(joboffer) New Media art faculty position at CMU

golan levin writes:

2 YEAR VISITING FACULTY POSITION IN ELECTRONIC AND TIME-BASED ARTS
APPLICATION DUE JANUARY 31, 2015 Beginning August 2015

The School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University seeks to fill a two
year full-time visiting position in the School of Art’s Electronic and
Time Based (ETB) area, recently ranked #1 in multimedia by US News &
World Report. We are seeking a dynamic individual working in a wide
range of media from a critical perspective. Expertise and experience
in other media is also desirable. Conceptual strengths, contextual
sensibilities, critical inquiry and a multidisciplinary orientation
are sought to teach courses, from freshman to graduate level, and to
work with an enthusiastic faculty team in developing the ETB area. We
seek educator-practitioners who work as critical makers in emerging
media. We are especially looking for applicants with expertise in some
of the following areas:

  • Storytelling
  • Critical game making
  • Physical computing
  • Digital fabrication
  • Performance
  • Animation
  • Video

The School invites applicants with the following qualifications: An
innovative and creative practice. An advanced degree or equivalent
experience. University-level teaching experience, preferably beyond
teaching assistantships. Competency in one or more arts-engineering
toolkits or technological media: for example, Processing, Arduino,
Max/MSP, Unity, web development, multimedia production, cell-culture,
etcetera. An exhibition record of digital/electronic, time-based,
and/or other new media work.

Applications will consist of:

  • Letter of application with teaching philosophy and statement of creative practice
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names/addresses/telephone numbers of 3 references (no recommendation letters)
  • Documentation of artwork. Up to 20 images and up to 10 minutes of video.

All applications must be submitted via Slideroom at
https://cmuartjobs.slideroom.com by January 31st. Application review
will begin mid-February 2015 Appointment Levels: Assistant Professor.
Position begins mid-August 2015. Salary and Benefits: Commensurate
with experience Additional Programmatic Information:
http://www.cmu.edu/art/ Carnegie Mellon is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunities employer committed to diversity.