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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Part-time Instructor: Interactive Media in Los Angeles, United States

Employer Name: New York University

NYU's Los Angeles Program is seeking a local, part-time instructor to teach an undergraduate course focused on the ability to produce media and interact in realtime . The course will be under the sponsorship of NYU Shanghai's Interactive Media Arts program. The course is expected to be taught in the Summer 2021 term. This intensive course meets for 7-8 hours per week, for 6 weeks of instruction, with a negotiable meeting pattern/frequency. In addition to the time required for course preparation, classroom instruction, and assessment, the instructor is required to hold a minimum of one set 60-minute "office hour" at NYULA per instruction day, during which time the instructor will be available to meet with students. The instructor must be prepared to deliver course content remotely if conditions do not allow in-person instruction. Course Description Name: Realtime This course explores the disruptions and creative possibilities that realtime emerging media provides, through the lens of learning how to design, create, produce, and perform in realtime. Students will learn how to design and produce for realtime streaming media, the fundamentals of virtual production, digital content creation, and the basics of game engines. They will design and perform two distinct realtime performances, as well as work together with peers to conceptualize, design, and produce a short realtime 'pilot' using the tools and techniques they've learned in the first two projects. About NYU and NYU Los Angeles : Founded in 1831, New York University is the largest private university in the United States. The University has degree-granting campuses in New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai and operates 11 global academic centers and research programs in more than 25 countries. NYU Los Angeles is one of NYU's 12 study away programs where students can participate to study away while earning credits towards their degree. If you would like to learn more about the program, please visit the NYU Los Angeles program website . Candidates should have a terminal degree (e.g., MFA, MPS, or Ph.D.) as well as a minimum of two years of full-time teaching or equivalent professional experience. Ideally, candidates should also have published work in a discipline related to the theory and practice of emerging media and/or an established record of creative practice with publicly exhibited work in related fields, including experience with Unreal Engine. All applications must be made online through Interfolio. If you are new to using Interfolio Faculty Search, you may find the Job Applicant's Guide to Interfolio Faculty Search useful. Applications must include: (1) a current CV , (2) cover letter, (3) a portfolio of published works, (if available) and (4) student course evaluations (if available). All applications must be made online through Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/84457 . If you are new to using Interfolio Faculty Search you may find the following guide useful: Job Applicant's Guide to Interfolio Faculty Search . For people in the EU, click here for information on your privacy rights under GDPR: www.nyu.edu/it/gdpr NYU is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its recruitment and hiring process without regard to age, alienage, caregiver status, childbirth, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, domestic violence victim status, ethnicity, familial status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital status, military status, national origin, parental status, partnership status, predisposing genetic characteristics, pregnancy, race, religion, reproductive health decision making, sex, sexual orientation, unemployment status, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels. Sustainability Statement NYU aims to be among the greenest urban campuses in the country and carbon neutral by 2040. Learn more at nyu.edu/sustainability