Koc University, the Department of Media and Visual Arts (MAVA) is looking for practitioner(s) to teach media production courses in at least one of the following areas: Film Production, Game Design and Animation, Programming. Applicants with experience in more than one of these areas are particularly welcome to apply. All courses at MAVA are taught in English.
The qualified candidates should either have a Masters Degree (MA or MFA) or a minimum of 10 year production related experience in their respective fields with BA or BS degree
Experience in teaching undergraduate level courses is a plus.
Excellent command of spoken and written English
Expected to contribute to MAVA by advising students in media production projects.
(1)Film Production: Teaching introductory and advanced level courses in film and video. The film productions are expected to provide students with hands-on experience in pre-production, directing, camera use and movements, lighting, video and audio editing, special effects, compositing and motion graphics.
(2) Game Design and Animation: Teaching 2D and 3D animation production courses focusing on character design, computer based 2D animation production and animation production techniques such as stop-motion) and 3D animation production courses.
Interested applicants should submit an updated CV on the web and web portfolio and work samples online to http://www.idws.info. ( We do not consider downloadable PDF or Word Document. Large video files can alternatively be submitted by uploading them to a video sharing site like YouTube or Vimeo and send the links for the video files in the application).
Koc University, one of the top research institutes and a part of a large industrial network in Turkey and its region, is located in Istanbul, an upcoming destination for creative industries, which is quickly growing as a sector in Turkey.