• Adjunct Faculty - Motion Capture, College of Arts and Sciences

    Job Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 7 months ago(7/13/2018 4:34 PM)
    Job ID
    College of Arts & Sciences
    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses in New York City (Manhattan) and Long Island (Old Westbury) in New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; Vancouver, British Columbia; and in various programs around the world. NYIT sponsors 13 NCAA Division II programs.


    NYIT is guided by its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified students, and support research and scholarship that benefit the larger world. More than 100,000 graduates have received degrees from NYIT. For more information, visit nyit.edu.



    The College of Arts and Sciences of New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), an independent senior comprehensive college with campuses on Long Island, in Manhattan, and in various countries providing graduate and undergraduate education seeks applicants for an adjunct faculty position in motion capture and computer graphic production under the Department of Digital Art & Design starting in Fall of 2018 at its New York campuses.  The ideal candidate will have a wide range of knowledge and expertise in the technical applications of motion capture within the context of art and design disciplines. Opportunities are available at both Manhattan and Old Westbury campuses. 



    •  Candidates should possess an M.F.A. or related degree in the fields of digital art, graphic design, or fine arts.
    • Familiarity with industry standard software and should possess practical experience with industry post-production pipeline in the current cg/animation industry. 
    • Successful candidates will be able to contribute their technical expertise within the context of an academic environment that stresses the aesthetic, conceptual, and historical within a student’s portfolio development.
    • Individuals who demonstrate dedication, creativity, and open-mindedness are highly preferred.
    • High level of expertise of operations of motion capture facilities
    • Demonstration of technical instruction in the use of game design, animation and motion capture 
    • Experience in motion capture pipeline, workflow/set up and production environment 
    • Expertise in standard 3D animation, rendering and motion capture software
    • Teaching experience at a college level 




     Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and portfolio to be considered.




    NYIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


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