Animation and Simulation Instructor

Animation and Simulation Instructor


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


Commensurate with education level and experience


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Closes: Friday, May 18, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, August 13, 2018

Expected Work Hours

M-F full-time

Reports to

Glenn Royster

Employment Type

Full-time, 9 Month Contract

Minimum Qualifications

An associate’s degree in a computer-related discipline to include but not limited to: digital art and digital media. Hands-on experience with: simulation, virtual reality, animation, game development, graphic design, or 3D modeling. The ability to differentiate colors and shades of color, visual acuity to determine depth perception, and ability to visually inspect small pixel groups.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with any of the following technologies: Autodesk Maya, Autodesk Mudbox, Pixologic, ZBrush, Adobe CS6, Epic Games Unreal Engine, YoYo Cames GameMaker Studio, Unity 3D, artificial intelligence, motion capture, C++, C#, or Python. Community college or post-secondary teaching, online teaching experience and bilingual is preferred but not required.

Position Description

The simulation and animation instructor is responsible for teaching an average of 18-20 contact hours per week. Teaching assignments may include on-campus and off-campus classes during the day, evening, weekend, and online. Course development where applicable, timely submission of reports, participation on assigned committees, and participation in professional development.  Service as a program advisor, participation in required special events including meetings, orientation, and graduation, recruitment activities, participation in college planning processes, and adherence to achieving learning outcomes.

Supplemental Information:

The ability to exert very moderate physical effort in light work, typically involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which involves some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (up to 20 pounds) and occasionally heavier weight (up to 50 pounds). Oral and written communications skills and a license to operate a motor vehicle is required.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, NC, the college serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications and post-secondary transcripts via ApplicantOne at  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applications will be screened and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.


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