Assistant Lecturer in Game Design
(Permanent Wholetime)
(Reference: HRC/A/83b/18).
Location:  Currently located in DIT Aungier Street, Dublin 2.

The School of Media is seeking to appoint an Assistant Lecturer in Game Design on a Permanent Wholetime Basis.

The role of Assistant Lecturer in Game Design will involve delivering multi-disciplinary and well-rounded education in game conception, design and development with a view to creating students who can innovate in game design across the domains of both entertainment and serious games. The role will also involve the development of DIT as a centre of excellence for research into games.

The ideal candidate will have qualifications in game development, a record of teaching and an active professional/creative portfolio in the games industry with demonstrated interest in all aspects of game design. They will also need significant experience in developing and running game design workshops.

Applicants should have a professional background with evidence of participation in games that have been published.

Technical proficiency across multiple areas of game design is required. S/he will be a creative and innovative individual willing to join a dynamic team supporting the delivery of programmes in game design at both undergraduate and post graduate level.

Candidates should have the ability to work in an interdisciplinary environment; lead new initiatives in game design techniques; contribute to new programme development; and to contribute actively to School, College and Institute activities, reflecting its position as a leading centre for the creative and cultural industries.

Note: At least an MA level qualification is an essential requirement.

Full details available at

Deadline for applications 22nd of Oct. 2018

Posted 8th of Oct, 2018.