Computational Media: Lecturer in Games (Open until filled. Apply by 4/26/21)

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  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Expires on: June 8, 2021

University of California Santa Cruz
Department of Computational Media

Computational Media: Lecturer in Games (Open until filled. Apply by 4/26/21)

The Department of Computational Media at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for one or more lecturers to potentially teach 2-6 courses in the areas of in Computational Media such as game design studio, game systems, game design practicum, game engine, and foundations of interactive game design at the undergraduate-level throughout the 2021-22 academic year (with the possibility of 1-2 courses during Summer Session 2022). See the UCSC Course Catalog for a full list of the Department’s course descriptions.

Outstanding candidates with expertise to teach courses in the above areas are encouraged to apply. The campus is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching and other assigned duties.

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Commensurate with qualifications and experience and the particular courses the Lecturer is appointed to teach. Compensation for Summer Session courses may vary from courses taught during the academic year.


• B.S. / B.A. / B.F.A. (or equivalent foreign degree) and three years of industry experience relevant to the advertised course topics (this pertains to both the degree field and industry experience), or an M.S. / M.A. / M.F.A. (or equivalent foreign degree) in a field relevant to the advertised course topics. Degree requirements must be met at the time of application.

• Teaching experience demonstrated by college-level teaching experience, TA experience, research presentations, and/or professional development training seminars.

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