The School of Music within the College of Arts and Sciences seeks a Postdoctoral Researcher to join our team. The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college and the academic heart of the university. The College hosts 81 majors. With 38 departments, 20+ world-class research centers, and more than 2,000 faculty and staff members, students have the unique opportunity to study with the best artists, scholars, and scientists in their field. The College values diversity and offers a supportive, open, and inclusive community.
The Postdoctoral Researcher designs and conducts research projects in Immersive Audio or related field under the direction of faculty supervisor; may or may not work independently and/or with interdisciplinary groups; writes papers and/or creative works and presents findings at conferences and workshops; teaches one course each semester; mentors undergraduate and graduate students interested in issues of the sonic arts and the use of sound in various media environments; position available for one year starting August 2019 with the possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance and availability of funds. The successful candidate will be affiliated with the School of Music and the Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design (ACCAD), and will be a resource for the College of the Arts and Sciences as a whole.
This position is made possible by Ohio State's Global Arts + Humanities Discovery Theme.
Additional Information for Applicants::
To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a URL for a digital portfolio of your works, and names and email addresses of three references. You may also include a URL for a digital portfolio that shows work of your students (optional).
Inquiries may be directed to Ainger (firstname.lastname@example.org).
PhD (or terminal degree) in relevant field of study, obtained by August 2019. A strong research agenda and demonstrated excellence in and commitment to interdisciplinary teaching and research are required.
The ideal candidate will be a creative and imaginative emerging artist and/or scholar who works in the sonic arts and have a portfolio of creative work and/or publications and a strong background in computer audio programming. The candidate may be a sound artist with computer programming skills or a computer scientist with a background in sonic arts creation/publication.
Target Salary: $50,004.00 - $50,004.00 Annually
Job Category: Research
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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