Seeking Emerging Media Arts Professors and Pioneers: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts

The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts, a newly established $57M facility and academic degree at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is re-envisioning the university for the 21st century and how students learn. We are looking for a pioneering faculty team to re-imagine how stories are told across a continuum from live performance to immersive & interactive media, cinema arts, virtual and mixed reality, gaming, extended theatre, sonic arts, physical computing, data + art and spatial and experience design. We invite applications from individuals with expertise and experience in all areas relevant to our mission. These positions come with stipends to support research and creative activity. To learn more or to apply, visit:

The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts, opening in Fall 2019, will become the premier destination in the world for creative, young pioneers who use technology to innovate, to solve human-scale problems, to entertain audiences, and to tell breathtaking stories that stimulate, provoke and inspire.

The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts is an investment by the University focused on interdisciplinary learning, creativity and research in emerging media arts located within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. It is made possible with a $20 million investment by the Johnny Carson Foundation.