SUNY Fredonia is recruiting for the following faculty position and invites applications from interested candidates.
Department: Visual Arts and New Media
Title: Assistant Professor in Interactive Media Arts
Starting Date: Fall 2008
Description of Duties
The Department of Visual Arts and New Media at SUNY Fredonia invites applications for a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor. Teaching, advising, program development, and lab coordination are balanced with continued creative productivity and departmental/university service. The candidate will teach introductory through advanced undergraduate courses in interactive media arts and will actively participate in a department with a diverse range of undergraduate programs.
Applicants should express an interest in teaching conceptual and technical aspects of interactive media art in a fine arts context, which may include video, audio, web based development, and installation. It is highly desirable that the applicant be versed in both digital and analog technologies. Candidate will develop curriculum and course content in a dynamic and growing media arts area encompassing animation, interactivity and digital video.
Qualifications include an MFA in Media Arts or related area and a strong record of professional activity. College teaching experience is preferred. Send letter of application, CV, teaching philosophy, three reference letters, samples of your work and of student work if available (slides, CD/DVD, and/or web sites), completed application for appointment (found at http://www.fredonia.edu/humanresources/forms/application.pdf) and samples of course syllabi if available to:
Jill Johnston-Price, Interactive Media Arts Search Committee Chair
Department of Visual Arts and New Media
Rockefeller Arts Center, State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin 12/14/07 and will continue until position is filled.
SUNY Fredonia is a comprehensive state university awarding both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than eighty programs. Repeatedly cited in national surveys as one of America’s best colleges, Fredonia ranks among the top ten institutions in the Northeast and the top one hundred in the nation. The attractive campus is located in a picturesque Chautauqua County village not far from Buffalo and less than three hours from Toronto.
SUNY Fredonia prides itself on an outstanding workforce. To continually support
organizational excellence, the university conducts background screens on applicants.
An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, SUNY Fredonia
encourages and actively seeks applications from minorities, women
and people with disabilities.
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