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Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts Assistant Professor or Instructor in Residence in Game Development

The Department of Interactive Media Bradley University seeks a dynamic individual to join our award-winning and nationally ranked game program beginning August 2021 as a non-tenure-track Assistant Professor or Instructor-in-Residence in Game Development. Appointment as Assistant Professor requires an appropriate terminal degree.

The successful candidate will be an experienced game programmer. 

Prior experience with Unity and/or Unreal (the game engines used in our courses) is desired, but not required. Industry experience, teaching experience, and a demonstrated ability to teach the game development process are also all desirable.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Qualified candidates should electronically submit, in PDF format, a letter of application describing qualifications for and the specific interest in the position, a current resume, and contact information of at least three current professional references to:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment at Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

Bradley University is a top-ranked, prestigious, private university in Peoria, Illinois, offering nearly 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students the opportunities, choices and resources of a larger university and the personal attention and exceptional learning experience of a smaller university.  Bradley offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs in business, communications, education, engineering, fine arts, health sciences, liberal arts and sciences, and technology. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in Central Illinois.

The Department of Interactive Media students can major in Animation, Game Art, Game Design, User Experience Design, or Interactive Media. The Department has an enrollment of approximately 250 majors (and growing). The Department’s Game Design major has garnered national attention and acclaim. The game program is currently ranked #8 in the nation by the Princeton Review.

The Department of Interactive Media is part of the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts that consists of the Departments of Art & Design, Communication, Interactive Media, Music, Theatre Arts, an interdisciplinary Global Scholars Program, and its nationally renowned Hollywood Semester. The Slane College enrolls approximately 1,000 students and has a generous endowment, with excellent integrated technology to support teaching and scholarship in six exclusive campus buildings.

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Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.