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Assistant Professor of Media, Journalism & Film Missouri State University

Description of Primary Duties: Teach three classes per semester in new media, interactivity and multimedia design. Advise media and electronic arts students and provide service to the department through committee assignments. Pursue creative and/or scholarly research appropriate for tenure and promotion. Minimum Acceptable Qualifications: The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required. Additional Qualifications: PhD or MFA in interactive new media or related discipline. Degree must be completed no later than August 1, 2015.…

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Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Information Design, Advocacy and the Environment at York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design

The School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design (AMPD), formerly known as the Faculty of Fine Arts, at York University is seeking an outstanding researcher to be nominated for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in the area of Information Design, Advocacy and the Environment. The successful candidate will be appointed to a tenure track position in AMPD at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. One of North America’s leading schools for the arts, AMPD offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Dance, Design, Digital Media, Film, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, Art History, Media Studies, Theatre and Performance Studies.<> This pan—faculty position will attract a…

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Full-time Technology, Arts and Media Instructor at University of Colorado Boulder

Full-time Instructor (non-tenure-track) beginning January 2015. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on the University of Colorado pay scale. The growing Technology, Arts, and Media Program (TAM: situated within the ATLAS Institute at the University of Colorado at Boulder seeks an instructor whose teaching, creative work and research demonstrates an in-depth understanding of digital media, design and visual communication. We seek candidates who have a broad understanding of technology, arts and media in addition to a specific area of expertise. Areas of interest include—but are not limited to—game design and development, physical computing,…

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Junior Researcher in Games, Gaming, and Gamification at York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design

York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design (AMPD), formerly known as the Faculty of Fine Arts, is seeking an outstanding junior researcher in the area of Games, Gaming and Gamification. The successful candidate will be appointed to a tenure track position in AMPD at the Assistant Professor level. One of North America’s leading schools for the arts, AMPD offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Dance, Design, Digital Media, Film, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, Art History, Media Studies, and Performance Studies <>. This position seeks a strong junior researcher whose creative practice and theoretical interests span games, gaming, and organized play as cultural…

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Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Media Arts and Game Development at University of Wisconsin Whitewater

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Communication is now accepting applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in the Media Arts and Game Development (MAGD) program. The starting date for the position is August 24, 2015. Qualifications:  Candidates for this position will have the academic preparation and demonstrable experience to teach undergraduate courses in some of the following areas: game design, creating coding, game development, web design/development, physical computing, and other emergent/computational media (theory and practice). The candidate should also have an active research and/or creative agenda within one or more of these areas. A terminal degree (Ph.D. or M.F.A) in a…

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Adjunct Instructor in Design and Media at Rutgers

The Department of Visual Arts at Rutgers / Mason Gross School of the Arts seeks an adjunct instructor to teach design and media, a sophomore level studio course introducing interaction design thinking and relevant technologies. There is an existing syllabus, and an opportunity to collaborate with experienced faculty in this area. The ideal candidate would have extensive interest in electronic arts and its subcultures as well as knowledge in recent history of media arts, universal interaction design principles and experience in creative programming. S/he must have the ability to teach at the beginner level: — procedural drawing, interaction design and…

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Tenure Track Assistant Professor of New Media in Web Design at Indiana University Kokomo

The Department of Humanities invites applications for a full time, tenure-track, 10-month, Assistant Professor of Web Design position beginning August 1, 2015. Information about the program and our facilities can be found at Candidates must be able to teach undergraduate courses in web design which requires the ability to teach in more than one of the following areas: responsive front-end web design, content management system (CMS), information architecture, web usability and web accessibility standards, human computer interaction (HCI), and emerging advancements in basic Web technologies such as XML, HTML5 and CSS3. An ability to teach courses in areas such as HCI,…

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Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Game and/or Digital Art at Miami University

 Art/Armstrong Institute for Interactive Media Studies: Assistant Professor (tenure-track) to teach undergraduate students and work in the area of game and/or digital art, maintain an active agenda of research/creative achievement and provide service to the university. Required: Terminal degree (completed by Dec. 2015) in art, digital media or related field; expertise in digital technology, theory and practice; ability and desire to work at both undergraduate and graduate levels in an interdisciplinary context. Desired:   Experience in web-based art/design, computer-generated images, computer animation, virtual environments, three-dimensional modeling and other virtual forms; professional experience in game-based and/or interactive media; teaching experience at the…

Call for Entries

Call for Submissions – CURRENTS 2015

artists, performers & developers are now invited to submit their work  CURRENTS 2015 – Santa Fe’s International New Media Festival Call for Submissions  deadline: December 1, 2014 This year’s categories include: New Media Installations, Outdoor Architectural Mapping and  Outdoor New Media Installations, Single Channel Video and Animation, Multimedia Performance, Fulldome Projection, Experimental or Interactive Documentary, Web-Art/Art-Gaming/Mobile Device Art-Apps, Oculus Rift, Robotics and 3D Printing   technology and the arts in collaboration   Submission Guidelines: Video documentation of CURRENTS 2014: 


Visual Resources Association Membership Outreach

The Visual Resources Association (VRA) invites you to join our dynamic and multidisciplinary community, dedicated to furthering research and education in the field of image and media management within the educational, cultural heritage, and commercial environments. Our international membership includes information specialists; digital image specialists; photograph and digital archivists; art, architecture, film and video librarians; museum professionals; architectural firms; galleries; publishers; image system vendors; rights and reproductions officials; photographers; art historians; artists; and scientists. Membership benefits include: – Access to information on the latest technologies, equipment, and current practices via subscription to the VRA Listserv – Subscription to and opportunities to publish in the VRA Bulletin – Discounted registration for the…