Rutgers University-Camden seeks to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate professor as founding Director for the Digital Studies Center in the College of Arts and Sciences. The center will serve as the campus’s hub for scholarship and interdisciplinary research in digital studies. Candidate’s field of expertise is open, but should be knowledgeable about interdisciplinary work involving the humanities, fine arts, computing and social sciences.
This is a ten-month, tenure-track faculty position with teaching and administrative responsibilities. The founding Director will help shape the vision for the Rutgers-Camden Digital Studies Center consistent with the academic mission of the College of Arts and Sciences. The director will coordinate an interdisciplinary academic program in digital studies for undergraduate and graduate students. Additional administrative responsibilities include assisting with fundraising, as well as oversight for budgeting, planning, staffing and daily operations for the center.