FACULTY SEARCH: Asst. Professor, Digital Media, Tenure-Track
The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development at New York University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin September 1, 2013.
We are seeking to fill a position in the area of digital media, open to candidates from a wide range of sub-areas and methodological perspectives, including software/code studies, network theory, social media, game studies, digital cultures, activist/tactical media, digital design studies, mobile media culture, digital communities, and information policy.
The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication is home to 28 full-time faculty and serves approximately 750 undergraduate majors, 120 MA students, and 35 PhD students. NYU’s dynamic Global Network University includes NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU Shanghai, and international programs and academic centers around the world. The department is active in the NYU Global Network University, with a particular emphasis on sites in Paris, Prague, Buenos Aires, and Shanghai. NYU Steinhardt faculty may be afforded the opportunity to work at these global study and research sites.
NYU is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment and strongly encourages applications from historically underrepresented groups. Qualifications: Qualified candidates should have a PhD and an active agenda of externally funded research, publication, and teaching.
Responsibilities: Teach and advise undergraduate and graduate students, conduct research, and engage in program, department, school-level, and university service.
Applications: Please apply via e-mail with a cover letter, CV, names and contact information for three references, and a sample of work to email@example.com.
Applications should be addressed to: Professor Charlton McIlwain Chair, Digital Media Search Committee Department of Media, Culture, and Communication Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development New York University 239 Greene St, 3rd floor New York ,NY 10003
Further information about the position can be obtained from Marita Sturken, Department Chair: firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on November 5, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
New York University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.