Requisition Number: 0904385
Department: 13050000-DW-DIGITAL WORLD
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Description: The successful candidate will become a member of a new team of transdisciplinary Digital Arts & Sciences (DAS)faculty. The DAS faculty form the core of a dynamic academic and research consortium between UF's Colleges of Journalism & Communications, Fine Arts, and Engineering, centered at the Digital Worlds Institute. The tenure track for this new position will reside in the interdisciplinary Digital Worlds Institute. The DAS faculty member will teach courses in digital media and direct master's and doctoral student research across the partnering Colleges and Institute. The faculty member will engage in interdisciplinary teaching and research promoting the further development of graduate and undergraduate DAS study and research.
Minimum Requirements: Terminal degree in an appropriate area and a minimum of three years of professional experience in an area related to interactive Media/Digital Arts & Sciences. The successful candidate will have a distinguished record of scholarship, research and/or professional project development appropriate to be appointed at the assistant or associate professor level.
Preferred Qualifications: PhD and/or MFA preferred and 5 years of professional experience in an area related to interactive Media/Digital Arts & Sciences.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please apply online. Applications must include an electronic copy of the following: (1) a letter of interest; (2) complete curriculum vitae; (3) names, addresses, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three professional/academic references. The Search Committee may request additional materials at a later time. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by January 15, 2014, when the search committee will begin reviewing applications. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-4621 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD). Questions can be directed to: Chair, DAS Faculty Search, PO 115800 University of Florida, Gaines ville, FL 32611-5800 The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The "Government in the Sunshine" laws of the State of Florida require that all documents related to the search process be available for public inspection. Final candidates will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.