[game_edu] *CS* game academic jobs & an industry job
DPreston at collinscollege.edu
Mon Dec 8 15:42:32 EST 2008
Also, if you know someone who is interested to get back into the
industry, there's a great position for a Game Programmer at Rock Star
Games' San Diego location that may include three months of training in
Oxford, England. They would definitely be interested in someone with
The position isn't widely advertised, so if you know someone who may be
interested, have them contact Adam Glogower at Rock Star Games.
Adam.Glogower at rockstargames.com
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From: game_edu-bounces at igda.org [mailto:game_edu-bounces at igda.org] On
Behalf Of Justine Bizzocchi
Sent: Monday, December 08, 2008 12:23 PM
To: IDGA Education
Subject: Re: [game_edu] where to post *CS* game academic job
I suggest that the SIGGRAPH interest group of ACM is an excellent place
look. This group has a specific list for jobs in the games industry, as
well as academia (siggraph_careers at siggraph.org). You would probably
folks who may have both industry and academic experience, as well as
traditional academics with the skills you want who are interested in the
University/Industry Liaison Office
Simon Fraser University
T: 778-782-7508 (Surrey)
T: 778-782-8592 (Burnaby)
E: justine at sfu.ca
"game_edu-request at igda.org" <game_edu-request at igda.org> wrote:
> Subject: [game_edu] Where to post *CS* (technical) game design
> academic job positions?
> To: game_edu at igda.org
> Message-ID: <492C1CB6.8020909 at cs.gmu.edu>
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> In March I asked where to advertise for assistant professor positions
> for artists in game design. This got a number of helpful responses
> (thanks!) but spawned a monster thread (see http://tinyurl.com/5h7g5h
> So... risking another monster thread, I'm back with the following:
> GMU will soon be advertising for a position in the *Computer Science*
> department doing computer game design and development. This is a
> tenure-track PhD *CS* position rather than an artist-oriented position
> (of course, we're very interested in those who do both!).
> Ordinarily in CS we'd post to CACM, IEEE Spectrum, cra.org, etc., the
> usual haunts of those looking for CS academic jobs. But I've observed
> that it can be challenging to find PhDs in CS fields related to
> game design/development who also know enough about the tools and mores
> of the industry to be really good at teaching the topic.
> So: where else should we post? Where does that rare PhD who Knows the
> Game Industry lurk?
> - Gamasutra/Game Developer Magazine? Or is that really too dominated
> people looking for industrial jobs?
> - This honorable list?
> - Some secret location in the GDC?
> - etc.
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