Positions in Digital Cultural Studies
Stony Brook University, as part of a major, multi-departmental initiative in Digital Arts, Culture, and Technology, seeks scholars whose focus is digital cultural studies. Desirable areas of specialties include visual culture; new media arts; participatory digital culture; diasporic cultures, globalization and cross-culturally in the digital era; history/philosophy of digital media/art/music/technology; digital narrative, games and gaming. Responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate instruction, supervision of student research and writing, dissertation direction, advising, and departmental and University service.
The successful candidate will likely be based in Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies, Art, or Music, and will teach in one or more of these programs and others as appropriate. Hiring at the rank of assistant professor is anticipated. Exceptional candidates may be considered at higher rank. Ph.D. and a record of scholarship and teaching at levels appropriate to rank are expected.
Application review will begin on 20 March 2007 and will continue until the position is filled. Send letter of application, C.V., at least three letters of reference, statement of teaching interests/philosophy, and a representative writing sample to: Digital Media Search, Office of the Provost, 407 Administration Building, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-1401, USA.