Student Researcher / DIGITAL ANIMATOR

Pay rate: $15/hr; 10 hours/week

Seeking undergraduate research assistant to contribute to a collaborative and interdisciplinary project devoted to reimagining eighteenth-century architectural illustrations and maps by Giovanni Piranesi, housed in USC’s Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections. Under the guidance of project staff, the Student Researcher will join a team to produce digital animations of historical images that will be incorporated in the developing pages at digitalpiranesi.org.

Start date: Sept 3, 2020 (tentative)

Eligibility: Current UofSC undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher; Any discipline may apply; a student majoring in (or with significant coursework in) Media Arts, Computer Science, or Graphic Design, is preferred. The position will use Adobe’s After Effects.

Deadline to apply: August 15th, please submit a detailed cv (including any training or work experience in digital animation) and a cover letter describing your interest in this position to Jeanne Britton (jbritton@mailbox.sc.edu), Curator, Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections.