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Part-Time Faculty: Game Design & Development Fall 2021

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Type: Part-time
Campus: Mount Carmel - Hamden, CT
Categories: Faculty

Overview: The Department of Game Design & Development in the College of Arts and Sciences of Quinnipiac University seeks highly qualified applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching for part-time faculty openings for the Fall 2021 semester. We seek a faculty member to teach our Introduction to Game Art class. Applicants should have college-level teaching experience as well as a portfolio of work demonstrating their ability to produce 2D and 3D art for games. The class include character and level design, pixel art, and game UI and graphics as well as beginning 3D modeling skills.
About Quinnipiac: Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." Quinnipiac has been named a "Great College to Work For" as determined by a comprehensive industry survey. For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. An education at Quinnipiac embodies the University's commitment to preparing graduates for 21st century careers and citizenship, creating an inclusive, excellence-driven community, nurturing and positively impacting internal, local and global communities and fostering lifelong connections and success. The University believes in educating a diverse student body to become valued and contributing members of their communities through vital and purposeful educational programs. Students engage with real-world issues through practice and considering different perspectives. The University's innovative curriculum further prepares undergraduate and graduate students to understand their roles and responsibilities as members of the Quinnipiac community as well as the larger national and global communities.
Responsibilities:
  • We seek an adjunct instructor qualified to teach GDD 101, Introduction to Game Design & Development.
Education Requirements:
  • A Master’s degree or equivalent industry experience.
Qualifications:
  • Evidence of university-level teaching experience required
  • A background in game design and development especially in the process of brainstorming and prototyping analog and digital games
  • Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community
Special Instructions to Applicants:

TO APPLY:

Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter indicating which course(s) you are interested in teaching, along with your time availability for fall term, curriculum vitae or resume including details of teaching experience, scholarship achievements and applied experience; a statement of teaching philosophy and a summary of teaching effectiveness on-site and on-line, and the names and contact information for three references on the application form. Reference letters and formal teaching evaluations will only be required at the interview stage.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusion throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who enhance that diversity.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package for full-time faculty and staff which includes tuition remission and a culture that is inclusive and driven by excellence.

Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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