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New York University Part-Time Instructor, IDM in Brooklyn, New York

The Integrated Design & Media (IDM) Program at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering is searching for part-time, non-tenured (adjunct) instructors.

We invite applicants to teach one or more graduate or undergraduate courses, with a start date of January 23, 2023. We presently seek instructors for our undergraduate video and photography course Still and Moving Images. We also welcome applicants with ideas for special topic courses to submit proposals in their cover letter.

You should be an excellent teacher with a graduate degree or ten years of relevant professional experience. Applicants with a hybrid academic or professional background (e.g. art/design and engineering/science) are especially encouraged to apply. You must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States. Compensation is in accordance with NYU’s bargaining agreement with ACT-UAW Local 7902.

Please submit the following materials electronically:

  • A cover letter introducing yourself and identifying which course(s) you are applying to teach

  • A current CV or resume

  • Teaching evaluations (if available)

  • Names and contact information for at least two references

We will begin to review applications immediately until we fill the position(s); we encourage you to submit early.

About Us

New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. NYU Tandon faculty are world renowned leaders in science and technology, with a strong commitment to research, innovation, and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world. With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

The Integrated Design & Media Program (previously known as Integrated Digital Media) is a place that fosters creative practice, design research and multidisciplinary experimentation with emerging media technologies. IDM is a “STEAM” program - combining artistic inquiry with scientific research and technological practice to explore the social, cultural and ethical potentials of emerging technologies. We focus on how to create new experiences with technologies but also on what is worth making and why.

NYU Tandon is committed to substantially increase the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups in STEM and we encourage candidates from such groups to apply. We aspire to create a climate where diversity and inclusion are not only appreciated but considered an asset for creativity and innovation, and we seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. We take pride in our high numbers of female students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. NYU belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches, and our faculty are supported by a range of work-life balance programs provided by theNYU Office of Work Life.

Additional Information

In compliance with NYC’s Pay Transparency Act, the contact hour rate for this position is $149.25. This rate is based on the collective bargaining agreement with Local 7902.

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