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Non-Tenure Track Faculty 7075BR Golisano College of Computing & Info Sciences GCCIS - Interactive Games & Media
Faculty Type (Tenure Status): Non-Tenure-Track Lecturer Faculty Discipline: Interactive Games & Media Faculty Rank: Lecturer Employment Category: Fulltime Anticipated Start Date: 10-Aug-2022
Detailed Job Description Applications are invited for a Lecturer position starting in August 2022. College student teaching experience would be advantageous. The IGM Lecturer will contribute to the academic mission of the School of Interactive Games and Media (IGM) and will be responsible for course preparation, formal classroom and lab teaching, and new lecture and lab course development in one or more of the following areas:
Introductory game programming
Game engine programming
Game development environments such as Unity or Unreal
2D and 3D asset creation and animation for games
Mobile computing for games
Real-time interactive graphics programming
The IGM Lecturer will also be responsible for student mentoring and contributing to the advancement of IGM through service assignments. They will engage in professional growth through further study, creative projects, and active participation in professional societies. The successful candidates will have a passion for developing games and interactive media and have either game/interactive media industry experience or teaching experience in games/interactive media development and programming to inform their teaching.
We seek an individual who will contribute to a community committed to student-centeredness; professional development and scholarship; integrity and ethics; respect, diversity, and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; and teamwork and collaboration. Please see RIT's core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.
Live our values, embrace diverse perspectives, and nurture the RIT community to remain a great place to work for all.
Department/College Description The College: Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences at RIT is one of the most comprehensive computing colleges in the nation. The college is housed in modern Rochester, NY facilities, including leading computer science, game design & development, and cybersecurity programs. As home to the countrys first undergraduate programs in software engineering and information technology and the recently opened Global Cybersecurity Institute, Golisano College has long been a leader in computing education and research. Faculty, staff, and students have access to specialized studios, labs, and equipment that are among the most complete and current of any university in the world. Moreover, Golisano College graduates work at the worlds leading tech firms and have developed groundbreaking technology like the Kinect for Xbox 360 and game-changing innovations like jQuery. The college houses Computer Science, Computing Security, and Software Engineering departments, the School of Information, the School of Interactive Games & Media, and a college-wide PhD program, providing abundant opportunities for research collaboration within and beyond the college.
THE DEPARTMENT: The School of Interactive Games and Media (IGM) has about 30 full-time faculty and is committed to excellence in teaching and research. IGM offers undergraduate Bachelor of Science degrees in Game Design and Development, New Media Interactive Development, a Master of Science in Game Design and Development, and an accelerated BS/MS in Game Design and Development. IGM serves nearly 900 undergraduate students (including mandatory co-op experience) and about 60 graduate students. IGM currently ranks top 10 in the Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report, and the Animation Career Review for Game Design and Development programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. IGM works closely with RITs MAGIC (Media, Arts, Games, Interaction & Creativity) Center, a university-wide collaboration for research and publishing in games and digital media. The MAGIC Center comprises both a university research & development center and an independent game publishing studio.
THE UNIVERSITY: Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse, collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity, innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts, and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond our main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with more than 19,000 students and more than 125,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities worldwide. Find out more at www.rit.edu.
Required Minimum Qualifications
Masters degree in related discipline
Strong written and oral communication skills
Successful applicants have demonstrated the ability and/or potential to teach effectively
Ability to contribute to the Colleges continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.
Required Minimum Education Level MS, MA
Required Application Documents Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, Statement of Diversity Contribution, Statement of Teaching Philosophy
How To Apply Apply online at http://careers.rit.edu/faculty Search:7075BR. Please submit the following: your online application; cover letter (please explain your interest in applying for this position and how you anticipate covering classes based on your experience along with areas of growth).; a curriculum vitae, and upload the following attachments:
Diversity Statement - explain how youve demonstrated a commitment to diversity and inclusion in your work.
Teaching Statement - explain your approach to teaching, mentoring, and/or advising.
Portfolio (optional) - please include a link to examples of your work (e.g., a website, GitHub, etc).
RIT does not discriminate. RIT is an equal opportunity employer that promotes and values diversity, pluralism, and inclusion. For more information or inquiries, please visit RIT/TitleIX or the U.S. Department of Education at ED.Gov.
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Founded in 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a diverse and collaborative community of engaged, socially conscious, and intellectually curious minds. Through creativity and innovation, and an intentional blending of technology, the arts and design, we provide exceptional individuals with a wide range of academic opportunities, including a leading research program and an internationally recognized education for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Beyond our main campus in Rochester, New York, RIT has international campuses in China, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. And with more than 19,000 students and more than 125,000 graduates from all 50 states and over 100 nations, RIT is driving progress in industries and communities around the world. Find out more at www.rit.edu .
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