The Nicholson School of Communication and Media (NSCM) and the Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) graduate program (M.S. Interactive Entertainment) in the College of Sciences (COS) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) is seeking a highly motivated and exceptionally qualified individual to support the interdisciplinary team-based graduate curriculum. The FIEA program is ranked as the #1 graduate game design program in North America and Europe by The Princeton Review. The successful candidate will be appointed as a twelve-month, non-tenure earning instructor or lecturer in the FIEA graduate program. The anticipated employment start date will be on or before January 3, 2022.
The selected candidate will contribute to the mission of NSCM through teaching courses at the graduate level in FIEA and the undergraduate level in the Games and Interactive Media (GaIM) program.
The instructional assignments are expected to be in-person at the graduate level. Virtual technologies are utilized for team and one-on-one instruction within the program and various modes may be applied in any undergraduate assignment.
Direction and related duties may include recruitment and professional, instructional and community service in the game and simulation industries.
For more information about the program and school visit:
Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) https://fiea.ucf.edu/
Nicholson School of Communication and Media (NSCM) https://communication.ucf.edu/.
COS houses most of the university's natural, computational, and social sciences in eight departments, two schools, and several centers. The college's programs play a key role in advancing UCF as a national research university that is determined to help students from all backgrounds achieve success. For more information, visit https://sciences.ucf.edu/.
UCF, located in Orlando, Florida, is classified as a Very High Research Activity university by the Carnegie Foundation. With a diverse student body of more than 72,000 students, UCF is one of the country's largest universities. The university offers more than 200-degree programs. UCF is committed to diversity and was designated a Hispanic Serving Institution in 2019. For more information, visit https://www.ucf.edu.