Professional Teaching Fellow, Digital and Interactive Media

Hangzhou, China
28 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Digital and Interactive Media

Joint Institute at Zhejiang University City College, based in China

The University of Waikato has established a Joint Institute with Zhejiang University City College in Hangzhou, China.

The position is based in China and contributes to teaching courses in the area of Digital Media on the Bachelor of Media and Creative Technologies taught at the Joint Institute by our School of Arts.

To be successful in the role you will have demonstrated experience in both lecturing and facilitating creative workshops with large groups of students. The role requires knowledge of theory and practice in the areas of digital media production, animation and interactive media (digital games and VR). Knowledge of digital media in both Chinese and global contexts, experience of teaching across cultures and the ability to work with students for whom English is not their first language will be considered an advantage. A relevant Masters degree is essential and a PhD is preferred.

Salary will be in the range of CNY310,000 to CNY443,000 per year, dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.

A competitive benefits package is also on offer for the appointee (and partner and dependent children where relevant) which includes either on campus accommodation or a contribution towards accommodation, a contribution towards relocation and international school tuition fees, payment for work visa and insurance costs and one return economy airfare per annum to return to home country. For full details of these benefits please refer to the position description.

It is envisaged the appointment will start at the end of 2019 / beginning 2020 to include training before teaching at the Joint Institute starts. Applicants must be eligible to receive a Foreign Expert Certificate (FEC) to meet the criteria for teaching staff at the Institute.

This position will remain open until filled

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