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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…

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Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Motion Graphics at West Virginia Wesleyan College

ABOUT THE POSITION: West Virginia Wesleyan Art Department seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Motion Graphics. A terminal degree (MFA) is required. A minimum of two years teaching experience (beyond TA) in addition to professional experience is desirable for this 3/3 load. Ability to teach foundational courses – such as digital photography – in addition to beginning through advanced graphic design courses, is essential. Candidates should have expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud, especially Premiere and After Effects. Knowledge of digital photography, motion graphics, and video production are required. This faculty member will be conversant in graphic design…

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Assistant Professor in Music and Media at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The Department of the Arts in the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in music and media. We seek a musician whose work demonstrates creative, critical, and technological engagement with music composition and sound design in one or more of the following areas: games; film and video; and augmented, mixed and virtual reality environments.  We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in game design and development, and who are capable of contributing to emerging research directions in computational media and social music networks. The Department…

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Assistant Professor in Computer Animation at Sam Houston State University

The Department of Art at Sam Houston State University invites applications for a full time, tenure track position of Assistant Professor in the Computer Animation Program. The position will begin in August 2015. Applicants must have earned an MFA in Computer Animation or a related discipline to be eligible for this position. Ideal candidates will have the ability to teach introductory and intermediate level courses in 2D and or 3D animation. The candidate should have experience using Adobe Flash and Autodesk Maya, and should be familiar with both PC and MAC operating systems. Other desired qualifications include expertise in 3D…

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ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF DIGITAL ARTS & SCIENCES at UNIVERSITY of FLORIDA DIGITAL WORLDS INSTITUTE

Position Description: Full-time, twelve month, tenure accruing faculty position. The successful candidate will become a member of a team of transdisciplinary Digital Arts & Sciences (DAS) faculty. The DAS faculty form the core of a dynamic academic and research consortium between UF’s College of the Arts, College of Engineering, College of Journalism & Communications, and others, centered at the Digital Worlds Institute. The tenure track for this position will reside in the interdisciplinary Digital Worlds Institute.  The DAS faculty member will bring expertise and research interests in areas aligned with both the mission of the Institute and the University. An…