two year full-time visiting position in the School of Art’s Electronic and Time Based (ETB) area, recently ranked #1 in multimedia by US News & World Report. We are seeking a dynamic individual working in a wide range of media from a critical perspective. Expertise and experience in other media is also desirable. Conceptual strengths, contextual sensibilities, critical inquiry and a multidisciplinary orientation are sought to teach courses, from freshman to graduate level, and to work with an enthusiastic faculty team in developing the ETB area. APPLICATION DUE…

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Innovative Media, Research, and Commercialization Center Project Manager and FAB Technician

IMRC Center, Universty of Maine Position Title: Innovative Media, Research, and Commercialization Center Project Manager and FAB Technician (id:23616)Department: New Media Purpose:The University of Maine Innovative Media, Research, and Commercialization Center (IMRC) invites applications for a full-time, soft-money funded, fiscal-year IMRC Project Manager and FAB Technician, effective January 15, 2015. This position will manage and run the operations of the FAB and Prototyping facilities in the new IMRC Center including running and maintaining the equipment and working with students, faculty, and community members on creative and commercialization projects. The selected candidate will be an important member of the IMRC staff with responsibility…

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Assistant Professor of Media and Rhetoric in School of Arts & Communication at OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Position Announcement: Assistant Professor of Media and Rhetoric School of Arts & Communication OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY EFFECTIVE DATE OF POSITION: 16 September 2015 APPOINTMENT: 1.0 FTE, 9-month, tenure track QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Communication or related field, demonstrated excellence in teaching, record of scholarly achievement or scholarly promise in a program of research, evidence of commitment to disciplinary, university and community service, and a history of dedication to the establishment of a community of scholar/teachers. Prior experience in an academic appointment or related professional field is preferred. POSITION: The School of Arts and Communication invites applications for an assistant professor of Media and Rhetoric.…

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Visualization in New Media Communications at Oregon State University

School of Arts & Communication – New Media Communications OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY Position Announcement: Assistant or Associate Professor of Visualization EFFECTIVE DATE OF POSITION: 16 September 2015 APPOINTMENT: 1.0 FTE, 9-month, tenure track QUALIFICATIONS: PhD, MFA, or other terminal degree in visualization, information science, digital design, digital media, computer science, interactive design, 2D and/or 3D animation, gamification, virtual reality, augmented reality, or other related field; demonstrated excellence in teaching; record of scholarly achievement or scholarly promise in a program of research, evidence of commitment to school, university and community service; and a history of dedication to the establishment of a community of scholar/teachers.…

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Assistant Professor Tenure Track in New Media at California State University Sacramento

Announcement of Vacancy Tenure Track Position in New Media Art (Assistant Professor level) Beginning Fall 2015 Semester Special Knowledge and Abilities: Candidates must have a strong conceptual grasp of contemporary practice, theory and the history of New Media Art. Active studio practice and teaching should include a combination of the following: video installation; experimental forms of 2D or 3D animation; interactive media; generative art; creative coding; physical computing; 3D modeling and digital fabrication; augmented reality/virtual reality platforms; sound art; experimental games; and web-based art. Assignment: Teach courses in New Media Art at all levels from introductory to advanced (freshman to…

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Assistant Professor in Experimental Art Practice – Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) at the University of Washington

The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) at the University of Washington seeks to hire a full-time (100%, 9-month), tenure-track faculty in experimental art practice to begin in September 2015. Appointment will be made at the rank of Assistant Professor. DXARTSEstablished in 2001, DXARTS is a leading research center for Digital Art. DXARTS’ position within the University of Washington is unusual: it is not a subset of a school of art, engineering or computing, instead it exists as an autonomous academic program, thus it is able to define its own research and teaching agenda and fully explore the notion…

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DIGITAL ANIMATOR/SCULPTOR/NEW MEDIA ARTIST at University of Massachusetts Amherst

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DIGITAL ANIMATOR/SCULPTOR/NEW MEDIA ARTIST, DEPARTMENT OF ART Job Description The Department of Art at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor in 3D Animation, Sculpture, and New Media with an emphasis in digital modeling and fabrication. The ideal candidate will be an exceptional artist with a strong exhibition record and a portfolio that challenges the expectations and conventions of the field. Applicants should possess a skill set that covers working in 3D modeling and animation, motion graphics, and digital-to-physical output.  We anticipate applications from artists who self-define as animators, sculptors, new media artists, etc.  Salary…

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Assistant Professor in Digital Design at The University of San Francisco

Job Summary The Design Program at the University of San Francisco (USF) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Digital Design at the level of Assistant Professor, to begin August 2015.  Situated within the Department of Art + Architecture, the Design Program at USF merges innovative graphic design with digital and interactive media into a dynamic interdisciplinary curriculum.  By learning through an expanded definition of design, our students gain comprehensive experience with a wide range of process-oriented skills, including conceptual development, visual rhetoric, formal experimentation, and critical thinking.  Located in the heart of San Francisco, USF is a diverse, liberal arts university that emphasizes social justice and global perspectives. …

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Assistant Professor of Game Art & Design at UW-Stout

The School of Art & Design at the University of Wisconsin-Stout is seeking a game artist and/or designer to teach classes in the Game Design & Development-Art BFA. The BFA is part of an award-winning game development program comprised of more than two hundred students that was listed as one of the Princeton Review’s Top 30 Game Design Programs in the country and was the co-winner of the 2013 E3 College Game Competition. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * Masters or M.F.A. in an area of expertise complimentary to Game Art and/or Design, or equivalent advanced degree with an emphasis in related field…