Media Arts, Full-Time Lecturer, Faculty
MTSU seeks candidates who are committed to innovative teaching and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with a diverse student body.
Salary commensurate with education and experience
Job Summary/Basic Function
The Department of Media Arts at Middle Tennessee State University invites applicants for a full-time, temporary (non-tenurable) faculty position (144090) at the rank of Lecturer. This is a one year temporary appointment with possible annual renewal for up to three years total. Start date for the appointment is August 1, 2021. Position contingent upon funding.
MTSU is seeking an experienced, professional interactive media practitioner to teach a full-time load of creative, production, technical, and theoretical courses in its Interactive Media program. Applicants must be familiar with current industry tools, processes, methodologies, standards, and practices.
A Master's in Media Arts or closely related field. A bachelor’s degree in media arts or a closely related field plus 10 years of industry experience in interactive media may be accepted in lieu of a master’s degree.
Required Related Experience
Five or more years of recent industry experience in developing and implementing interactive media projects and content such as websites, social media, and mobile applications as well as experience in content strategy, creation, and management as they relate to interactive media.
Documents Needed to Apply
In order to successfully apply, applicants are required to include a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and a statement of Teaching Philosophy at the time of online application.
NOTE: Applicants are also required to provide a portfolio of examples of their work at the time of application. This must be provided as a link to the portfolio. The link should be attached as "Other Document 1."
Special Instruction to Applicants
If you need help in applying, please contact the Faculty Recruitment Specialist at (615) 898-5128.
If you have position specific questions, please contact Billy Pittard at Billy.Pittard@mtsu.edu.
MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Application Review Date: 06/17/21