Lecturers in Information Technology and Informatics

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey Department of Library and Information Science

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Part-Time Lecturers (Adjunct Faculty) for the Undergraduate Program in Information Technology and Informatics (Spring 2021)

Department SC&I - Library & Info Science

Salary Salary per Credit

Posting Summary

The Department of Library and Information Science seeks part-time lecturers for its undergraduate program in Information Technology and Informatics. Please see the description of our program at https://comminfo.rutgers.edu/academics/undergraduate/information-technology-and-informatics-major and the list of courses we offer at https://comminfo.rutgers.edu/academics/courses?courses=&program=27. Within your cover letter, please let us know which courses in our program you feel most prepared to teach. Please submit a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for at least three references. You may also upload any evidence of your teaching experience such as sample syllabi or course materials, results of student instructional ratings, or published work.

We welcome applicants with backgrounds in any area of our curriculum, and are especially interested in professionals with interests and abilities to teach in following areas:

· Information assurance and cybersecurity

· Web design and development, especially full-stack development and front-end Javascript frameworks.

· Programming fundamentals, data management, and analytics with Python.

Posting Number -20FA1080

Posting Open Date -11/19/2020

Posting Close Date -03/31/2021

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelors degree required; masters degree strongly preferred; doctoral degree welcome. Professional work experience is typical for our part-time faculty.

Overview

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national research university and the state of New Jersey’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Established in 1766, the university is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States. More than 69,000 students and 22,500 full- and part-time faculty and staff learn, work, and serve the public at Rutgers locations across New Jersey and around the world.

The School of Communication and Information (SC&I) on the Rutgers-New Brunswick campus houses a dynamic community of scholars who conduct engaged research and teach in the areas of communication, information science and information technology, journalism, librarianship, media studies, organizational and health communication, public relations, and other professional practice areas. SC&I has about 2,500 enrolled students and teaches thousands of other Rutgers students in our five undergraduate programs, two masters degrees, an interdisciplinary doctoral program, and non-degree continuing education programs. We value our culture of collegiality and work hard to support the success of our full- and part-time faculty, staff, and students. For more about the school and its activities, see: comminfo.rutgers.edu.

The Department of Library and Information Science is characterized by a research and learning culture that is inclusive, diverse and cohesive, international in scope and local in impact. We believe that information makes a profound difference in the lives of people, communities and organizations. We undertake boundary-breaking research that seeks to understand and enhance people’s lives by enabling and supporting their interactions with information in whatever contexts and forms that may happen. We educate professionals for diverse information service and technology contexts. They are prepared to design, manage, and evaluate systems and services that support people’s and communities’ interactions with information. Our graduates play a leading role in enabling people to create, use, and preserve knowledge. They are people-centered in their work, critical and reflective thinkers, creative problem solvers, and effective communicators.

Quick Link to Posting http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/122763

Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Home Location Campus College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Optional Documents
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Writing Sample 1
  • Transcript (Unofficial)
  • Other Document
  • Teaching Interests