Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana
Internal Number: 14031
Department: IU Bloomington Informatics
The Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University-Bloomington invites applications for a non-tenure track lecturer position in the Informatics department to begin on August 1, 2023. Informatics aims to teach students to critically examine technologies from multiple viewpoints (social, technical, etc.), find ways to solve problems using technology, and be able to effectively utilize different technologies to implement solutions (e.g., programming, prototyping, etc.).
We are particularly interested in candidates who can teach our core courses in any of the following areas: security, introductory and advanced programming (Python), database development, web design, application development, mobile development, or project management related to those areas.
In addition to both online and in person teaching, lecturers also supervise associate instructors and undergraduate teaching assistants assigned to their classes, develop laboratory material, grade, and perform other duties as assigned. Service is an important component of all faculty positions.
Lecturers at Indiana University are valued members of the faculty who support the teaching mission of the Luddy School through excellence in pedagogical practice, service to the school and academic programs, and inquiry into the advancement of pedagogy in computing or other professional development. After successfully completing a probationary period, lecturers are eligible for long-term contracts and promotion to Senior Lecturer rank. Senior Lecturers become eligible for promotion to Teaching Professor.
We seek candidates prepared to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. The strongest candidates can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations.
Salary is 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 information please visit https://hr.iu.edu/
Basic Qualifications:Candidates should possess a Master's of Science (MS) or higher degree in Informatics, Computer Science, Information Science, or a related discipline, or equivalent tested experience and mastery in industry, and should be able to demonstrate a record of teaching excellence and enthusiasm.
Applications received before December 1, 2022 will be assured full consideration; however, the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Candidates should review application requirements and apply online at:
IU is renowned for its top-ranked music school, high-performance computing and networking facilities, and performing and fine arts. The Luddy School (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 research, education, and outreach spanning, and integrating the breadth of computing, IT and modern engineering. It includes over 140 faculty and 2700 students. 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.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.
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Candidates should possess a Master's of Science (MS) or higher degree in Informatics, Computer Science, Information Science, or a related discipline, or equivalent tested experience and mastery in industry, and should be able to demonstrate a record of teaching excellence and enthusiasm.
About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.
IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.
By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.