Adjunct Assistant Professor of Interactive Media and Games

University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Interactive Media & Games - Business

School of Cinematic Arts Faculty Los Angeles, California

The Interactive Media & Games Division within USC's School of Cinematic Arts is seeking an adjunct faculty member in the field of Interactive Media and Games with a specialty in the business of games.

We are looking for a working professional with experience managing, marketing, or publishing games in the tabletop or AAA video game space. Our program is a vibrant and exciting community of designers, scholars and researchers, committed to the advancement of the digital arts, and it is situated within a larger school dedicated to the craft of storytelling and user experience from diverse perspectives.

The position will teach professionalization courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level, with topics ranging from games publishing to marketing and management.

Minimum Education:  

  • Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Experience:

  • Experience speaking to or mentoring students in the games industry.

  • 3+ years as an executive working on video games, board games, or interactive media.

  • Good communication skills, project planning, and professional rigor and ethics.

Preferred Education: 

  • Master's Degree in Business or a related field.

Preferred Experience:

  • 7+ years as an executive working on video games, board games, or interactive media.

  • Multiple shipped titles

  • Experience teaching graduate and undergraduate classes in game design.

REQ20100960 Posted Date: 06/06/2021 - Thru date - 2021-07-06