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School Seeks New Faculty Member for 2014

February 17, 2014

Wayne State University’s School of Library and Information Science seeks one tenure-track faculty member at the assistant, associate, or full professor rank to teach in its ALA-accredited MLIS program.  The position is for a nine-month contract with an option for summer teaching and includes generous health insurance, retirement benefits and funding for professional development, conferences, and seminars. 

Screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Reporting to the Associate Dean of the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS), serving as an advisor to SLIS students, and providing service to SLIS, the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor will perform research and teach in one or more of the areas noted in the position description:  digital content management, information visualization, data analytics, data/text mining, social media, plus teach one of the SLIS core courses.   Candidates should have the ability to teach face-to-face, fully online, and blended courses.

Please see the position description below for complete details: