Academic Position, Position

TT Assistant Professor of New Media – Interactive Art and Design at UNC Asheville

The Department of New Media at the University of North Carolina Asheville, the UNC system’s designated public liberal arts institution, seeks qualified applicants for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in the area of Interactive Art and Design that will begin in the fall semester of 2016. The person selected for this position must have earned a MFA or Ph.D. in Interactive Media or a related equivalent prior to August 8, 2016 and be able to demonstrate the ability to specialize in one or more of the following areas: interactive installation art, mobile computing, wearable computing, game design/development, internet art,…

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Assistant Professor of Music Composition (Digital Media & Music Technology) at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Recognized internationally for its innovations in contemporary music, the School of Music at the University of Illinois includes the Experimental Music Studios (EMS)—the first of its kind in the western hemisphere when it was founded in 1958. We seek a dynamic composer with a wide range of musical and technical skills to direct and shape the future of EMS, and contribute to the School’s rapidly growing Bachelor’s degree in music technology. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have an active and recognized career as a composer. Expertise in digital technology, including sound recording and production, is required. The successful candidate should…

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Part Time Faculty in Visual Communication at University of San Francisco

The Design Program at University of San Francisco (USF) is hiring part-time faculty members to teach Visual Communication II in the Spring 2016 semester. About the Course In Visual Communication II, students develop fluency in creating images, animations and sounds for the web, understanding web-based languages and code, creating animations, games and/or interactive works. To successfully complete this course, students are expected to demonstrate fluency with the formal (skill-based) and semantic (knowledge-based) strategies that have shaped graphic design practice throughout its Modern and contemporary histories. On the technical side, this course primarily introduces HTML and CSS, plus image production for…

Board of Directors, Call for Entries, Position

Call For Open Board of Directors and Officer Positions

The New Media Caucus is accepting Nominations for election to the Board of Directors and for two officer positions. Deadline: midnight EST Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 BOARD MEMBERS (3 positions) The new Board Members will be joining an international team of dynamic practitioners and scholars who make up the twenty one person board. The Board is engaged with the daily operation of the organization as well as collaborative committee initiatives for Communications, the Media-N journal, and Exhibitions and Events. Board Members duties include attending Board Meetings, participating on committees, and offering their expertise and assistance in the operation and development…

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Assistant Professor of Performance & Technology at Texas A&M University

The Department of Performance Studies at Texas A&M University, College Station invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Performance Studies. Candidates will have a research and/or creative program in performance studies with an emphasis in music, sound, media, and/or theatre technology. The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses on the techniques, aesthetics, and literature of technology-based performance, supervise B.A. and M.A. research projects, maintain a nationally recognized profile in research/creative activity, participate in faculty governance, and contribute to the intellectual life of the Department. Standard teaching load is 2/2 with high expectations for research/creative…

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Assistant Professor in Animation and Film, School of Communications at Webster University

The School of Communications at Webster University, Saint Louis, invites applications for a tenure/status track Assistant Professor position in Animation and Film, to begin August 2016. Duties include teaching courses in 3D, photorealistic animation, and the integration of CGI to film, video, and other areas of production, advising students, engaging in faculty service, and developing a track record of successful creative activity or scholarship. Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as are candidates with international and interdisciplinary experience. The position requires teaching experience, professional/industry experience, and creative or professional accomplishment, as well as a master’s or…

Call for Entries, Residency

Signal Culture Artist, Researcher and Toolmaker in Residence Applications Now Available

Signal Culture is an experimental media art residency located in Owego, New York. We are now accepting applications for our Artist, Researcher and Toolmaker in Residence programs for the Spring/Summer 2016 season. Artist In Residence Program The Artist Studio features a wide range of media tools, both new and old, for use in a real time audio/video/data processing system. Our philosophy is to create a space for experimentation and for artists to develop a dialogue with the range of tools available. As such, we do not expect artists to create finished works, rather we encourage our residents to spend time…

Call for Entries, Media-N

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR THE SPRING 2016 EDITION MEDIA-N, JOURNAL OF THE NEW MEDIA CAUCUS, Vol. 12 – N. 01

http://median.newmediacaucus.org November 15, 2015: Deadline for submission of abstracts/proposals. Mestizo Technology: Art, Design and Technoscience in Latin America GUEST EDITORS Paula Gaetano Adi, Rhode Island School of Design Gustavo Crembil, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute  EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Pat Badani DESCRIPTION Using the term “Mestizaje” as a lens to understanding Latin American culture, this thematic Spring 2016 issue of Media-N seeks to explore how electronic technologies are used in art and design practices within the context of Latin America – a diverse cultural and geopolitical region that embraces countries that stretch from the southern border of the United States of America to the southernmost tip…