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Position Title:Visiting Assistant Professor of Games and Interactive Media
Posting Number:1312
Department:School of Communication & the Arts
Type of Position:Full Time
Duration of Position:11 Month
Work Schedule:M-F 8:30AM-5:00PM
Number of Hours Per Week:37.5
Number of Position Openings:1
Brief Summary:

Marist College invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Games and Interactive Media to join the School of Communication and the Arts beginning in fall 2018. The visiting faculty member will be teaching courses in the Media Studies & Production major and Games & Emerging Media program (which is recognized as one of the top 40 game programs in the world by Princeton Review).

Duties and Responsibilities:

Candidates should have experience in one or more of the following areas: game design, game development, Unity/Unity development, game art, user experience design, 3D level design, virtual reality, augmented reality, modding, and/or human-computer interaction. Candidates will teach courses that align with their expertise, selected from a range of courses such as Introduction to Design, Digital Toolbox, Game Art, Game Design II/Unity, Level Design, and/or Human-Computer Interaction. Expectations for the visiting position include a teaching load of 24 credits for the year.


Qualified candidates for the visiting faculty position will hold at least a Master’s degree and/or have significant professional experience in game design, art, or development. Teaching experience and games industry experience is desired. A Ph.D. or other terminal degree in a relevant field is a plus.

Required Applicant Documents:Resume, Cover Letter, References
Position Open Date:07/12/2018

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