ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN COMPUTER GRAPHICS: The Computer Science and Software Engineering Department within the College of Engineering at Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA invites applications for a full-time, academic year, tenure-track Computer Science faculty appointment in the area of computer graphics and animation, at a rank and salary commensurate with the applicant's background and experience. Particular areas of interest include: computer graphics, interactive media, animation, and data visualization. The anticipated start date is September 7, 2017.
Duties include teaching undergraduate and master's level courses in the areas of computer graphics and animation, pursuing research in these areas, and providing service to the department, the university, and the community. A doctorate in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a closely related field is required. Candidates who can contribute teaching and research in computer graphics and interactive entertainment (i.e. game development, animation and effects, virtual reality, or creative computation, etc.), are encouraged to apply.
Cal Poly emphasizes Learn by Doing, which involves extensive lab work and projects in support of theoretical knowledge. Candidates with industry experience are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and laboratory-based instruction, dedication to continued professional development and scholarship, and a broad-based knowledge of computer science. Cal Poly has established a unique program in Computing for the Interactive Arts as well as a concentration in Interactive Entertainment. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting and enhancing these strategic initiatives. Past experience and a commitment to working in a multi-disciplinary setting is preferred. Demonstrated ability in written and oral use of the English language is required.
To apply (online faculty application required), visit: www.calpolyjobs.org/applicants/Central?quickFind=165455
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