Essential Functions: The Department of Communication seeks an innovative storyteller whose creative practice intersects with a range of new and traditional media platforms. Candidate should have demonstrated experience in interactive production with expertise in at least one of the following areas: post-production techniques, sound production and design; cinematography, immersive media, animation, motion graphics, or other related areas of media production. Teach undergraduate and graduate students, have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, creative work, research, and service. The candidate will support our essential media production courses and develop new digital and/or emergent media courses that speak to their own areas of interest. The candidate will be an engaged member of the university community as well as promote diversity and inclusion. Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: A terminal degree (M.F.A.) or practice-based Ph.D. Extensive production experience in New Media, Digital Media, Film/Video, or related discipline. Two years of college teaching experience is required as is an active record of media-making and peer-reviewed exhibitions and/or screenings at the national level.
Internal Number: 76_207284
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.