Slane College of Communication and Fine Arts - Instructor-in-Residence of Game Design.

The Department of Interactive Media at Bradley at Bradley University seeks a dynamic individual to join our award-winning and nationally ranked game program beginning August 2019 as an Instructor-of-Residence of Game Design. Appointment requires a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with substantial professional experience or a terminal degree (MFA, EdD, or PhD) in a related field.

The successful candidate will be able to teach students game design and the game development process. Professional experience and college-level teaching experience is preferred. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Expertise in one or more of the following areas is desirable: level design, analog game design, systems design, mission design, game narrative writing, game production, visual scripting, and/or Unity C# scripting.

Qualified candidates should electronically submit, in PDF format, a letter of application describing qualifications for and the specific interest in the position, a Curriculum Vitae, a research/creative production sample, and complete contact information for at least three current professional references. Materials should be emailed to game-search@bradley.edu. Employment with 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 5,400 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 Design, User Experience Design, or Interactive Media. The Department has an enrollment of approximately 220 majors (and growing). The Department’s Game Design major has garnered national attention and acclaim. The game program is currently ranked #15 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, 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.

For additional information about the University, Slane College of Communication and Fine Arts and the Department of Interactive media visit www.bradley.edu, www.bradley.edu/academic/colleges/cfa/, and  www.bradley.edu/academic/departments/interactive/.

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