Interlochen Arts Camp Motion Picture Arts Department is seeking an Animation Instructor to a three week session of the Intermediate Animation Camp and an Intermediate Animation Elective. The dates of the agreement are 7/15/19-8/3/19. The instructor is responsible for planning instruction, studios, and exercises during the core camp program. The stipend for this position is based on experience.
This is an excellent leadership opportunity for an individual who plans to pursue a career in the arts or teaching, working alongside dedicated and experienced faculty. The Instructor will have an MPA - Animation Assistant to help support the program.
Major Responsibilities & Duties:
The Animation Instructor will plan and execute hands-on animation coursework, managing labs/studios, daily classroom, screenings and presentations with general organization and upkeep of animation technology and resources.
The Animation Instructor will help with the department's public and community programs as appropriate including demonstrations, evening presentations, extracurricular activities and Collage.
Must be College Graduate, MFA Animation preferred
Must be proficient in a range of animation, editing and camera technology with a firm understanding of character and visual story
The Camp enrolls nearly 2500 students, of which 8% are international, and over 25% are racial/ethnic minorities.
Interlochen is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, racial/ethnic minorities and other individuals from underrepresented groups.
Housing and Meals:
A $10.00/night stipend is included in your agreement to go towards the cost of your housing choice. On-campus housing is subject to availability. (early arrival/late stay requests, if available, will be paid in full by the employee). Lunch is included with your agreement and is available to you through our various cafeterias on campus.
Required documents for application are: cover letter/letter of interest, resume, and a current listing of three references. You can additionally upload this information during the submission of the application process by selecting "Apply and continue to upload documents" button. Please upload all of your information in ONE DOCUMENT in a pdf format.
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More information about Interlochen Center for the Arts:
Interlochen Center for the Arts MISSION
To engage and inspire people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts.
THE CORE PURPOSE
To ignite lifelong passion for the arts
THE CORE VALUES
Nurturing, Inspiring, Transforming, Enlightening and Enduring
Interlochen Center for the Arts includes:
Interlochen Arts Academy
Interlochen Arts Academy, a fine arts boarding high school, offers the highest quality artistic training combined with comprehensive college-preparatory academics. The Academy also offers post-graduate opportunities.
Interlochen Arts Camp
Young artists from around the world gather at Interlochen each summer to learn, create and perform alongside leading artists and instructors. Programs are offered to students in grades three through twelve.
Interlochen College of Creative Arts
Adult artists thrive on opportunities to learn and express themselves creatively. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in a variety of arts disciplines.
Interlochen Public Radio
Classical Music: 88.7 FM, Interlochen; 88.5 FM, Mackinaw City; 94.7 FM, Traverse City and 100.9 FM, East Jordan/Charlevoix
News Radio: 91.5 FM, Traverse City; 90.1 FM, Harbor Springs/Petoskey; 89.7 FM, Manistee/Ludington. Streaming online at ipr.interlochen.org. Through two listener-supported broadcast services, Interlochen Public Radio (IPR) connects northwest Michigan with arts, news and culture on a global scale. IPR also gives significant focus to local and regional news, information and artists.
Interlochen brings dozens of world-renowned artists to northwest Michigan, enhancing the regions position on the global arts map. Interlochen presents more than 600 events each year by students, faculty and guest artists, making Interlochen one of the nations largest arts presenters.