Job: Long Island University – Assistant Professor of Media Arts

Assistant Professor of Media Arts

Rank & Salary:
Assistant, Full Time, Tenure Track
Salary commensurate with experience

Starting Date:
September, 2012

Terminal degree in Media Arts, Multimedia or Interactive Telecommunications (Ph.D. or M.F.A.. experience preferred) with a minimum of three years of demonstrated teaching practice in addition to strong evidence of scholarly/artistic publication.

Details after the jump


The successful candidate should be prepared to implement the new integrated undergraduate core
curriculum, teach undergraduate courses in Electronic Media, Print/Electronic Journalism and Public Relations, including courses such as Web Design, Web Development, Flash Development, Multimedia Production, Social Media use and optimization, or computer assisted reporting. The ability to participate in the process of developing an undergraduate track in digital game development will be an asset, as will the candidate’s ability to teach and support the Master’s Degree in Digital Game Design with courses in sound, animation or design aspects of that program. Candidates should be familiar with a variety of digital video, audio and related multimedia technology and software (e.g. Flash, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, Avid, Illustrator Sound Forge and Reason. Expertise in HTML5, CSS and ActionScript is expected. Professional experience in the web/electronic media/ or digital game design is a plus.

Applicants for this position should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae, other supporting materials will be solicited by request. Please send electronic applications to

Barbara Fowles, Ph.D..
Chair, Media Arts Department,
LIU Post
720 Northern Blvd.
Brookville, NY 11548-1300

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until a candidate is hired. Long Island University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

About LIU
In its ninth decade of providing access to the American dream through excellence in higher education, Long Island University is a multi-campus, diverse, doctoral institution of higher learning. One of the largest and most comprehensive
private universities in the country, Long Island University offers more than 550 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs and certificates, and educates over 24,000 students in degree-credit and continuing education
programs in Brooklyn, Brookville (Post), Brentwood, Riverhead, Rockland and Westchester.

The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences prepares students for successful careers in the fields of pharmacy and health care. The University’s Global College provides a wide range of study abroad
options at overseas centers in China, Costa Rica and India, and through program offerings in Australia, Taiwan, Thailand and Turkey. Long Island University’s more than 600 full-time faculty members provide outstanding instruction, which is supplemented by internships and cooperative education opportunities. The accomplishments of more than 182,000 living alumni are a testament to the success of its mission ‹ providing the highest level of education to people from all walks of life. The University;s NCAA Division I and II athletic teams, nationally renowned George Polk Awards in journalism and Tilles Center for the Performing Arts provide enrichment for students and the community.

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