Digital Video VFX Professor

University of Advancing Technology - Tempe, AZ3.3

Full-time
The Digital Video degree prepares students to become the creative technologists who work behind the scenes to bring images to life. The University of Advancing Technology is looking for an industry professional to take on the role of developing and delivering digital video and special effects courses that ensure UAT students achieve their desired learning outcomes, complete their programs, and have an exceptional SyncFlex learning experience. We are interested in candidates who have demonstrated excellence in visual effect experience and a commitment to building an active and guided scholarly environment.

Pedagogy:
University of Advancing Technology’s Synchronic Learning model is designed especially for students of advancing technology. Tailored to both undergraduate and graduate students, Synchronic Learning provides an education framework that prepares superior graduates to become tomorrow’s innovators. This model embodies UAT’s methodologies, curricula, and people dedicated to fostering an environment of innovation that promotes demonstrated mastery and job readiness. An integral part of this framework is SyncFlex, a flexible learning approach with an emphasis on mentored education that provides real project experience to cultivate superior graduates.

Adobe After Effects
NUKE software by The Foundry
Green Screen Keying (filming and lighting)
Team VFX Management Shotgun Software
Avid Editing Software
Premiere Editing Software
Final Cut Pro Editing
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Mocha
Rotoscoping
MotionBuilder Software
3DStudio Max or Maya
Video experience working with cameras such as A7 or Blackmagic Cine