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Assistant Professor of Arts Technology/Graphic Design at Illinois State University

Assistant Professor of Arts Technology/Graphic Design  The College of Fine Arts at Illinois State University seeks to hire a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor to join its team of interdisciplinary digital arts / graphic design faculty beginning August 16, 2018. The successful candidate will teach courses within the Program in Arts Technology and the Graphic Design program in the School of Art. The salary for this nine-month position is commensurate with experience and qualifications. We seek digital creatives and designers with strong visual design sensibilities who move fluidly between mediums. These mediums may include animation and motion graphics, 3D modelling, VR environments,…

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Academic Position – New Media / Photography at Zayed University

CACE seeks qualified candidates to teach in the area of New Media/Design/Photography with an appointment on the Abu Dhabi campus starting January 2018 or August 2018. Candidates should be flexible and able to teach a variety of New Media and Design subjects, but primarily will teach courses in Photography, Digital Video and Visual Communication, and include courses that will introduce students to Web Design. Ideal candidates should have proven professional experience, a strong design sensibility, and thorough knowledge of the latest digital media technologies, including Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud, and Muse. An interdisciplinary approach to teaching New Media is desirable, which…

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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…