Computer Graphics – CISC 454/3.0
School of Computing
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON CAN K7L 2N8
The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching a course in Computer Graphics ( CISC 454/3.0 ). This is an on-campus, advance course with an expected enrolment of ~25 students. Candidates must be enrolled in a M.Sc. or PhD programme, and teaching experience preferably at the University level in Computer Science. This is a winter term appointment for the period January 1, 2015 to April 30, 2015, with classes in session from January 5, 2015 to April 10, 2015 .
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the University. A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Teaching Fellow position as defined by the Collective Agreement for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows at Queen’s University between PSAC and Queen’s University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria.
Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, and a short note or email from at least one referee, normally their supervisor, as well as any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a teaching dossier or student evaluations, etc. Please arrange to have applications and supporting documentation sent directly to:
Dr Selim Akl, Director
School of Computing
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 2N8
Applications will be received until September 4, 2014. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.cs.queensu.ca
CISC-454/3.0 Computer Graphics
Introduction to computer graphics, including a review of current hardware; modeling and transformations in two and three dimensions; visual realism: perspective, hidden surface elimination, and shading; colour models; applications in several fields.
PREREQUISITES CISC 235/3.0, a 1st year course in Linear Algebra, third- or fourth-year standing.
Posted: August 20/2014