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fullTime
Full-time ,
submitted by
Ryan Griffis

Adjunct Lecturer/Lecturer, Studio Art, New Media

This appointment is for one year (with the potential to be renewed for an additional year) and will include teaching at least 2-3 courses each in the fall and spring semesters. Courses are intro-level undergraduate courses including: Time-based media (video production and editing, animation, and audio); Digital image making (basic concepts of digital images, digital montage/collage, digital workflows); Interactive media (computational processes, interface aesthetics, and narrative/paper prototyping).

Minimum Qualifications: Terminal degree in studio art, new media, or related field; experience
working with video, audio, and digital image making as tools for art making. Experience teaching time-based media to undergraduate students is required. Candidates should have working knowledge of histories and theories of time-based art and media (including some combination of contemporary art, cinema, new media, design, sound art, music).
Candidates should possess a demonstrated record of professional accomplishments and be in dialogue with contemporary discourse, particularly as it relates to practice or pedagogy. An excellent working
knowledge of appropriate software is required.

Salary: Commensurate with rank and experience.

Proposed Starting Dates:

9-month appointments: August 16, 2022
Fall-semester appointments: August 16, 2022
Spring-semester appointments: January 1, 2023

Application Procedures:

For full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by July 1, 2022 for appointments starting in Fall 2022, and October 1, 2022 for any Spring 2023 vacancies. Please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu (Job ID 167354). Only candidate profiles submitted through the jobs.illinois.edu application portal will be considered. To be considered complete, your submission must include the following:

  1. Cover Letter (please indicate which position you are applying for)
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Names and complete contact information for three references
  4. Portfolio of professional work (up to 20 images).

Please submit items 1 -3 as a single, multi-page, letter-size PDF (NOT an Acrobat “PDF portfolio”) using the naming convention of “lastname_docs.pdf”. Portfolios should be submitted as a separate PDF using the naming convention of “lastname_portfolio.pdf”.

Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position.

For additional information regarding these positions, please contact:

Shanitera Walker, HR Coordinator
School of Art & Design, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
408 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
217-300-2878 | walker32@illinois.edu

Contact Info:
Shanitera Walker
217-300-2878
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign