DEPAUL UNIVERSITY Adjunct Faculty in Game Design in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: DePaul UniversityDePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.Adjunct Faculty in Game DesignClassification InformationRankAdjunct (Non-tenure Track)Position / Posting InformationThis pool will close on the date specified in the Close Date field. You will be notified of the closing by email. If you would like to remain in the pool after that time, you will need to resubmit to the new pool posting at: of Computing and Digital MediaResponsibilitiesDePaul's College of Computing & Digital Media (CDM) is located in the heart of Chicago's Loop, the central business district of Chicago. CDM students come from a variety of backgrounds and cultures therefore CDM is interested in recruiting and maintaining a diverse faculty. Part-time teaching positions are available throughout the academic year, including summer sessions. Academic course schedules fluctuate from quarter to quarter, and the college will work with selected individuals to determine a quarterly schedule. Courses are not guaranteed, however the college does its best to give ample notice about available courses. Applicants with expertise that matches course scheduling needs will be contacted for an interview.The School of Design offers a learning environment that nurtures the development of innovative designers, who embrace interdisciplinary methods to solve challenging problems. The School of Design offers undergraduate degrees in Graphic Design and Game Design, graduate programs in Experience Design, Digital Communications and Media Arts, and Game Design, and a Ph.D. program in Human Centered Design. The MS in Human Computer Interaction and the BS in Interactive and Social Media are joint programs with CDM's School of Computing.Required QualificationsMinimum requirements include a master's degree in the discipline, or 18 semester/27 quarter hours of graduate work in the discipline, or an undergraduate degree with a minimum of five years demonstrated relevant professional experience. Exceptions may be considered with approval of the dean.Preferred QualificationsPosting NumberPart-time Faculty 119PostingSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsThe BS in Game Design degree prepares students to become leaders in the diversifying field of games. Throughout the program, students collaborate on interdisciplinary teams with programmers, artists, writers, and audio designers. The curriculum focuses on the entire development cycle from ideation to documentation, prototyping, implementation, iteration, and testing towards creating polished experiences. Students learn to evaluate and critique each other's work, communicate, problem-solve and design for clients. Throughout the process students will build a portfolio showcasing the diversity of their skill-sets ranging from indie games, to art games, and games for change on established and experimental platforms.Close Date10/01/2018Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).1.* Do you have a Master's degree or equivalent professional experience? oYesoNo2.* Please indicate the number of years of teaching experience you have in the field of game design oNoneo1 semester or 1-2 quarterso1-2 yearso2-4 yearso5+ years3.* Please indicate the number of years of experience you have in the field of game design oNoneo1 se mester or 1-2 quarterso1-2 yearso2-4 yearso5+ years4.* Please indicate the game engines you are most familiar with using (Open Ended Question)5.* Please indicate any relevant applications or software used in game development you are most familiar with using (Open Ended Question)6.* Please indicate any programming languages you are most familiar with using (Open Ended Question)Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents1.CV2.Cover LetterOptional Documents1.Portfolio2.Teaching Evaluations3.SyllabiApply Here: