Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor in Animation and Visual Effects at VUW, New Zealand
Victoria University of Wellington, School of Design, New Zealand
Apply by August 15, 2019
This Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor role focuses on delivering high quality teaching, research, and service in the School of Design, across various areas related to animation and visual effects research and practice.
School of Design
Wellington, New Zealand
Help shape the future of Animation and VFX: become a leader in design education.
This Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor role focuses on delivering high quality teaching, research, and service in the School of Design, across various areas related to animation and visual effects research and practice. The appointed candidate should have a broad understanding of the value of animation and visual effects – in New Zealand as well as internationally. The candidate should be familiar with contemporary discourse in the field and able to foster critical and creative thinking. As well as experience teaching in higher education, the candidate should have a strong professional portfolio, or research in animation and visual effects, with substantial expertise in one or more of the following areas:
• 3D modelling
• 3D and Character Animation
• Motion Capture
• Visual Effects
• Conceptual/experimental approaches to the field
The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate an excellent creative practice, and/or an existing research programme, and will have identified strategies for further developing their research/creative practice within the School of Design’s strategic research areas. Please include a covering letter, CV, and portfolio with examples of practice or research and student work (web based portfolios are preferred). For further information, please contact: Zach Dodson, Acting Head of School, Design – email@example.com
Applications close Thursday, 15 August 2019.
Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.
For more information and to apply online visit http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies