The School of Information Sciences is accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in a range of areas supporting the MS in Information Management, the MS in Library and Information Science, and the BS in Information Science. Courses may be scheduled on campus or online (mostly synchronous) via Canvas and Zoom. Adjunct faculty are sought for upcoming semesters starting Fall 2023.
Currently needed areas include all aspects of library and information science, but especially:
Business analytics / business intelligence
Database design or database scaling
Information consulting and competitive intelligence
Information modeling / first order logic & reasoning
Library outreach and community partnerships
Library services with and for Indigenous peoples
Library social work
Machine learning fundamentals or applications
Object-oriented and functional programming (all levels)
Statistical methods and reproducibility
Technical project management
MS/MA or PhD in information technology, library and information science, computer science, or a related area
Prior relevant teaching or training experience
Relevant service in professional organizations
For full consideration, please complete your candidate profile at https://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your letter of application (including an indication of your expertise in needed curricular areas), resume, and names of three professional references February 1, 2023, or May 1, 2023.
Adjunct faculty positions remain open until they are filled.
Candidates may be offered an affiliate, non-service appointment initially; when teaching need is determined, salary and service will be commensurate with course load.
Required Education and Experience:
BS or BA in information technology, library and information science, computer science, or a related area.
Academic training or work experience in needed curricular areas. These areas may change depending on enrollments.
Master's or doctoral degree in information technology, library and information science, computer science, or a related area.
Candidates may be offered an affiliate, non-service appointment initially, when teaching need is determined salary and service will be commensurate with course load. The expected start date is as soon as possible after 5/1/2023. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Application Procedures & Deadline Information
Applications must be received by 6:00 pm (CST) on 5/1/2023. Apply for this position using the Apply Now button at the top or bottom of this posting. Applications not submitted through https://jobs.illinois.edu will not be considered. For further information about this specific position, please contact William Underwood at email@example.com. For questions regarding the application process, please contact 217-333-2137.
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