SUBSTITUTE LECTURER OF INTERACTIVE VISUALIZATION

Media Lab is a multidisciplinary department of Helsinki University of Art and Design. At the moment we’re looking for a SUBSTITUTE LECTURER OF INTERACTIVE VISUALIZATION that will take care of the related teaching and administrative tasks during the spring semester of 2009. The two courses to be lectured are “3D User Interface Design” and “Dynamic Visualization Design 2”. All the courses are given in English. In addition there is a possibility to do artistic/research work related to interaction design. The applicant should have a good understanding of visual design, computer graphics, virtual/augmented reality and user interfaces. We value work experience in the fields of art, design, software development and scientific research. Any previous teaching experience is a definite plus. The general requirements common to all the lecturer positions can be viewed online here: https://www.taik.fi/taikista/taik_tyopaikkana/virantayttoohjeet/lehtorin_viran_tayttomenettely.html The work is full-time and starts in January 2009 and lasts until the end of June 2009. Compensations will be paid according to the new salary system at Finnish universities. The position is on faculty demand level 5. In addition, a personal supplementary compensation of up to 46% maximum will be paid. The free-form applications should be submitted either by e-mail to kirjaamo@taik.fi or by mail to: Taideteollisen korkeakoulun kirjaamo, Hämeentie 135 C, 00560 Helsinki. The applications should include a CV and be written in either Finnish or English. Deadline for the applications is monday the 1st of December 2008. Selected participants will be invited to an interview where they can present their work samples. For further information, contact lecturer Markku Reunanen through e-mail: mreunane@taik.fi