About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.
About the Opportunity: We seek a part-time lecturer who can teach in undergrad/grad courses in areas of Game Design & Game Science (Analytics). The Game Design program at Northeastern is interdisciplinary and is seeking part-time faculty to be a part of our efforts bridging games, design, creativity, science, and computing. Applicants are expected to be specialized in one or more areas within the medium: game analytics, game user research, game design, game criticism, player psychology, game programming. We seek instructors that facilitate meaningful learning of the course outcomes in the curriculum and proactively support all facets of the learning environment. You will provide education through learning-centered instruction that will enable graduates to fulfill the evolving needs of the marketplace. At Northeastern we encourage a culture of learning that values mutual responsibility and respect, life-long learning, diversity and ethics as well as personal and professional development. Courses are dependent upon enrollment, funding and program needs.
Starting dates September and January.
Qualifications: We expect successful candidates to demonstrate a strong commitment to and excellent record in teaching in any of the core areas of game design and science, including (but not limited to) game design, prototyping, game scripting, animation, and interface design.
Applicants must have an MFA or a PhD in game design or related areas.
Salary Grade: Stipend rate per credit
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.