Academic Position

Digital Fabrication/Lecturer

University of North Carolina at Charlotte, College of Arts + Architecture The College of Arts + Architecture (CoAA) at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte invites applications for a full-time staff position to support the operations of the College’s digital fabrication labs. Currently, these labs include Storrs (Architecture), Center City Building (Architecture), and Rowe (Art). The Storrs Lab consists of four 3d printers, one CNC 3-axis router, three laser cutters, two vacuum formers, and one plasma cutter. The Center City Building Lab houses two 3D printers and two laser cutters. The Rowe Lab includes two 3D printers, one 3D…

Academic Position

Non Tenure Track Academic Professional Faculty Position in Art and Interior Architecture: Digital Director

College of Arts & SciencesUniversity of North Carolina at Greensboro17 September 2014 Description We are seeking a non-tenure track Academic Professional faculty member who will serve as the Digital Director in the Gatewood Studio Arts Building and manage the digital activities in the departments of Art and Interior Architecture (IARc). As a 12-month faculty appointment, the Digital Director is expected to work with a faculty advisory group to provide support for the departments’ educational programs which includes management, coordination, and upkeep of the digital facilities as well as advice and guidance regarding technological changes and advances. Digital facilities include new…

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Call for a Graphic Design Director of print editions for Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus

This is a call for a Graphic Design Director of print editions for Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus Detailed Job description: Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus is searching for a graphic designer with production experience and familiar with InDesign, to occupy the position of Graphic Design Director for our print edition. The graphic designer will be responsible for making individual design and layout decisions for each Media-N print publication aligned with the current design formats and accompanying templates developed over the last three years. We issue three publications a year (fall, spring and summer) and we use Lulu’s…

Call for Entries

Internship Opportunity: NASA Visualization Explorer App

Interactive Designer Intern Job Description: USRA is an independent, nonprofit research corporation where the combined efforts of in-house talent and university-based expertise merge to advance space science and technology.  USRA works across disciplines including bio medicine, planetary science, astrophysics, and engineering and integrates those competencies into applications ranging from fundamental research to facility management and operations.  USRA engages the creativity and authoritative expertise of the research community to develop and deliver sophisticated, forward-looking solutions to Federal agencies and other customers – on schedule and within budget. The NASA Visualization Explorer team is looking for a talented interactive designer intern with a strong…

CAA, Resources

Survey on CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media

Dear Colleague, We are writing to ask for your insights regarding practices in new media by taking the following survey: http://bit.ly/CAAsurvey It should take approximately 20 minutes for you to complete.  The information gathered from this survey will be used to assist the CAA Professional Practices Committee Taskforce on updating and improving the existing CAA Guidelines for Faculty Teaching in New Media, which can be found at http://collegeart.org/guidelines/newmedia07. This document is a description of circumstances, standards, and practices within the field. Its purpose is to assist with faculty hiring, promotion and tenure, workload, compensation, funding, and support in new media, and to…

Activity, CAA, Call for Entries

Call For Submissions, Models, Frameworks, Solutions and/or Questions to “alternative economies”

The Events & Exhibitions Committee, the organizing committee of The New Media Caucus, is programming one day for the ARTspace Media Lounge general theme of “Alternative Economies” at CAA NY 2015. The Media Lounge is an interactive space at the Hilton New York. We are soliciting ideas on how to frame the theme of alternative economies through various practices. Working in new media art involves alternative theories, practices and communities. In an effort to form an inclusive and diverse response to the theme, we invite members of the New Media Caucus to collaborate with us at CAA NY 2015. We…

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Call for Proposals: Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus, spring 2015 edition: Vol. 11 – 01

Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus, is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for the spring 2015 edition: Vol. 11 – 01 TITLE OF THE EDITIONThe Aesthetics of Erasure GUEST EDITORSPaul Benzon, Temple UniversitySarah Sweeney, Skidmore College Media-N EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Pat Badani …………………………………………. DESCRIPTION In an era in which state surveillance is capable of capturing, storing, and analyzing all personal communications, and in which even the much-heralded ephemerality of photographic sharing applications such as Snapchat is revealed to be just another instance of deferred, secreted permanence, erasure seems all but impossible. Yet this is precisely what makes erasure a…

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CAA Conference Edition, 2014 Media-N, Journal of the NMC- SUMMER 2014: V.10 N.02

Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus is pleased to announce the launch of the summer 2014 online and print edition. CAA Conference Edition 2014  Web edition: click here Print edition: click here Each year, the New Media Caucus – an affiliate of the College Art Association – organizes panel presentations, events and exhibitions during the CAA annual convention, and Media-N Journal dedicates its summer edition to showcasing NMC conference proceedings and concurrent offsite events. I am pleased to publish the current CAA Conference Edition 2014 held in Chicago – and would like to thank Tiffany Funk for her significant role as Managing Editor of this conference edition.  Tiffany…

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CFP – CAA New York 2015 New Media Caucus Special Session

Technologies of Wonder Panel Chair: Aleksandra Kaminska (Postdoctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University and York University) Technologies are often remembered for the sense of fear they originally provoked: photography, cinema, and the history of media technologies on the whole, is filled with accusations of magic and wizardry, while reactions to inventions such as the hot air balloon and telescopy were those of both wonder and terror (Holmes 2009). Discovery and innovation continue to bring this sense of both hope and dread into the world. While the contemporary condition is marked by information overload, we still reach limits of comprehension and imagination.…

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Call for Reviews/Reports/Papers/ for Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus – Fall 2014 edition.

Media-N, Journal of the New Media Caucus (http://median.newmediacaucus.org/) is making an open call for submissions to the Reviews, Reports and Papers section of our upcoming fall issue: V. 10 N.03. The deadline for submission is September 1st. The Editor-in-Chief (Pat Badani) and the Editorial Board will review submissions.  Selected authors will be notified September 30th.  This section of the journal offers opportunities for new media authors to address topics of current interest in brief, exploratory essays of 1,500 words.  Please note that Media-N must be the first journal publisher of the submitted text. http://median.newmediacaucus.org/copyright-statement/ -Please send your submission as a Microsoft Word docx to: medianjournal.badani@gmail.com -In…