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: Thursday, May 24, 2018
Closes: Thursday, June 28, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, August 13, 2018

Expected Work Hours

40 - full-time M-F

Reports to

Glenn Royster

Employment Type

Full-time, 9 Month Contract

Minimum Qualifications

An associate’s degree is required in a computer-related discipline to include but not limited to digital art and digital media. Hands-on experience is required 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 are required.  Experience with any of the following technologies is preferred: Autodesk Maya, Autodesk Mudbox, Pixologic ZBrush, Adobe CS6, Epic Games Unreal Engine, YoYo Games GameMaker Studio, Unity 3D, artificial intelligence, motion capture, C++, C#, or Python. 

Preferred Qualifications

Post-secondary and online teaching experience is preferred.  Bilingual is preferred.

Position Description

The Animation and Simulation 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.  This position will include course development where applicable, timely submission of reports, participation on assigned committees, and participation in professional development.  In addition this position serves as a program advisor.  Participation in special events including meetings, orientation, graduation, recruitment activities, college planning processes, and adherence to achieving learning outcomes are required.  Also, this position requires the ability to exert very moderate physical effort in light work, typically involving some combination of stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and could involve 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 are 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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