[Asis-l] Indiana University faculty positions
shawd at indiana.edu
Fri Sep 16 14:34:32 EDT 2005
Indiana University's (IU) School of Library and Information Science (SLIS)
invites applications for two full-time faculty positions on its Bloomington
1. Associate/Full Professor: The successful candidate will have a record of
internationally recognized research, a strong commitment to teaching, and hold
a doctoral degree in an appropriate field.
2. Assistant/Associate Professor: Successful candidates will hold or be close
to completing a doctoral degree. Applicants with strong research and teaching
interests in digital libraries, broadly construed, are especially encouraged to
The school's research agenda encompasses social and cognitive analyses of
interactions among people, organizations, technologies and information. SLIS
maintains excellent working relations with colleagues in other academic units.
Information about the school's faculty, degree programs, research centers and
scholarly activities can be found at our website (http://www.slis.indiana.edu).
SLIS has a highly productive, interdisciplinary faculty whose backgrounds
include computer science, information science, instructional systems
technology, librarianship, linguistics, political science, psychology, and
sociology. In addition to the Master of Library Science (MLS) degree, the
school offers the Master of Information Science (MIS), a Ph.D. in Information
Science, and a post-master's specialization in Library and Information Science
as well as numerous dual/joint degree programs.
Indiana University Bloomington is a major public research university with 1,700
faculty and 38,000 students. The beautiful campus, situated in one of the top
ten "best college towns" in the U.S., hosts 110 research centers and
institutes, as well as a wide array of distinguished academic departments and
schools. Indiana University's library collections are among the largest in the
nation, and the university's computing infrastructure is consistently rated one
of the best in the U.S.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer,
offering a full range of benefits, including TIAA/CREF. Salary is competitive,
commensurate with qualifications and experience. Informal inquiries are
strongly encouraged, and can be made to Dr. Alice Robbin, senior position
search committee chair (arobbin at indiana.edu), or Debora Shaw, junior position
search committee chair (shawd at indiana.edu).
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