Tuesday, October 13, 2009


Open Rank
Gaming and Digital Culture
Department of English
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The English Department at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee seeks a
scholar-practitioner for an assistant professor, associate professor, or professor
position in gaming and digital culture.

Along with a focus on digital gaming, the ideal candidate will teach and collaborate
across some combination of areas related to gaming: Narrative, Literature, Digital
literature and culture, Identity and sexuality, Global culture, or Futures of the book.
Candidates with expertise that combines both theoretical and technical knowledge in the
area of interactive media technologies, plus a proven ability to teach courses that
integrate the composition and critique of digital texts, are especially encouraged to

Requirements: PhD/ABD in English, Media, or related field; a significant research agenda,
and a strong record of publication or indication of promise in publications. Please
provide a letter of application, vita, a sample of scholarly production, a short
statement of research interest, and three letters of reference; we also welcome
submissions of samples of digital production (on CD/DVD or provide URL in
cover letter), if applicable. Position is open until filled; review of applications will
begin on November 1, 2009. Applications must be made electronically through the UWM
web site at www.jobs.uwm.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=51120.

If you have any questions about the position, please contact Anne Frances Wysocki, chair
of the search committee, at awysocki@uwm.edu

The University of Wisconsin is an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer.


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