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DePaul University - College of Computing and Digital Media

Chicago, Illinois - United States
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Assistant Prof/Instructor in CS Game Programming


DePaul University’s School of Computing invites applications for (a) a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor or (b) an instructor (renewable) in game programming. Successful candidates will be part of one of the fastest growing and most highly recognized game design programs in the country:  Animation Career Review 2016 rated our programs 2nd in the Midwest and 16th nationally; Princeton Review 2016 ranked our undergraduate program 35th nationally, and our graduate program 15th nationally.


Our program is part of the College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM), located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop, the central business district of Chicago. Our degree programs feature concentrations in programming and game design, are highly cross-disciplinary, and are linked closely with our programs in Animation, Interactive Media, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Digital Cinema and Computer Graphics.


Ideal candidates for these positions will have an active interest in game programming and have experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Game Software Development / Software Engineering

  • Game Engine Programming

  • Mobile / Console Game Programming

  • Game AI / Game Physics

  • Computer Graphics

  • Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality


Candidates for the tenured track position should have a PhD or equivalent. Candidates without a terminal degree are eligible for a full-time instructor (renewable) position and are encouraged to apply. Rank and salary are commensurate with quali?cations and experience.


Apply at priority consideration, application materials must be received by January 15, 2017. Applications should include a CV, teaching statement, research statement, three letters of recommendation, and a cover letter.


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As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, DePaul University provides job opportunities to qualified individuals without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age,  marital status, physical or mental disability, parental status, housing status,  source of income or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

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