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  • Deadline:
    Aug. 30, 2005, 10:22 a.m.

The School of Art and Design, NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University is seeking an artist with distinguished professional experience in Interactive Digital Art to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Division of Expanded Media. The Division of Expended Media encompasses video art, print media, graphic design, sonic art and interactive media within a highly experimental, cross disciplinary, and research oriented context. This position is tenure track.

Requirements:Qualification requires candidate to possess an M.F.A. or equivalent degree with an outstanding electronic art portfolio. Teaching experience is highly desired.

Candidate must have experience in two or more of the following areas: computer animation (utilizing programs such as FlashMX and AfterEffects), 3D animation and motion graphics (utilizing programs such as Maya, Gitter, Shake and Imagine), interactive sensor/trigger design (often hand made as used in installation contexts), real time performance with electronics, (MaxDSP, or other midi applications), web site design (utilizing programs such as Dreamweaver involving HTML, DHTML, Javascript and CSS) and computer programming such as C++, Java or Lingo.

Candidate must show a willingness to embrace integrated relationships between interactive media, sound, video, animation, performance, graphic design, and other emerging digital forms. Candidate should also possess a working knowledge of programs such as (but not limited to): Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, FinalCutPro, Director, ProTools, Reactor, and other comparable new media tools. Candidate will be required to teach in a Mac based lab. For more information about the Division of Expanded Media see our web site at: http://nyscc.alfred.edu/ art_and_design/du/depts/2d/expandedmedia/main.swf

Candidate should submit work samples in a Mac compatible format, which include: video tape (any format), DVD, CDRom, audio CD, web sites, and slides. Candidate must also submit a CV, artist statement, and statement of teaching philosophy concerning new media, along with a list of three references.

Applications should be sent to:

Expanded Media Artist Position
c/o Joseph S. Lewis, III
Dean, School of Art & Design
NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University
2 Pine Street
Alfred, NY 14802