Temporary Faculty Position in Applied Digital Arts
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.
The Department of Art and Art History at Kutztown University invites applications for a part-time, temporary position in Applied Digital Arts for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018. Teaching assignments might include the following: 1. Visual Storytelling and Character Design (Fall 2017) and/or 2. Game Design and Prototyping (Spring 2018). In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: Masters degree in a related field, conferred no later than August 18, 2017; a strong portfolio of professional projects related to digital games, animation or related field; teaching experience or commensurate professional experience. Preferred: the successful candidate will be accomplished in the creation and production of Games and/or Animation and have knowledge of and proficiency in art for games, character, and environmental design, as well as, the creation of engaging narratives.
Application must include: letter of interest addressing position requirements, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three references, samples of professional projects related to Game Art, and unofficial transcripts. Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts will be required before hire. Send materials via: https://kuva.slideroom.com/#/login/program/36397/6ZQ4p8Kqr2. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.