I'm part of the Search Committee for an Assistant Professor position in the fields of Computer Animation/Game Design. Details about the position follow:
FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY, School of Communication and Multimedia Studies, is seeking an Assistant Professor, tenure track, in Game Design and Computer Animation. Candidates must be able to offer instruction in storyboarding and animatics, character animation, rendering and compositing, and have considerable practical experience with modeling, texturing, rigging, 3D environments, CG lighting, and game engines. Applicants must possess a high degree of technical competency to participate in partnerships with art, entertainment, science, and/or industry. Candidates must also be skilled in an appropriate range of software packages. Effective date of employment: August 2010. MFA, MS or Ph.D. required; preference will go to candidates with active exhibition history, significant practical experience in an active production environment, as well as teaching experience. Application deadline: March 1, 2010.
Application must be made through FAU’s employment site: http://jobs.fau.edu ( quicklink: http://jobs.fau.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=53272 ). Position number: 991611. Attach letter of application and CV to your on-line application. Applicants must also send via standard mail three letters of professional or academic recommendation, and a formal portfolio or reel of creative work; include samples of personal and professional work, and student work if appropriate.
Dr. Eric Freedman
Chair, Game Design Search Committee, School of Communication and Multimedia Studies
Florida Atlantic University
111 E. Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33301.
E-mail for inquiries only: firstname.lastname@example.org. For detailed information on FAU, visit our web site at: http://www.fau.edu/scms. A background check is required for the person selected for this position. Florida Atlantic University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Institution.