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Faculty Position Opening in the School of Communication and the Arts

  • Deadline:
    Feb. 12, 2013, 2:15 p.m.
  • Location:
    Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 12601, US

Faculty Position Opening in the School of Communication and the Arts

The Media Arts Department in the School of Communication and the Arts at Marist College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor to teach Interactive Media & Game Design courses in the newly established B.A. in Media Studies and Production, commencing Fall 2013.

This faculty member will be integral in building the new Interactive Media & Game Design concentration. The successful candidate will also show commitment to curriculum development, an interest in developing courses in interactive media for traditional and online instruction, and in converting existing courses where applicable for online instruction. Duties include designing and teaching courses in the Interactive Media & Game Design concentration; Conducting research and/or creative work in the candidate’s area of expertise leading to tenure and promotion; Engaging in academic advising, and service to the institution and to the candidate’s academic discipline and assisting in further developing and promoting a new bachelor’s degree program.

The Media Arts Department in the School of Communication and the Arts offers the BA in Media Studies and Production with concentrations in Film & Television and Interactive Media and Game Design. For more information about this new exciting degree, please visit:


Qualified candidates will hold a Ph.D., M.F.A. or other terminal degree in a relevant field at the time of the appointment, and possess a record of teaching, scholarship or creative work, and service commensurate with the appointment. Candidates with significant work toward degree completion may be considered. Industry or practical experience in designing games, interactive applications, social media, and/or mobile media is a plus.

To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted. Review of completed applications begins immediately and will continue until a successful candidate is identified and the position is filled. For full consideration of your application, please apply by February 15, 2013.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, persons with disabilities, and persons from other under-represented groups.


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