Lecturer/Lecturer below the bar in 3D Modelling, Animation and Digital Fabrication at University of Limerick

Company: University of Limerick

Location: Limerick, Ireland
Type: Full-Time
Category: Teaching


The post holder will work as a member of the team responsible for the delivery of (i) undergraduate programmes in computer games development, digital media design and music, media & performance technology and (ii) postgraduate programmes in computer games, arts and technology, and interaction and experience design that are currently provided by the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the areas of 3D modelling/animation and digital fabrication. The post holder will have expertise in some or all of the following: digital modelling, animation and rendering software, computational design tools such as Maya, Unreal, Cinema 4D, Houdini or their open source counterparts Blender, Natron, Godot etc. The post holder will contribute to the research culture and research output of the Department (CSIS) and Faculty in research areas that are aligned with Lero (The Irish Software Research Centre) and/or Confirm (Centre for Smart Manufacturing), and/or the Health Research Institute (HRI), as well as interdepartmental and interfaculty research. The post holder will also participate in course delivery, management and development for the Department.


Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will have:
/ Doctoral degree (level 10 NFQ) pertaining to the domain of 3D animation or digital fabrication or related disciplines. Alternatively, a doctoral degree in a related area and demonstrated 5 or more years of experience in games engines, VR, AR, digital fabrication or related disciplines.

An active research and publication record in at least 2 of the following areas:
/ Interaction design
/ Games development
/ Virtual and augmented reality
/ Experimental media and digital art
/ Design and fabrication of full-scale development prototypes
/ Applications of machine learning and AI
/ Video editing and projection mapping
/ Demonstrated expertise in 3D modelling/animation and digital fabrication

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