Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Technical Games Design

University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield , United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Computing and Engineering

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Technical Games Design

Lecturer: £34,506 - £38,813 per annum

Senior Lecturer: £39,974 - £50,596 per annum

Huddersfield

Permanent

Full Time

Ref: R4532

The School of Computing and Engineering is seeking to recruit a highly qualified and experienced Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Technical Games Design. The person appointed should have a degree and a PhD in Computer Games (or a related area) and will have postdoctoral experience in the subject.  Candidates must have a track record of high quality peer reviewed, international outputs. Candidates without a PhD must enrol onto a PhD programme within twelve months of appointment.

Candidates will need to have knowledge of the entire production cycle of a game development project.  They will also need to have a thorough and up to date knowledge and understanding of the concepts, principles, techniques and theories underpinning Technical Games Design.  Experience of game design across a wide range of devices is also essential.

Experience in and a willingness to undertake administrative duties is also essential.

The post-holder will have effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, be committed to the development of themselves and others and supportive of equal opportunities.  They will be able to work as part of a team and interested in contributing to novel approaches to research and teaching.

For further information please contact Dr Michael O’Grady on 01484 472919, m.ogrady@hud.ac.uk

Skills & Requirements

Candidates must be able to demonstrate evidence of successful undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in computer games with expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • computer games design
  • asset production and management
  • scripting in games engines
  • visual design
  • mechanics
  • production management and scheduling

How to Apply

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit: http://hud.ac/fpf

Closing Date: 12 August 2019

Interview Date: 11 September 2019

Working for Equal Opportunities.

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