The Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University (IU) Bloomington invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Informatics Department to begin on August 1, 2022. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research explores the social and ethical implications of artificial intelligence and other computing technologies, including but not limited to algorithmic bias, social justice, the future of work, sustainability, and/or health and wellness.
The Department of Informatics is the largest of four academic units within the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering. With almost 1200 undergraduate majors, the Informatics undergraduate program is one of the most popular and successful on the Indiana University Bloomington campus. The faculty consists of 48 members with backgrounds in disciplines as diverse as physics, sociology, linguistics, history, and computer science.
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 research, teaching multi-level courses both online and in person, participating in course design and assessment, and service to the School.
The Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (https://luddy.indiana.edu/) is the first of its kind and among the largest in the country. Its mission is to excel and lead in education, research, and outreach spanning and integrating the full breadth of computing, information technology and modern engineering. It includes over 140 faculty and 2800 students. In addition to Informatics, it includes the departments of Computer Science, Information and Library Science, and Intelligent Systems Engineering.
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: https://hr.iu.edu/benefits/neweeo/prof-index.html
Located in the wooded rolling hills of southern Indiana, Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost of living and the amenities for an active lifestyle. IU is renowned for its top-ranked music school, high performance computing and networking facilities, and performing and fine arts.
Applicants should have a demonstrable potential for excellence in research and teaching and a PhD in computer science, informatics, information science, STS, sociology, or a related field expected before August 2022.
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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.