Online Adjunct Instructors – Graphics Game Engine



Job description


Our instructors provide high-quality academic experiences and support students as they work toward their educational goals. Online faculty members work collaboratively in a supportive academic environment, partnering with student advising and the academic team to ensure that each student has support, tools and resources he or she need to be successful.

We are seeking undergraduate level instructors to teach: Graphics Game Engine

GAM-415 Graphics Game Engine

Students get an introduction to advanced graphics topics including skeletal animation, ray tracing, particle integration, lighting, shades and materials. Projects are introduced to implement these important visual effects. The knowledge obtained will be assimilated and applied to a wide range of usages and application. Linear Algebra algorithms will be refreshed and/or introduced specific to the topic at hand. Students will learn the basics of Direct X, Open GL, and Rendering solutions (forward and deferred).

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in IT or a closely related field
  • Teaching experience at the college level
  • Experience as a programmer with strong object-oriented experience
  • C++ programming experience
  • Unreal game engine experience preferred

Instructor expectations

Instructors must be willing to provide a high level of student outreach and have the availability to connect with students, academic advisors and team leads on a frequent basis. Instructors in this course must also be engaging, offering an increased and innovative presence in the online classroom to best serve the student and facilitate student success.  Instructors should expect to provide substantial student feedback and offer a quick turnaround on grades.

About SNHU

If you’re the kind of person who seeks out challenges and goes to work every day prepared to bring your A-game, you’re the kind of candidate we’re looking for at Southern New Hampshire University. We’re a private, nonprofit university with 2,500 traditional full-time students at our Manchester campus and nearly 100,000 students online, making us one of the fastest-growing universities in the country. We have a unique culture of innovation that values collaboration, and we believe every employee has a voice in driving student success. We have been ranked a Best College to Work for eleven years in a row by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Candidates must live in and be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. 

Southern New Hampshire University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, marital or veteran status or any other protected status, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability in admission to, access to, treatment in or employment in its programs and activities.

How to apply

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Why SNHU? Because at Southern New Hampshire University we routinely go above and beyond what is expected of us. Because we believe there are no limits to what you can do, what you can be and what you can achieve.