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Assistant Professor (6332)

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Position Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number FAC0038P
Classification Assistant Professor
Working Title Assistant Professor (6332)
Job code 2000FACUL
Type of Position F
FTE 1.00
Representation Union
Department School of Art and Design
Position Description Summary

Tenure-track Assistant Professor within the School of Art and Design. Teach animation, new-media and computer-art courses.

Required Qualificaitons

MFA degree. Two or more years teaching experience beyond graduate school. Knowledge of 2D and 3D modeling and animation software (3D Studio Max or Maya, ZBrush), game engines (Unity or Unreal) and computer hardware required.

Preferred Qualifications

Relevant industry experience outside of academia. Experience with 3-D printing, Virtual Reality systems.

Hiring Rate/Range Commensurate with experience and education.
Working Hours various
Posting Date 11/17/2017
Closing Date
Priority Review Date 02/16/2018
Open Until Filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Link to Department Homepage
Physical Demands
Background Check Required Yes
EEO Statement

In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.

Visa Policy

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

ADA Accomodation

To request a reasonable accommodation please contact Human Resource Services at 815.753.6000. For more information about requesting an ADA accommodation view Employment and Accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act policy.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts (unofficial with official required at hire)
  4. List of References
  5. Portfolio/URL
  6. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
Optional Documents