The Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (https://luddy.indiana.edu/) at Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in the Department of Informatics to begin on August 1st 2022 in the area of human computer interaction (HCI).
We are particularly interested in candidates who can teach and mentor students in any of the following areas (no order intended): Human Centered Computing, Human Computer Interaction (HCI) broadly defined, Ethnographic Methods in HCI, Design-Oriented HCI, Sustainable Interaction Design (SID) or Sustainable HCI (SHCI), AI and HCI, Social Justice and HCI, UI/UX.
We seek candidates prepared to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education, especially those with experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. Duties will include teaching, research, service, and mentorship of students at the undergraduate, M.S., and PhD levels. New faculty will be part of the HCI/d faculty and will participate in course design.
Applications received before December 1, 2021 will be assured full consideration; however, the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
Candidates should review application requirements, become informed about IU, the Luddy School, and its many opportunities, and apply online:
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Indiana University provides a comprehensive benefits program for full-time appointed employees. Coverage for core benefit plans, such as Basic Life Insurance and a base retirement plan are entirely paid by the University. For detailed benefit options please visit:
IU is renowned for its top-ranked music school, high-performance computing and networking facilities, and performing and fine arts. Luddy School (https://luddy.indiana.edu/index.html) is the first school of its kind and among the largest in the country. Its mission is to excel and lead in research, education, and outreach spanning and integrating the breadth of computing, IT and modern engineering. It includes over 140 faculty and 2800 students. Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost of living and the amenities for an active lifestyle.
The Department of Informatics is the largest of four academic units within the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (SICE). With almost 1200 undergraduate majors, the Informatics undergraduate program is one of the most popular and successful on the Indiana University Bloomington campus. Our graduate programs include 110 Ph.D. students, 6 masters of Informatics students, and 80 masters in HCI/d. The faculty consists of 48 members with backgrounds in disciplines as diverse as physics, sociology, psychology, linguistics, history, design, and computer science.
Links to additional information which may be of interest:
Applicants should have a demonstrable potential for excellence in research and teaching and a PhD in, Informatics, Computer Science, HCI, Design, or a related area expected before August 2022.
Department Contact for Questions:
Questions may be sent to Professor and Search Committee Chair Eli Blevis (firstname.lastname@example.org).
OAA #: 22109-24
Appointment Status: Tenure Track
Internal Number: 11507
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.