Tuscarawas Campus – New Philadelphia, OH (this position will also work at the Kent Campus and Stark Campus)
Kent State University at Tuscarawas is accepting applications for part-time instructors in the area of Modeling, Animation and Game Creation (MAGC).
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Applicants will teach one or more of the following courses depending on their qualifications:
MAGC 12000: 2D Graphics Technology. Experience with Adobe PhotoShop required.
MAGC 12001: Modeling and Texturing I. Experience with Autodesk Maya and Substance Painter
MAGC 22001: Modeling for Architecture. Experience with Autodesk Revit required.
MAGC 22003: Solid Modeling. Experience with Autodesk Inventor required.
MAGC 22004: Modeling and Texturing II. Experience with Autodesk Maya required. Additional experience with Substance Painter preferred.
MAGC 22005: Multimedia & Game Design. Experience with Adobe PhotoShop and Unity game engine and C# knowledge required.
MAGC 22010: Digital Sculpting. Experience with Pixologic Zbrush and Autodesk Maya required.
The University Catalog descriptions of the courses can be found at catalog.kent.edu/coursesaz/magc/
Bachelor’s Degree in a Modeling, Animation and Game Creation (MAGC) related field with significant industry or professional experience in the desired software.
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
Light work-Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.
Special Instructions Summary:
To apply, please submit a letter of application, vitae/resume, copies of transcripts for both undergraduate and graduate education, and contact information for three (3) professional references to Assistant Dean Stephen Minnick, Kent State University at Tuscarawas, 330 University Drive NE, New Philadelphia OH, 44663 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. Qualified applicants will also be added to the pool of instructors available to teach at all Kent State University Regional Campuses.
Must pass a security check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco use are not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Internal Number: 000140
About Kent State University
Kent State University's eight-campus system, among the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and the regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio.The Kent Campus provides the resources and facilities of a large, diverse Ohio university, while the Regional Campuses – Kent State University at Ashtabula, Kent State University at East Liverpool, Kent State University at Geauga, Kent State University at Salem, Kent State University at Stark, Kent State University at Trumbull and Kent State University at Tuscarawas - offer the friendly, casual atmosphere of small liberal arts colleges. Today, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development locally and internationally as one of the premiere Ohio universities. Kent State is ranked among the nation's 77 public research universities demonstrating high-research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Liquid Crystal Institute, for example, conducts research that translates into technologies used globally in laptops, calculators and flat screen televisions.