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Adjunct Instructor in Virtual Reality Filmmaking
Emerson College Los Angeles Center

Los Angeles, CA

Adjunct Instructor in Virtual Reality Filmmaking at Emerson Los Angeles Center (ELA)

Emerson College’s Los Angeles Center is seeking an instructor for an undergraduate course in Virtual Reality (VR) Filmmaking for the Fall 2017 semester. This hands-on, production course engages students with varying degrees of proficiency and expertise in VR in creating 360 degree video as well as computer generated Virtual Reality experiences in Unity and other industry-standard software.

The ideal candidate will have experience teaching at the undergraduate level as well as significant professional experience and achievement in Virtual Reality media fields. An advanced degree in filmmaking or related field is strongly preferred.

Affiliated faculty at ELA work under the supervision of the Academic Director and in consultation with the chairs and senior faculty at the appropriate academic department at Emerson’s Boston campus. The appointment begins Aug 30, 2017 and ends December 8, 2017. Compensation for the 14 week term will be $5,625.

Interested applicants should submit a CV, cover letter, and evidence of teaching effectiveness through the online application portal at

Emerson College Los Angeles Center (ELA) is a residential program for Emerson juniors and seniors in the heart of Hollywood. Up to 215 students can enroll in the fall and spring semesters. Students who participate in the ELA program gain valuable internship experience, build connections with other students and key players in their chosen fields, and create a footprint in the local community by participating in community service programs.

Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversity—in people, in the curriculum, in the co-curriculum, and in the college’s intellectual, social, cultural, and geographical communities. Emerson endorses a framework of inclusive excellence, which recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities.

Emerson College is the nation’s only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts. It is located in the theater district in the dynamic, multi-cultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major media outlets, arts institutions, and research centers. The college enrolls approximately 4,500 undergraduate and graduate students from 75 countries and all 50 states.


Deadline: 07-31-2017

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