Library and Information Science, Multiple Faculty Positions, Open Rank – Rutgers

By | August 2, 2017

We welcome applications from scholars whose work intersects with, enhances, and extends the existing focus areas within the Department of Library and Information Science. We encourage applicants whose agendas will develop connections with other units in the school and university and we will give particular consideration to candidates who are conducting interdisciplinary research and teaching in data and computational social science, which are points of growth within the school. Specifically, we are looking to hire assistant, associate, full, or distinguished professors whose research and teaching interests address one or more of the following areas:

Interaction and design, which may include:

  • Human-computer interaction, mobile and ubiquitous computing, interactive information retrieval
  • Universal design, information architecture, UI design
  • Data visualization and representation

Health and wellness informatics, which may include:

  • Design of socio-technical systems for health
  • Health data science
  • Health social informatics

Information cultures and spaces, heritage, and access, which may include:

  • Cultural heritage, curation, preservation and archives
  • Architecture, metadata, linked data, and building dynamic solutions for object preservation and access
  • Information cultures, policies and social justice

Data and computational social science, which may include:

  • Human-centered data science
  • Data mining and machine learning
  • Social media analytics

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