April 19, 2007

Visiting Prof. Positions at UArts

by Nick Montfort · , 3:13 pm

Two visitng positions related to Grand Text Auto-y things, here in Philadelphia:

The University of the Arts Multimedia Department seeks candidates to fill a visiting designer position as an assistant or associate professor. The successful candidate should have a strong background in any of the following areas: interface design, interaction design, usability engineering, human-computer interaction or digital installation. Rank and salary will depend upon qualifications and experience.

The University of the Arts Multimedia Department seeks candidates to fill a visiting position as an assistant or associate professor. Rank and salary will depend upon qualifications and experience. A focus in any of the following is of particular interest to the department: information theory, human computer interaction, game theory and contemporary art and design history.

The Multimedia department is home to UArts’ interdisciplinary curriculum for designers interested in interactive and installation design as well as, practical and entrepreneurial applications for the creative arts. Located in dynamic Center City Philadelphia, this program focuses on creating young media designers, not limited by traditional mediums of study and ready to excel in the wide variety of options open to creative individuals today. The curriculum offers web design and development, installation art, video and animation, media theory and research, in addition to easy access to the University’s programs in liberal arts, music, and graphic design. Students develop critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills through a combination of studio practice, academic courses, and professional development.

For more information about the program: http://cmacweb.org/dept.cfm?sec=m

For more information about these positions: http://www.uarts.edu/contact/jobs.cfm