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Faculty Position in Convergent Media at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Assistant Professor of Convergent Media College of Media, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The College of Media invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Convergent Media, including the interaction between the old and new media systems and platforms. Successful candidates should demonstrate an innovative research and teaching agenda. Appointments will be made on a tenure-track, 9-month academic year basis in one of the College’s three departments — Advertising, Journalism, or Media & Cinema Studies — beginning August 16, 2018. Academic scholars and journalism practitioners are encouraged to apply. Scholars must have a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree. Journalism…

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Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Digital Media at Lewis & Clark College

The Lewis & Clark College Department of Art invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Digital Media beginning Fall 2018. The candidate is expected to develop courses in the new area of Digital Media in a Studio Arts program. Areas of expertise may include: 2D imaging, 3D fabrication, coding, animation, sound and video, multimedia installation, and other intersections between studio art, media and technology. An established exhibition record that demonstrates a high level of professional engagement and accomplishment relevant to the candidate’s practice is expected. The ideal candidate should be well versed in the theory and understanding of the…

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Academic Position: Assistant Professor – Graphic Design at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Department of Art & Design is seeking candidates for a FT, tenure-track faculty member in our well established and evolving Graphic Design area. The program focuses on craft, conceptual development, and communication theory with courses in typography, symbol development, image usage, history of design, branding, systems, strategies and identity. Our curriculum is based in contextual thinking about audience and experience, and prepares students for professional design practice. Ideal candidates will be able to teach at all levels within this curriculum and bring strengths and abilities in user experience, development and current screen-based technology. Candidates should…

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Adjunct Professor of Design at Rutgers University

Rutgers University is seeking adjunct professors for a variety of studio and seminar classes. Please get in touch by August 1st, 2017 with your CV and website if you are interested in hearing about the details of the specific classes. Design studies at Mason Gross School of the Arts are grounded in graphic design and interaction design, reflecting the rapidly evolving nature of visual communication and technology. Students gain expertise in developing innovative ways of communicating ideas in a wide range of concrete and dynamic media. They acquire skills in typography, publication design, coding, and data visualization, while shaping content…

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Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor at University of Denver

The Emergent Digital Practices program at University of Denver is accepting applications for a non-tenure track, one-year Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor in Emergent Digital Practices with capabilities to teach across our foundations courses in Digital Imaging, Time-based Media and Creative Coding. The position may be renewed for an additional year, contingent on continued need and funding. An MFA or equivalent is required. More info here: https://du-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=2403 The Emergent Digital Practices program brings together art, design, media, culture and technology studies in a hands-on, collaborative environment.

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Call For Designer – NMC Websites

Designer needed for organizational website redesign The New Media Caucus, a nonprofit affiliate organization of the College Art Association, seeks a designer to execute a redesign of our WordPress website (newmediacaucus.org), and to create a template for the online presence and print-on-demand versions of our journal, Media-N (median.newmediacaucus.org). The job entails a projected 30 – 40 hours of labor, and offers a flat fee of $1,500 and our eternal gratitude. Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV (or LinkedIn link), and links to a portfolio or relevant work to: Jessye McDowell, jpm0028@auburn.edu by Monday, May 1. Tasks include: New…

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Seeking Chairperson for Department of Art & Design at University of Delaware

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Delaware seeks a dynamic artist and administrator to lead the Department of Art and Design. The Department Chair is tasked with cultivating an environment that fosters creative research, academic excellence, and student success. The ideal candidate is an innovative leader who can bring an interdisciplinary approach to collaborations among faculty with diverse interests, providing visionary leadership and enhancing the overall quality of teaching, research, and service in the department. The successful candidate will likewise provide mentorship for our students and cultivate evolving art and design practices. The Chair supervises faculty…

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Assistant Professor, Tenure Track at University of California, Berkeley

The Department of Film and Media at U.C. Berkeley seeks applications for an Assistant Professor in New Media theory and history (tenure track), with an expected start date of July 1, 2017. Applicants for this Assistant Professor position must have completed all degree requirements except the dissertation at the time of application and must have the Ph.D. in Film/Cinema Studies or a related field in hand by June 30, 2017. Additional qualifications for all applicants include: broad competence in New Media studies, demonstrable either through formal study or publication record; the ability to teach courses in New Media theory/history and…

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Tenure/Tenure-Track Position, Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Open Rank Faculty Position in Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences The program in Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences (GSAS) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences invites applications, nominations, and expressions of interest for an Open Rank faculty position. The selected candidate will have a tenure home in one of the five departments of the School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences: Arts, Cognitive Science, Communication and Media, Economics, or Science and Technology Studies. Applicants must hold a terminal degree (PhD, MFA or foreign equivalent) in Computer Games or a related field…

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Tenure Track Faculty Position In New Media: The University of Maine

The University of Maine School of Computing and Information Science invites applications for a full-time, academic-year, tenure-track Assistant Professor for the New Media Program, effective August 28, 2017. Candidates with teaching and research interests in creative programming are encouraged to apply to enhance and/or complement UMaine’s New-Media strengths in digital storytelling; video, photographic, and audio production; Web design and development; rapid prototyping; and user experience and interaction design. Candidates may either be programming language experts who focus on creative content or creative artists with strong programming credentials. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: – Teaching introductory programming classes as well as upper-level…