Adjunct Instructor-Motion Design
Title – Adjunct Instructor
Start Date – Spring Semester,
Department – Animation +
Motion Design (3 credits)
Monday and Wednesday 8:30am
In this course, students use
digital visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing tools to create and
enhance video, animation, static design elements and typography for cinema,
television, user interfaces and web applications. Topics such as timing,
rhythm, and contrast are examined as they relate to creating unique design for
a specific audience. In addition, students engage with professional use of
type, sound and design principles to effectively communicate ideas. This course
has a heavy emphasis on critique and the development of a critical vision with
regard to motion design.
MFA and/or professional/studio
experience is required. Three years of higher education teaching experience
The candidate must have a strong
working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite with a fluency in After Effects.
The applicant is expected to have knowledge in the history and contemporary
applications of motion graphics for animation, web, games and other time-based
Position takes place in an educational environment; manual
dexterity to use computers is required. Availability to participate in
end-of-semester critiques and preparation of student work for exhibition at the
spring In House event is required.
How To Apply:
Please forward a letter of interest, teaching philosophy,
c.v., a list of three professional references, portfolio and examples student
work to: to the Human Resource department at Montserrat College of Art, firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line
“Motion Design”. Application deadline: December 11,
December 11, 2018
About this Organization:
Montserrat is a young, dynamic professional college of art located on Boston's North Shore. We offer a 4-year BFA degree as well as Pre-College, Continuing Education, and Young Artists' programs.