[artinfo] professorship in Generative Art, UdK Berlin

Andreas Broeckmann abroeck at transmediale.de
Mon Oct 30 11:28:43 CET 2006

The following position in the Design Faculty, 
Institute of Time-Based Media, is vacant at Berlin University of the Arts:

Art College Professor (m/f) - BesGr. W 3 -
for the teaching post of "Generative Art / Computational Art"
- limited to 5 years -
Teaching commitment: 18 lectures

Available: soon	Reference: 2/323/06

Tasks: Teaching and research in the area of 
digital art with a focus on software-based and 
electronic-mechanical art expression. Tasks range 
from software art through interactive networked 
screen projects and interactive installations to 
interactive environments. Lectures include 
reflection on and communication of the basics of 
design in practice and the theory of digital 
media art. Other focal areas include 
communication and experimental artistic testing 
of computer-supported and performance-based 
interactive systems; linking audio, video, space 
and items. Basic artistic handling of 
electronics, sensory technology, generativity and 
programming should also be communicated within the framework of lectures.

Requirements: University graduate or evidence of 
equivalent artistic or scientific artistic 
achievements and awards; teaching experience and 
pedagogical skills; excellent practical artistic 
design in the area of digital art; knowledge and 
competence in the communication of programming 
and electronics. Multilingualism of advantage.
Employment requirements in accordance with § 100 
of the law governing Berlin 3rd level colleges (BerlHG).

The University is particularly keen to employ and promote women.

Suitable applicants with documented severe 
disabilities will be given preferential 
consideration. Please indicate your disability in your application.

Applications including comprehensive attachments 
must be submitted to the Universität der Künste 
Berlin, Pers 13, Postfach 12 05 44, 10595 Berlin, 
Germany, indicating the reference quoted above, 
by 30th November 2006. Please also refer to 
www.udk-berlin.de for the job profile.

For cost reasons, attachments to applications can 
only be returned to applicants in the event that 
they include an appropriately stamped envelope.

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