DescriptionThe University of Washington Information School (iSchool) is seeking a creative individual to teach in the areas of web development, information architecture, or data management. iSchool lecturers focus on teaching, pedagogy, working with diverse populations, and bringing professional experience into the classroom to create exceptional learning opportunities. Our new colleagues will join a broad-based, inclusive Information School with multiple degree programs committed to the values of leadership, innovation, and diversity. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
We are seeking individuals with deep expertise in one or more of the following areas:
Information Architecture including stakeholder analysis, site analysis and heuristics, content and site structure, information flow and presentation, information organization, site layout and labeling, wireframing, search/information retrieval, web analytics, search engine optimization
Data management including database management systems, data analytics, business intelligence, data warehousing, big data, eScience.
This is a full-time 9-month appointment with faculty voting rights anticipated at the rank of Lecturer Full-time or Senior Lecturer Full-time commensurate with qualifications and experience (opportunities to teach in the summer may become available). Applicants must have a Masters Degree or equivalent degree by date of appointment. Three years of professional experience and prior teaching experience is desirable.
Review of applications will begin September 1, 2013, and continue until the positions are filled. Selected candidates will be invited for campus visits. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.
Applicants may find further information about the Information School at ischool.uw.edu. Application packages should include: CV, a letter of intent, statement of teaching philosophy (2-3 pages), diversity statement (see below), and names and contact information for three references. These should be sent via email, with “Lecturer” in the subject line, to:
Dr. Matthew Saxton (iApply@uw.edu)
Chair, Lecturer Search Committee
UW, Information School
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:44 UTC