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Arts, Humanities, and Complex Networks
2nd Leonardo satellite symposium at NetSci2011

Leonardo/ISAST and Leonardo/Olats are pleased to announce the second Leonardo satellite symposium at NetSci2011 on Arts, Humanities, and Complex Networks. The aim of the symposium is to foster cross-disciplinary research on complex systems within or with the help of arts and humanities. Find out more


LEA Call for Papers - ISEA 2011
Deadline extended

For ISEA2011 Istanbul, Leonardo Electronic Almanac is planning to develop a series of international synergies with a wide range of institutions that will take the form of pre-symposia, seminars and workshops leading to the main conference event. These activities will allow the development of panels, foci areas, curatorial and research projects as well as art and science collaborations. All deadlines have been extended to January 15, 2011. Find out more


Donau Universitat Krems Joins Leonardo Affiliate Membership Program

Leonardo/ISAST is pleased to welcome the MediaArtHistories program at Donau Universitat Krems into the Leonardo Affiliate Membership program. The postgraduate program MediaArtHistories at the Department for Image Science at Donau Universitat Krems offers a two-year low-residency M.A. degree and is based on the international praxis and expertise in curation, collecting, preserving & archiving and researching in the media arts. Find out more

Opportunities and Community Announcements

UC Santa Barbara Media Arts and Technology Graduate Program
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

The Media Arts and Technology Program at the University of California, Santa Barbara, invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level. The department seeks candidates who will establish a vigorous research and teaching program in computer graphics, scientific/information visualization, or a related field applicable to immersive, interactive, and distributed environments, working with high-dimensional data generated in scientific and artistic domains. Find out more

New Collaborative Research Projects in Digital Media Arts
UCSC's Digital Arts and New Media MFA Program

The Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) MFA Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz is initiating new collaborative research projects in the context of the program's ongoing research. Collaborating with faculty and contributing to digital media arts research is a critical component of each student's experience in the DANM MFA program. MFA program application deadline: February 1, 2011. Find out more

Associate Professor, Digital + Media, Rhode Island School of Design

Rhode Island School of Design seeks a forward thinking and experienced artist/designer, educator and scholar for the position of Associate Professor in its highly regarded Graduate Department of Digital + Media, with the expectation that this individual will also serve as the appointed Department Head starting July 2011. Find out more

University at Buffalo Media Study - Graduate Programs
Call for Applications

The Department of Media Study at The University of Buffalo is renowned for its pioneering contributions to film, video and sound art practices and theory. Today, Media Study adds to these existing strengths conceptual and computational media with a diversity very few art departments can match. Candidates accepted in Media Study's graduate program work together with artists, thinkers and theorists whose work and research deliver formative contributions to current practices and discourses in media arts. Deadline to apply is January 15, 2011. Find out more