The School of Information Technology invites applications from candidates with a strong background in the areas of interactive media, digital storytelling, data visualisation, game-based narratives, educational games, and other areas of digital media production. The candidate requires a strong record of teaching and a demonstrated research background in areas of information visualization, visual design, and digital storytelling in general and specialized knowledge in topics including but not limited to casual visualization, data journalism, user-centered design, virtual reality, immersive storytelling and collaborative data analysis.

The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels, supervise undergraduate capstone projects and graduate students, and develop new and revise existing courses; (ii) build on their existing record of research with publications at top-tier international forums, develop a strong, externally-funded research program offering exceptional training opportunities, and pursue dynamic partnerships with industry and government organizations; and (iii) assist in the administration of the School’s ongoing activities.

LOCATION

Ottawa

ORGANIZATION

School of Information Technology
Carleton University

EMAIL

hiring@csit.carleton.ca

EMPLOYER JOB POST

https://carleton.ca/provost/2020/assistant-professor-digital-media-production-information-technology/

ADDRESS

1125 Colonel By Drive
AP230
Ottawa
ON
K1S5B6

TYPE

Research + Teaching

CLASSIFICATION

Assistant Professor

TENURED POSITION

Yes

RESEARCH FIELDS

information visualization, interactive media, digital storytelling, , data visualisation, game-based narratives, educational games, digital storytelling, data journalism, virtual reality, immersive storytelling
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