Lecturer in Animation and Interactive Media

Expiring today

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Salary
$90,112-$107,010 p.a
Posted
14 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2016
Ref
555917
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
  • Contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School
  • Part Time (0.8, 4 days/week) ongoing position, based in Melbourne's CBD
  • Academic Level B: $90,112-$107,010 p.a plus 17% super

Our organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Media and Communication seeks a Lecturer who will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the Animation and Interactive Media discipline area. The Lecturer will be responsible for carrying out teaching activities and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, research and/or professional capabilities relevant to the discipline.

The role

This position requires demonstrated ability to teach in the discipline area of animation in the Bachelor of Design (Animation and Interactive Media) program and significant industry experience in the animation and associated industries. Applicants with expertise in 3D animation; experience in studio pedagogy; and skilled in latest industry production methods and software including, Maya, ZBrush and Nuke, and Visual Effects software such as AE and Houdini, are particularly encouraged to apply.

Skills and experience

The successful applicant should be skilled as a teacher, knowledgeable about 3D animation and demonstrate an ability to work at industry standard and integrate their creative practice with teaching and research. The candidate should possess a demonstrated commitment to research and a collaborative work ethic.

Mandatory: Candidates will have a Doctorate or PhD within a field related to animation and will be required to undertake activities in line with the university's research strategy that emphasises relevant and applied research to advance scholarship and professional engagement.

To Apply

To view a Position Description and apply online please go to http://yourcareer.rmit.edu.au/jobSearch.asp quoting job ref #555917 or for further information please contact Helen Dickson on +61 3 9925 9816.

Applications Close: 11:55pm Sunday 11th December 2016.

All applicants are required to provide a separate statement addressing the key selection criteria in addition to providing a resume and covering letter.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.