The Technology, Culture, and Society Department at NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full-time, non-tenured, renewable faculty position in Integrated Digital Media, with a start date of September 1, 2018. New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States, and the Tandon School of Engineering has the distinct history of having been known previously as Brooklyn Poly and the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.
The NYU Tandon School of Engineering is part of a major research university, and it is deeply committed to excellence in teaching and learning. Tandon fosters student and faculty innovation and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world. The Technology, Culture, and Society Department invites applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds who have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and university service. We will consider applicants in all areas of digital media, but with a preference for individuals with interests at the intersection of engineering and creative practice, including, but not limited to: human-computer interaction, virtual and augmented reality, assistive technology, digital fabrication, physical and wearable computing, machine learning and applied media, interactive installation, motion capture or real-time live performance. The candidate should be committed to all levels of teaching, from introductory undergraduates to graduate students.
The faculty and students of Integrated Digital Media (IDM) in the Tandon School of Engineering are at the forefront of research within the Brooklyn Research Triangle and have access to a world-class facility at the NYU Media and Games Network (MAGNET), alongside programs from across the university.
The successful candidate should be an excellent teacher. Candidates must have at least a master’s degree (Ph.D. preferred) and a record of industrial experience and/or teaching in these areas.
Applicants should include a cover letter, current CV, web portfolio, a teaching statement describing experience and teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references. All application materials should be submitted electronically. Applications received by March 1, 2018 will receive full consideration.