Assistant Professor, Media Arts and Digital Technologies (MADT)
ACADs School of Craft and Emerging Media invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in the Media Arts and Digital Technology (MADT) program. The successful candidate will be expected to teach, demonstrate an active research/studio practice, and contribute to the strategic plan of the College through engagement in administrative service.
The successful candidate will have expertise in a combination of the following areas: Interactive media; audio; video; microcontrollers; interactive software such as MAX/MSP/Jitter, Isadora, Processing, Quartz Composer, VVVV, Pure data, Arduino, etc. The emphasis of teaching and practice should include sound, installation, performance, video, interactive media, and electronics.
The successful candidate will:
Hold a minimum of a Masters level degree
Have a minimum of three (3) years teaching experience at the post-secondary level and a minimum of five (5) years of research/studio practice.
Have knowledge of history, theory and criticism with respect to media art and digital technology as it relates to media based studio practice
Have social and theoretical understandings of technology, art and culture.
Have the ability to organize collaboration in studio production or research.
Have excellent communication, interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills
Be community-minded and team oriented
Please submit applications as per the instructions on our How To Apply webpage at https://acadcareers.silkroad.com/acadrext/About_Us.html.
In addition, include: artist statements outlining philosophies and practices regarding teaching and studio practice. Only applications submitted electronically will be considered. Please package all files as a single PDF document and do not submit as a zip or Stuffit compressed file.
Please submit applications by 4:30pm on August 4, 2013 via our careers page at https://acadcareers.silkroad.com