Assistant/Associate Professor of Game & Interactive Design

Alfred State SUNY College of Technology k

Alfred, NY

Nov 15
Job Description

Assistant/Associate Professor of Game & Interactive Design

About Alfred State College:
Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning, sustainability, and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Our faculty is dedicated to teaching and the academic success of our students. Alfred State seeks educators who are student-centered and engage in the life of the College. Our tenure process emphasizes teaching and university service with a more flexible approach to scholarship and professional growth.

Job Description:
The Digital Media & Animation Department is seeking qualified faculty for the new Game & Interactive Design AS and BS programs. The ideal candidate will have college-level teaching experience and be skilled in game and interactive design. Teaching opportunities include 2D Game Design, 3D Game Design, Asset Design, and Survey of Interactive Design. Other responsibilities include curriculum development, student advising, and university service.


Suitable graduate-level terminal degree in a relevant field with a preference for PhD.; college level teaching experience; demonstrated knowledge of traditional and experimental art, interactive and game design practices, as well as current design technology; dedication to the exploration of emerging technologies.

Additional Information:
Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report. Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.

Application Instructions:
Please provide cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, resume, and contact information for three references.


Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/mkpxbx8tk68ff3c7

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

Alfred State SUNY College of Technology

Pratt Institute is a global leader in higher education, preparing 4,700 undergraduate and graduate students for successful careers in art, design, architecture, information and digital innovation, and liberal arts and sciences. Founded in 1887, Pratt is a living laboratory of creativity with a historic, 25-acre campus in Brooklyn, as well as a signature building in Manhattan. Our esteemed faculty of accomplished professionals and scholars challenge talented students to transform their passion into meaningful expression and contribute to society as leaders in their fields.

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