Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University (KCAD) in Grand Rapids, MI prepares artists and designers to have impact through practice. Responsibilities for a KCAD adjunct faculty member include syllabus and class preparation, instruction during scheduled course time, providing reasonable availability to students for consultation and assistance with respect to assigned course(s), and evaluation of student performance.
Digital Media Graduates will be innovative artists and designers, well prepared to create rich media experiences that combine imaging, animation, sound and interactivity.
This teaching assignment within the BFA Digital Media Program will focus in 3D for Visual Development, Interaction Design, 2D Animation, Game Art and Motion Design.
Master's degree in a related field to content being taught or: Master's degree in unrelated field and additional minimum of 15 graduate credits in a field related to the content being taught or: A combination of:
A minimum of six years, working in the field of industry of the content area being taught;
Evidence of recognized accomplishment in area being taught, including awards, bibliography of publication referencing design or art work or scholarship;
Evidence of scholarly/creative accomplishment in terms of completed design work, patents, exhibitions, presentations, publication, and juried recognition at the regional, national and international level.
Evidence of service to the field in terms of memberships on committees or boards of professional organizations and other contributions to the field.
Required Work Experience:
Evidence of recent successful professional practice in digital 3D art or design. Experience with or ability to adapt to Modo.
Terminal graduate degree in content area being taught or a related content area being taught. Experience with or ability to adapt to Cinema 4D and Z-Brush. One year or more of teaching experience.
Proposed Salary: Starting at $3,950 per 3 credit course.
Location: Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University - Grand Rapids
Internal Number: 27925
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