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Employee Group: Academic
Faculty/Department: Animation, Arts & Design
Campus: Trafalgar (May be assigned activities at any Sheridan campus)
Reference Number: 18/F/04 & 18/F/14
Start Date: August 2018
Salary Range: $62,717 - $108,723 (based on relevant educational qualifications and experience)
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Sheridan is looking for an outstanding individual to join our faculty team, starting in August 2018. The successful candidate will develop curriculum and teach a range of courses in Interaction Design to students in our Bachelors of Interaction Design Program in the Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design. Sheridan's degree program prepares students to work as designers in the field of interactive communications. Candidates should demonstrate an ability to teach in areas that can include visual communication design, design thinking, mobile development, data visualization, programming for interactivity and technology courses. A desire to address the challenges of integrating emerging trends into curriculum, such as AR/ VR/ XR (Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality/ Mixed Reality) and the use of AI (Artificial Intelligence), would be important for candidates to demonstrate. Our goal is to produce designers with a strong, personal voice and who can potentially provide leadership in the increasingly digital global practice of interaction design, to navigate increasingly complex design problems, and contribute to positive social and cultural change.
Sheridan faculty provide academic leadership to programs and courses within their areas of expertise and contribute to the creation of a learning-centred environment where students can develop to their full potential. They also contribute to College, Faculty and Program excellence by collaborating on a variety of initiatives such as new program development, applied research and alternative delivery strategies.
Sheridan welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minorities, Indigenous People, and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Sheridan is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. At any stage of the hiring process, Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation.
Note: Copies of educational credentials are requested at the time of an interview. As a condition of employment, Sheridan requires confirmation of educational credentials in the form of an official Canadian transcript or an official evaluation of international credentials which determines Canadian equivalency.
Please apply online: https://careers-sheridancollege.icims.com